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2 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
Gov. John Kitzhaber has stepped into a debate about who should represent Oregon in the National Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. He issued an executive order creating a nine-member panel to consider whether the current statues should be replaced, who should be substituted instead, and what to do with the statues that may return ... (more)
6 hrs ago | The Oregonian
A corrections officer at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton shot and killed an inmate Friday morning after he and another prisoner wouldn't stop attacking a third inmate.
6 hrs ago | The Oregonian
An Oregon corrections officer in Pendleton shot and killed a 26-year-old prisoner Friday morning after witnessing him savagely beating another inmate on a recreation yard, officials reported.
10 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Oregon has a coastline that stretches more than 360 miles and is a popular destination for honeymooners as well as families.
16 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
Combines have been in action around Washington County in recent weeks as the annual wheat harvest hit its stride.
The truth is: there isn't much you can do now, in most circumstances. If you haven't yet reserved a room along the beaches for this three-day, Labor Day holiday weekend, it isn't looking good.
In the ongoing national debate about immigration reform, Oregon was one of a number of states to make changes to driver's license policies in 2013.
George Waters Jr., 23, surrendered to Portland gang investigators after they surrounded his home and two others in the region for several hours with full tactical gear after being possibly linking him to a string of gang-related violence in Portland.
Gov. John Kitzhaber said he would support a cigarette tax if one were passed by the Legislature.
Published Aug 27, 2014 at 12:01AM / Updated Aug 27, 2014 at 09:06AM Patients can look up quality ratings for 20 local physician clinics and see how their primary care doctors performed on preventive health screenings and chronic care management.
Two DC-10s, the largest firefighting air tankers flying in the nation, have taken up residence at the Medford airport, where they have been using an upgraded air tanker capability there to fight fires in the region.
The once homeless man 22 year-old Jesse Helt who accepted the Video of the Year award for Miley Cyrus is wanted by police in Oregon.
Deana Geiger and Janine Nelson kiss after exchanging vows in Multnomah County's first gay marriage of 2014.
Bidding opens that day for more than $40 million worth of machines, parts, computers and furniture that fill its darkened factory and office in Hillsboro.
Oregon's Medicaid program will soon pay for gender reassignment surgery, hormone therapy and other treatments for transgender patients, becoming on Aug. 14 the third state joining the District of Columbia, California and Vermont to extend coverage transgender patients.
Oregon Action Executive Director Darlene Huntress says the state's minimum wage isn't high enough to cover basic living expenses.
A total of 1,850 riders will take part in Cycle Oregon when it hits the road on Sunday, Sept.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 07:16 pm
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