Shipping returns to Portland’s Terminal 6

Dec 4, 2019

South Korea-based container carrier SM Lines will get a state subsidy to ship to Portland. A longshore union slowdown has been blamed for shippers pulling out, but other factors increasingly make container shipping to Portland a challenge.

ILWU elects new leadership

Nov 13, 2018

Members of the West Coast longshore and warehouse union elected their first-ever black president, Willie Adams.

Lois Stranahan, 1919-2017

May 25, 2017

Together with late husband Jesse Stranahan, she was well known in the local labor movement as a tireless fighter for economic justice.

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