Tagged: Budget Cuts
March 25, 2013 12:30 p.m.
Sequestration means four small airports in Oregon are losing their air traffic control towers.
Sept. 25, 2012 12:15 p.m.
Nurses at the Oregon State Hospital wards in both Salem and Portland say they need more staff to help deal with violent incidents.
Aug. 01, 2012 9:06 a.m.
The Lane County Jail was forced to close 96 beds in late June due to budget cuts. Now it's seeing a revolving door of inmates.
June 13, 2012 9:06 a.m.
Wednesday is the last day of school for kids in the Portland and Beaverton districts. We'll look back on how education fared during a tough economic year.
Feb. 23, 2012 9:25 a.m.
The Ways & Means committee is making weighty decisions about the state budget as well as many other pieces of legislation as the short session draws to a close.
Jan. 11, 2012 9:40 a.m.
Portland Parks & Recreation has come up with a list of proposed cuts (at the request of the city council) — they include cutting daily trash pick up and closing park bathrooms and facilities like the Fulton Community Center.
Aug. 09, 2011 9:06 a.m.
How will the U.S. Postal Service's $8 billion dollar deficit affect a rural Oregon community?
July 08, 2011 9:45 a.m.
What happens when you call 9-11, but no officers are available to help?
May 03, 2011 9:40 a.m.
Lawmakers are considering cuts to needy families. We'll explore what they would mean.
Aug. 25, 2010 9 a.m.
What is the best response to a wider than anticipated hole in the state's budget?
June 30, 2010 9 a.m.
School districts around Oregon are slashing their budgets. How do communities choose what to cut and what to keep?
June 15, 2010 9 a.m.
What will nine percent cuts, across the board, mean for state services in Oregon?
April 30, 2010 9 a.m.
How are Congressional and state legislative primary races shaping up in Oregon?
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