Top 5 news stories for the week of 8/11

Top 5 headlines

1 Oregonians’ tax withholdings are going up
2 Kotek yanks 5 commutations; asks for more
3 $90M in spending legislators failed to mention
4 Small businesses suffer in summer crime wave
5 How is the economy performing in Oregon?


Oregon cherry harvest, thrashed, aid needed
State-mandated retirement program has rocky rollout
Anheuser-Busch offloads high-profile Oregon breweries