Transportation | local | Recreation | News | SportsOPB | June 25, 2017 8 a.m. | Portland
Oregon lawmakers are considering an $8.2 billion transportation package that would include major infrastructure projects, repairs and projects to ease gridlock.
The Portland City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to approve an expansion of Providence Park Stadium, home to the Portland Timbers and the Portland Thorns.
local | Recreation | News | SportsAP | June 15, 2017 11:07 a.m.
Oregon State pitcher Luke Heimlich, who as a teenager pleaded guilty to molesting a 6-year-old girl, will not accompany the Beavers to the College World Series.
The win moves Portland over FC Dallas in the standings, with the Timbers now in second place at 24 points, two points behind first-place Sporting KC. FC Dallas drops down to third place, tied with Houston on 23 points.
local | Recreation | News | SportsStatesman Journal | June 11, 2017 8:49 a.m. | Corvallis, Oregon
Bryce Fehmel turned in a sterling performance on the mound, KJ Harrison supplied the power with a three-run homer, and No. 1 national seed OSU rolled to a 9-2 victory over Vanderbilt on Saturday at sold-out Goss Stadium to wrap up the Corvallis Super Regional.
For NBA fans, grumbly and otherwise, the wait is almost over. The Finals begin tonight.
local | Recreation | News | SportsAP | May 7, 2017 8:13 a.m. | San Jose, California
Chris Wondolowski scored two goals, reaching 125 for his career, and the San Jose Earthquakes smothered the Portland Timbers 3-0 on Saturday night.
Though the experiment fell short of its goal, it cracks the door open just a little wider when determining at the boundaries of human performance.
Authorities say former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla escaped from custody and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.