Oregonians Will Vote On GMO Labeling Initiative

An initiative that will give Oregonians the chance to vote on whether food companies should label products that contain genetically engineered...

Rep. Ryan Unveils His Anti-Poverty Plan, A Rebuke To LBJ Programs

NPR | July 25, 2014 5:22 a.m.

Rep. Paul Ryan is rolling out a plan that he says will fight poverty more effectively than the programs launched by former President Johnson's War on Poverty, but progressives are skeptical.

Top Stories: Gov. Debate Friday, OSU-Cascades Makes Final Push For West Bend Campus

OPB | July 18, 2014 6:38 a.m.

Headlines for Friday, July 18: The two candidates for Oregon governor meet this morning, OSU-Cascades submits a final argument for building on Bend's west side and Oregon's GOP is walking away from a candidate with a criminal past.

Statesman Journal: Wehby's Fundraising Earns Outside Cash

Statesman Journal | July 17, 2014 1 p.m.

Republican Senate candidate Monica Wehby reported Thursday that her campaign raised about $955,000 between April and June.

Top Stories: Klamath Health Officials Warn On Air Quality; Swastikas Investigated Near UO

OPB | July 16, 2014 7:17 a.m.

Headlines for Wednesday, July 16: Oregon voters will decide whether or not to keep Oregon's partisan primary elections, Klamath County air quality may reach unhealthy levels, two men were arrested on suspicion of stealing the Tillamook VW minibuses and more.

Gresham Outlook: East County League Of Women Voters To Disband

Pamplin Media Group | July 14, 2014 9 p.m.

After 53 years of existence, the East County League of Women Voters is disbanding, and it's an important loss, said member Marlene Byrne.

Hundreds Line Up For Opening Of Vancouver Marijuana Store

OPB | July 09, 2014 3:15 p.m.

Hundreds of people lined up around the block on Main Street Vancouver Wednesday for the opening of the city's first recreational marijuana shop. 

Troutdale Joins Opponents To Multnomah County Gun Restrictions

OPB | July 09, 2014 2:24 p.m.

Troutdale has joined the opposition to a gun control law adopted by Multnomah County last year.

Multnomah County Gun Law Challenged In Court

OPB | July 08, 2014 4:53 p.m.

A gun control law Multnomah County passed last year goes on trial Wednesday. Residents in Gresham and Troutdale are challenging the law.

Supreme Court Birth Control Ruling Could Have Wide Ramifications In Oregon

OPB | June 30, 2014 5:53 p.m.

More than 97 percent of all Oregon businesses are defined as small and more than half of Oregon's workforce is employed by them - those whose owners oppose contraception on religious grounds may be able to opt out of birth control coverage.

Ore. Senate Candidates Differ On Contraceptive Ruling

AP | June 30, 2014 4:10 p.m.

Oregon's candidates for U.S. Senate are taking differing views of Monday's Supreme Court decision on insurance coverage for contraceptives.

Baker City Mayor Could Lose Title After Suing City Government

AP | June 30, 2014 12:36 p.m.

In January, the mayor of Baker City started fighting city hall. Richard Langrell sued the city for $9,000, saying he'd been overcharged for water and sewer service at the motel he operates.

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