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Is a transient tax worth the effort?

The latest version of the short-term rental ordinance is still waiting for a second reading in front of the Auburn City Council, but some are asking whether a transient tax could h ...

Abandoned in 1949, sisters find each other

Returning to her Cloverdale, Ore., home after going out for shopping and dinner, Ann Bodyfelt spotted the red light on her phone’s answering machine. The message it was sig ...

Media Life: New horror film debuts with a hush and a twist of Auburn

    Auburn filmmaker Chris Crites will debut his “labor of Lovecraft” this weekend at a Portland horror film festival. Crites, who goes by the nom de film ...

UPDATE 12/12 4:20 P.M.: Police: Oregon mall shooter used stolen rifle

UPDATE 12/12 4:20 P.M.: PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Gunfire rang out in the mall food court, instantly transforming a casual afternoon of holiday shopping into a nightmare. Th ...

Plummer comes of age with Pilots

Marissa Plummer is what some folks call a “people person.” That’s really the best way to describe the Del Oro High graduate. It’s why she chose to major in nursing at the ...

Plummer is Portland’s anchor

Coaches in high school and college athletics often speak of skills and lessons learned on the field being applicable to life after sports. In Marissa Plummer’s case, it’s no me ...