The state Capitol in Salem
Hundreds of commercial landlords and tenants who applied for state funding to cover unpaid rent went away empty handed last month — a disappointment worth approximately $15.5 million.
Anita Sawaneh, a mother who runs Sierra Leone Child Care out of her home in Milwaukie, supervised 20 kids a day before the pandemic. Now, that number has dwindled to two.
New legislation that landed in late March in the Oregon Senate could allow some college student-athletes to be paid.
The exterior of Old Mill Inn & Suites in Bend.
Drew Kaza stands in one of the auditoriums at the Sisters Movie House. The theater has remained closed since March 2020 due to COVID-19.
Cinema 21 in Portland.
Local movie theater owners across the state who have spent a tense year watching their revenue drop to nearly zero hope new legislation offers financial relief.