Former state Sen. Chris Telfer says she's running for state treasurer as a member of the Independent Party.
A large mural of Lane County author Ken Kesey will be painted in downtown Springfield Aug. 23-27, capping a months long process of planning and designing the taxpayer-funded project.
Oregon has quietly become something of a center for women willing to carry children for those unable to get pregnant. We follow one woman who's decided to become a surrogate. First step? A contract that prohibits everything from travel to Washington to cleaning a kitty litter box.
Several school districts in Southwest Washington have canceled school Wednesday because teachers are planning to strike.
For the first time in a decade, the number of parents who got non-medical exemptions from Oregon's school immunization program decreased.
There's a new, more accurate test for Down Syndrome. Oregon researchers say it's better for expectant mothers because it returns fewer false positives.
Mounting student objections to new standardized tests are creating tension with school administrators in Lake Oswego.
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Tigard and Milwaukie are the first cities in the Portland area to pass resolutions asking Metro to make it safer for kids to walk to school.