A Congress not known for reaching agreement is set to vote on a possible solution to the budget problems plaguing Oregon's timber counties.
Despite the Governor's veto on school mascot legislation, Reedsport Community Charter School officials say the fight to keep their mascot isn't finished just yet.
State Rep. Dennis Richardson from the southern Oregon town of Central Point may have two things against him right from the start. One, he likely has low name recognition statewide. And two, he is a member of the Republican Party.
Gov. John Kitzhaber has vetoed a bill that would have allowed schools to keep Native American mascots, nicknames and logos that depict Native Americans.
Some people in Roseburg are rejoicing, after Governor Kitzhaber signed a medical marijuana dispensaries bill. For the first time, medical marijuana dispensaries are legal in Oregon.
U.S. education officials announced Thursday that three states have not fulfilled their promises to bring their teacher and principal evaluation systems up to federal standards, but Washington, Oregon and Kansas have been given one extra year to finish the work.
Critics pushed Kitzhaber to veto the dispensaries measure saying it could lead to abuses.
Oregon's Republican Party has a new leader.
Suzanne Gallagher has resigned as chairwoman of the Oregon Republican Party after only six months on the job.
Gov. John Kitzhaber is ready to veto a bill that loosens a ban on the use of Native American mascots by Oregon schools.
Oregon has established new rules for websites that feature mugshots and charge people to have them removed.
A Republican state representative is getting an early start in his bid to be Oregon's next governor. But if history is a guide, then Dennis Richardson has a challenging road ahead.
State Rep. Dennis Richardson, one of the most visible Republican legislators who is best known as the GOP's go-to lawmaker on budget matters, announced Wednesday that he's running for governor of Oregon.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to start dispatching hunters into Northwest forests this fall to start a last-ditch effort to save the threatened northern spotted owl from extinction.
A gun shop just a few blocks from the state Capitol shows the effect of recent gun control efforts in the Oregon Legislature — nothing's changed.