Refreshed at 9:03 AM Pacific on Friday, May 29th, 2015
----- AREA: 255,026 SQUARE KM ----- HIGHEST POINT: MT. HOOD (3,426 M) ----- LARGEST CITY: PORTLAND ----- CAPITAL: SALEM ----- ADMITTED: FEBRUARY 14TH, 1859
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Two Cale America executives on leave pendin... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — Edward Olender, president of Cale America, and Ryan Bonardi, the company's director of sales, were placed on administ... Ellis McCoy's going to prison; what were me... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — Portland is back in business with Cale America, but the company's president was listed among the recipients of emails... Portland approves $485 million general fund... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — Portland leaders approved a $485 million spending plan Wednesday, with money for streets, teens and other key programs Portland OKs higher development fees for parks ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — The new fees would go into effect July 1, 2016 -- one year later than originally proposed. It just got easier to fight Portland City H... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — The Portland City Council unanimously approved a new policy Wednesday that makes it easier, and cheaper, for ordinary... A $100 monthly utility bill in Portland? Al... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — The average combined water, sewer and stormwater bill will run $99.21 per month. Portland parking meter scandal: A timeline ... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — Ellis McCoy, Portland's former parking manager, will be sentenced on Wednesday. Portland parking meter scandal: Cale execut... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — Portland officials, who signed a new contract with Cale this month, are looking into whether they were misled. Tabor reservoirs: Portland closes balcony, ... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — Portland officials will restrict the number of people who may attend a public hearing Thursday on the Mount Tabor res... The Central Question: Portland's plan for 2... ( OregonLive.com: Portland...) — A 20-year plan that could shape growth in Portland's Central Eastside Industrial District is inching its way toward a...
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