Oregon Public Broadcasting

The back-and-forth between Portland Mayor Sam Adams and Occupy Portland protesters was the top story this week on the OPB News website.

Top Stories Week Of Nov. 12:

1. Occupy Portland And Mayor Adams Have Words

April Baer reported Tuesday on the demand by protesters that Adams apologize for police action, and his response that the movement needed "focus."  

2. Saving Money Taxes Only Creativity For These Oregonians

Kristian Foden-Vencil reported on the many creative and quirky ways Oregonians are saving money from drying their clothes in the sun to making their own hand lotion.

3.Portland Protesters Defy Deadline, Abandon Camp

Kristian Foden-Vencil also burned the midnight oil last Saturday, spending the night reporting on the thousands of protesters who stayed at two downtown Portland parks despite a deadline to move out.

4. Occupy Portland Participants Share Their Stories

Nov. 12, April Baer introduced us to a handful of Occupy protesters and revealed what inspired them to join the movement.

5. Clock Ticking For Occupy Portland

As midnight approached on Saturday, reporters, protesters and police waited to see what would unfold while OPB readers were watching developments online.

This story originally appeared on Oregon Public Broadcasting.

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