Top 5 news stories for the week of 12/15

Top 5 headlines

1 Oregon’s partisan divide, heightened animosity
2 Massive kicker: a fresh look at tax rebate law
3 Rural Oregon gets a big win
4 AT&T, Verizon or T-Mobile, best in Oregon?
5 Kotek’s plan to revitalize downtown Portland


EPA to freeze cases challenging diesel phase-out
Oregon’s 5 highest-earning bachelor’s degrees
Summer tourism flops for Portland