Thursday Mar 20
The effect of property taxes on home sale prices: Guest opinion
The late Don McIntire, seen here in 2008, helped change Oregon's property tax system in the 1990s through his work on Measure 5. By Tom Potiowsky Property taxes in Oregon are largely based on a property's market value from the mid-1990s.
Report: Oregion's wonky property tax system influences home values
Oregon's uneven property tax system can have a $45,000 influence on the value of homes in Portland, according to a study commissioned by the League of Oregon Cities and released Thursday.
West Seattle Herald
Dad's Mulligan Stew
My dad is what you'd call an optimist. He can usually find something good about nearly any situation.
'What makes Timberline cool' talk by Jon Tullis, daddy-daughter dance, plays: Wilsonville...
Teen Event Friday: Students, grades 6-12, are invited to come and play "Minute to Win It" games, win prizes, and have fun tonight at the Wilsonville Public Library.
Salem offers a weekend of activities beyond touring Oregon's capitol building
That, too often, is the snooty view of Portlanders, including yours truly. But wait, when you look more closely, Salem has plenty of things for visitors to see and enjoy.