Oregon Will Give Washington A Voice In Developing Portland Freeway Tolls

Early morning traffic crosses the Interstate 5 bridge, which spans the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington states in Vancouver, Wash. Washington will get a bigger role in helping develop a plan for congestion-relief tolls on Portland area freeways, Oregon transportation officials promised Monday. The officials said Washington will get three voting members on the 15-20 person advisory committee developing the plan. Previously, Washington was given just one voting slot,…

WA Portland OR Zone Forecast

WA Portland OR Zone Forecast for Sunday, September 17, 2017 _____ 858 FPUS56 KPQR 180338 ZFPPQR Zone Forecasts for Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington National Weather Service Portland OR 838 PM PDT Sun Sep 17 2017 Spot Temperatures are for Tonight, Monday, Monday Night, Tuesday, Tuesday Night, and Wednesday. WAZ021-181145- South Washington Coast- Including the cities of Raymond, Long Beach, Ocean Park, Naselle, Cathlamet, and Cape Disappointment 838 PM PDT…

Discovering The Best Of Portland, Oregon

Known as the Multnomah County seat and the largest city in all of Oregon, Portland has an impressive array of attractions and activities to suit virtually any taste. Visitors to this vibrant metropolis will have no shortage of things do so, see, taste and enjoy. Those with children can anticipate a seemingly endless menu of choices when it comes to education and entertainment in and around Portland. The Oregon Museum…

Cheryl Strayed’s guide to Portland, Oregon

(CNN) — In the 20-plus years I’ve lived in Portland, I’ve always lived on the east side. I love all of this beautiful city I call home, but I decided to keep my itinerary to my favorite side of town. My perfect Portland Eastside day begins with breakfast at the City State Diner on NE 28th Avenue. It’s got an old school vibe with a modern, Portland touch. Their many…

Oregon State squeaks past Portland State in home opener

CORVALLIS — A 46-yard field-goal attempt from a kicker whose name was not even on Portland State’s numerical roster hooked wide right, and Oregon State’s players began to celebrate. The Beavers avoided the level of disaster still reserved for the likes of Sacramento State and Eastern Washington, two lower-division foes that pulled early-season upsets against the Beavers in the past decade. They squeaked past Portland State 35-32 in Saturday afternoon’s…