East Oregonian: DOJ Asks Judge To Dismiss Megaloads Petition

east_oregonian | April 03, 2014

The Oregon Department of Justice is asking a Marion County Circuit Court judge to throw out a petition that would keep so-called "megaloads" off the road without increased public input.

Sandy Post: Thunderstorm Washes Out Bridge, Killing One

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 13, 2014

One man is dead after a bridge over the Sandy River near Ramona Falls was washed out by a thunderstorm on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Clackamas County Water Rescue was able to help 23 others.

Vancouver Columbian: Fatal Crashes Up Sharply In Clark County

the_columbian | Aug. 09, 2014

Halfway through the year, Clark County already has had more fatal crashes than the totals of years past.

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Register-Guard: Eugene Native Lost In Mudslide Confirmed Dead

The Register Guard | April 2, 2014 8 p.m. | Eugene, Oregon

The official confirmation that South Eugene High School graduate Tom Durnell was among the victims in last month's mudslide in Washington state provides limited solace to family members, Durnell's older brother said Wednesday.

KTVZ: OSU President Says Cascades Campus Site Won't Budge

KTVZ-TV | April 2, 2014 8:06 p.m.

Oregon State University President Edward J. Ray delivered his "State of the University Address" in Bend on Wednesday, focusing on the recent developments regarding the OSU-Cascades Westside campus.

Columbian: Clark County Acts On Massage Parlors

the_columbian | Aug. 12, 2014 5 p.m.

Clark County has taken an initial step in putting the squeeze on illicit massage businesses.


Portland Tribune: Oregon Treasurer Barred From Re-election Bid

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 12, 2014 11 a.m.

State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is ineligible to seek re-election in 2016 because it would put him past the constitutional limit of eight elected years in a 12-year cycle.

Register-Guard: Trooper Sues Over Autzen Stadium Ejection

The Register Guard | Aug. 11, 2014 8 p.m.

A state trooper is suing the city of Eugene and the police officer who ejected him from a college football game at Autzen Stadium, claiming that he was roughed up and wrongfully detained after a fight in the stands that didn't involve him.


Beaverton Valley Times: Intel Pledges $100 Billion Investment In Oregon

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 11, 2014 11:15 a.m.

Representatives of Intel Corp., Washington County and the city of Hillsboro said Monday that they have reached a proposed agreement for the microchip giant to invest $100 billion in its Portland-area plants.

Register-Guard: Museum Reopens Amid Upheaval

The Register Guard | Aug. 10, 2014 8 p.m.

The Springfield Museum is open again after a nearly two-week closure following its board's decision to fire the small nonprofit organization's two paid employees.


Register-Guard: UO Taps Interim Leader

The Register Guard | Aug. 7, 2014 8 p.m.

Former University of Oregon President Michael Gottfredson is leaving the university entirely -- giving up a tenured faculty position -- in exchange for $940,000, according to an agreement finalized on Thursday.

Daily Astorian: LNG Gets An OK In Court

daily_astorian | Aug. 7, 2014 3:26 p.m.

The U.S. Coast Guard's preliminary approval of LNG tanker traffic has been upheld by a federal court.


Madras Pioneer: Jefferson County Treasurer Indicted On 36 Counts

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 6, 2014 9:09 a.m.

A Department of Justice investigation of financial irregularities in the Jefferson County Treasurer's Office has resulted in the indictment of Treasurer Deena Goss on 36 counts of misconduct.


Capital Press: USDA Refuses Inspectors For United Grain Terminal

capital_press | Aug. 5, 2014 8:15 a.m.

The USDA is refusing to conduct grain inspections at a major export facility, effectively shutting down most exports.

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Portland Tribune: Reviving The 'Governor's Pot Party'

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 5, 2014 3 a.m.

A legendary 1970 experiment gets a fresh look from folks who were in the middle of it all.