Oregon continued its run of backing Democrats for President that dates back to when "Kokomo"…
CORVALLIS – Oregon State University is teaming up with the Oregon Health Authority to test a…
Oregon is doing better than once feared in digging out of the economic crater caused by the …
CORVALLIS – Oregon State University is teaming up with the Oregon Health Authority to test a smartphone-based system that notifies users about possible exposure to COVID-19.
Oregon is doing better than once feared in digging out of the economic crater caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, but more pain is likely before fitful gains, state lawmakers were told Wednesday.
A growing number of businesses and business organizations are opposing Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's statewide "freeze" to slow the spread of COVID-19
Travelers going out of state are urged to quarantine for 14 days upon their return home under a new tri-state advisory to slow rapidly rising COVID-19 infection rates released Friday morning by Gov. Kate Brown.
As the state faces a surge of COVID-19 cases not seen since the beginning of the pandemic, Gov. Kate Brown cautioned residents to heed mask and distancing mandates or risk hospitals becoming overwhelmed.
Oregonians recycle lots of bottles and cans, but those that are picked up curbside, or are just lost, are never redeemed for their deposit. State auditors now say Oregon has a chance to collect those deposits and use the money for environmental and recycling programs.
Armistice Day - Nov. 11, 1945: It wouldn't be called Veterans Day for another eight years, but the holiday saluting the "doughboys" of "The Great War" was already seriously out of date.
Five Oregon counties must have a "social pause" for two weeks to fight a spike in COVID-19 infections that led to a record 805 new cases on Thursday and nearly as many Friday.
All four statewide ballot measures were approved by Oregon voters in the Nov. 3 general election. Wednesday morning returns showed voters supported campaign finance reform, increased tobacco taxes and legalized use of psilocybin, while voting to approve a measure to decriminalize possession …
Republican Cliff Bentz of Ontario was winning by a wide margin in the race for the open congressional seat representing Central and Eastern Oregon, voting returns showed Tuesday.
Oregon was smashing records for early voting on Monday, even as state officials grappled with how to handle any voter intimidation in the final hours of the election and planned for possible riots in Portland after the polls close at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Oregon is simplifying the COVID-19 infection standards that schools must meet to get students back in the classroom for the first time since March, Gov. Kate Brown announced Friday.
When the pandemic hit and states started enforcing social distancing and other restrictions, Steve Trout’s phone began ringing off the hook.
The Secretary of State on Thursday reported big numbers for ballots returned for the Nov. 3 election and big numbers for fundraising and spending on ballot measures and candidates.
Oregon's U.S. senators, both Democrats, weighed in after the Senate cast a mostly party-line vote Monday, Oct. 26, to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
CORVALLIS – As fires burned around the state last month, Oregon State University’s new Forestry and Natural Resources Extension Fire Program pivoted from educating people about preventing fire to helping landowners recover from devastating loss.
More than half of ballots have already been returned for the Nov. 3 election, as campaigns ramp up for the final days of what will likely be a record-breaking turnout when Election Day ends at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
The Cascades roughly divide Oregon's five congressional seats along party lines. To the east is one solidly Republicans seat, and to the west four held by Democrats.
Municipal water managers need to know if water will be reliably available from watersheds. Civil engineers need to calculate stream discharge to construct bridges to withstand 100-year floods. A hypothesis proposed in 1997 by Gordon Grant, a research hydrologist with the USDA Forest Service …
It started as a comedian's global online challenge. Fifteen months later, proposals to rename two Southern Oregon mountains inch closer to approval.
With the election just two weeks away, the price tag of the race for the linchpin House District 54 seat in Bend is spiraling towards $1.5 million, as a Republican freshman attempts to hold onto a district with a large Democratic voter tilt.
The fight against COVID-19 is being undercut by precaution fatigue, willful ignorance and mixed messages between health officials in Oregon and Washington, D.C.
How many Oregonians are so frustrated with the state’s unemployment system that they have given up seeking benefits?
If you receive a letter in October stating you will receive a check from the state of Oregon in November, don't throw it out — it's not a scam.
The top two candidates for Secretary of State said Monday they did not want to use office as a stepping stone to running for governor in 2022 and questioned each other's independence from influence by their political parties.
Jim Weaver and Bob Smith will go down in Oregon history as having served our state in Congress. Neither leaves much of a national legacy, despite the plaudits expressed in their recent obituaries.