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Somebody's Watching Younew

We live in a surveillance state. Oregonians may not realize the ways in which law enforcement can already spy on them, in at least one case to a degree unmatched in any other state.
Willamette Week  |  Nigel Jaquiss  |  12-17-2015  |  Civil Liberties

PDX to Trump: Drop Deadnew

How David Douglas School District proves Donald Trump wrong.
Willamette Week  |  Beth Slovic  |  12-11-2015  |  Elections

The Newest Portlandersnew

Meet the refugees from the most violent places on the planet.
Willamette Week  |  Leah Sottile  |  10-02-2015  |  Immigration

Rat Talenew

Portland cops hired a snitch. But he was already working for somebody else.
Willamette Week  |  Aaron Mesh  |  09-02-2015  |  Drugs


How a tiny Portland company got mixed up in gaming’s biggest controversy.
Willamette Week  |  Matthew Korfhage  |  08-12-2015  |  Features

Spirit in the Skynew

How Greenpeace’s high-wire protesters captured the world’s attention—and how Portland gently let them down.
Willamette Week  |  Staff  |  08-06-2015  |  Environment

How To Talk To Your Parents About Weednew

Now that weed is going legal in Oregon, your mom and dad may have some questions. Here’s what to tell them.
Willamette Week  |  Major E. Skinner  |  01-28-2015  |  Drugs

Oregon Says Yes to Marijuananew

Voters approve making recreational marijuana legal.
Willamette Week  |  Aaron Mesh  |  11-05-2014  |  Elections

In the Company of Strangersnew

I spent a week renting from Airbnb, Uber and other sharing-economy startups.
Willamette Week  |  Aaron Mesh  |  08-26-2014  |  Business & Labor

Transgender at Tennew

Lynne's father refused to believe his son was really a girl. What changed?
Willamette Week  |  Kate Willson  |  08-08-2014  |  LGBT

Meet the Marijuana Money Mennew

These eccentric billionaires have the cash that could legalize pot in Oregon.
Willamette Week  |  Sami Edge and Rebecca Turley  |  07-30-2014  |  Drugs

80 Million Paige Viewsnew

The making of a You Tube Star.
Willamette Week  |  Rebecca Jacobson  |  07-30-2014  |  Tech

All Stacked Up And No Place To Gonew

Psychiatric patients are being warehoused in Portland’s emergency rooms in growing numbers.
Willamette Week  |  Nigel Jaquiss  |  07-18-2014  |  Health

With Quotas and Incentive Pay, The Oregonian is Again Reshaping Its Experience for Readersnew

Internal documents obtained by Willamette Week show that a quota system is being put in place that calls for steep increases in posting to, and promises compensation for those employees who post most often.
Willamette Week  |  Aaron Mesh  |  03-25-2014  |  Media

Black and White and Red All Overnew

Owners of the Oregonian gamble on the newspaper’s digital future.
Willamette Week  |  Aaron Mesh  |  06-26-2013  |  Media

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