KATU and Portland State University hosted an at times raucous town hall on Measure 91 on Tuesday, Oct. 21. The measure would legalize and regulate marijuana in the state of Oregon. Voters will decide the measure Nov. 4.
The scandal surrounding John Kitzhaber’s fiancée could be enough to swing the governor’s race in Oregon, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted for our Portland news affiliate KATU.
On Monday, the Roseburg City Council will hear the second and final reading of an ordinance that would enact a tax on recreational marijuana should the measure pass in November’s general election.
The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce featured candidates vying for various Oregon State Legislature positions at a membership meeting this week.
The City of Reedsport is looking at ways to fund its levee certification and get its storm water system up to federal standard. City officials say if the levee isn't certified, it has to look at paying mandatory flood insurance with a price tag of $1-3 million a year.
Both sides in Oregon's debate over whether to legalize marijuana are appealing to maternal instincts with the election less than three weeks away.
More than 200 colleagues and community leaders celebrated the retirement of former Douglas County Commissioner Doug Robertson.
Robinson says there’s a lack of quality jobs in the district and he wants to change that by getting access to natural resources.
In the final installment of our Art Robinson series, KCBY reporters asked the Congressional candidate what issues in the bay area community aren't getting the attention they deserve.
Robinson said that living in Josephine County, he’s seen the effects of a declining timber industry and he says the solution is regaining access to natural resources.
If Measure 90 wins, Oregon would abandon partisan primaries for a "top-two" election system similar to what's used in Washington and California.
State election officials begin dropping more than 2 million ballots in the mail on Wednesday, and tens of thousands of Oregonians will vote each day between now and Nov. 4.
The League of Women Voters is holding a public forum to help residents understand the ballot measures for the November 4 election.
KCBY News asked US Congressional candidate Art Robinson his opinion on the Jordan Cove Energy Project, and he said he supports the proposed liquefied natural gas facility.
Though there is no organized opposition to Measure 89, the ACLU of Oregon contends the amendment is unnecessary because the state Constitution says: "No law shall be passed granting to any citizen or class of citizens privileges, or immunities, which, upon the same terms, shall not equally belong to all citizens."