Oregon Local News

Woman found dead inside Turner home identified
Judy Stanfill was found dead in her home in the 5000 block of Ash Street after her husband walked into the Turner Fire Department while suffering from a gunshot wound, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. The Oregonian/OregonLive

The Stump

Portland Public Schools is a bully: Letter to the editor
When I was a kid, I got beaten up because kids thought I was smart. Now it's Portland Public Schools doing the bullying. Letters to the editor
Rich Lowry: How the NFL lost to Trump
Commissioner Roger Goodell signaled the beginning of a divisive retreat with a memo: "Like many of our fans, we believe that everyone should stand for the National Anthem." Syndicated columns

NYT Politics

Trump and McConnell Strive for Comity Amid Rising Tensions
President Trump and Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader, put on a public display of bonhomie, waving aside reports of a disintegrating relationship.
Mississippi Senator’s Health Woes Narrow Republican Majority
Senator Thad Cochran was expected back in Washington on Monday after an extended illness. His failure to appear has increased speculation about his health.
Critic’s Notebook: Why the Obamas’ Portrait Choices Matter
The Obamas have chosen Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald: one established artist, one on her way.
Trump Blames Cuba for Attacks That Sickened U.S. Diplomats
The statement broke with the State Department, whose officials have said repeatedly that they did not know the cause of the illness.

Portland Business News

Enrollment opens for Oregon-backed private sector retirement program
Author: Andy Giegerich
Oregon's first state-based auto-enrollment retirement savings program for private sector workers is open and, as such, ready for its first close-up. The likes of State Treasurer Tobias Read will highlight the impending statewide launch of OregonSaves at a Tuesday forum in downtown Portland. Read will speak at the event along with Mark Irwy, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, and Lisa Massena, executive director of OregonSaves. A panel during the program will reveal which Oregon employers…
$10M deal for Wapato jail site falls apart
Author: Jon Bell
Multnomah County's long-vacant jail building is still being marketed for sale.
Building a Vancouver tech scene, one meetup at a time
Author: Skip Newberry
Technology Association of Oregon President and CEO Skip Newberry chats with organizers behind the Vantechy series of meetups.