When nobody filed for the position, it was guaranteed to go to a write in candidate.
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden's bill aimed at boosting federal timber harvests in western Oregon is headed to the Senate floor, but local counties say it's not enough
The elections office says it's waiting to hear back from about 200 voters.
Democrats are fighting to keep control of the Oregon House and Senate as Republicans aim to pick up enough seats in Tuesday's election to regain influence in state politics.
Results from statewide races and elections in Lane, Linn, Benton, Douglas and Coos counties
Republican candidate for governor Dennis Richardson is asking Oregon's top federal prosecutor to investigate whether the fiancee of Gov. John Kitzhaber violated federal law through her consulting work.
The US House passed Representative Peter DeFazio's bill Tuesday to bring changes for five tribes and their land in Oregon.
The City of Reedsport turned down a measure that would have gotten rid of the double majority requirement in its city charter.
Douglas County had a nearly 70 percent voter turnout, with just under 42,000 ballots cast in yesterday’s General Election. The results are in and there are definitely some big changes in store for Douglas County and for the state of Oregon.
Chris Boice has emerged victorious, claiming nearly 42% of the vote for Douglas County Commissioner Position 3, ahead of Gary Leif’s 34%. Ballots are still being counted and will need to be certified.
With November’s general election just around the corner, Republican candidate for US Senate Dr. Monica Wehby is campaigning across the state on a 10-day tour.
One of the most influential women in the world made a stop in Portland on Tuesday night. Hillary Clinton spoke to a sold-out crowd at the Keller Auditorium, part of the World Affairs Council of Oregon’s International Speaker series.
California Gov. Jerry Brown said he is not sure legalizing marijuana is a good idea in his state because the country could lose its competitive edge if too many people are getting stoned.
Monica Wehby, a pediatric neurosurgeon at Randall's Children Hospital, is among at least four other Republicans fighting for that party's nomination for U.S. senator during this May's primary. The winner will presumably take on incumbent Democrat Sen. Jeff Merkley in the November General Election.