Tagged: Timber Payment
June 06, 2013 12:20 p.m.
Governor John Kitzhaber is talking about imposing a temporary income tax or even mobilizing the National Guard in cash-strapped timber counties.
June 03, 2013 12:45 p.m.
Citizens in Josephine County have started a Facebook page to monitor and catch criminals.
April 10, 2013 12:20 p.m.
Should Oregon counties be able to levy their own cigarette taxes?
April 10, 2013 12:06 p.m.
We'll spend some time with the governor checking in about some hot topics in the legislature right now.
Aug. 21, 2012 12:20 p.m.
Warrants are piling up in cash-strapped Josephine County, where defendants are skipping their scheduled appearances in court.
June 18, 2012 9:35 a.m.
We'll check in with Curry county which — like many timber-dependent counties — appears to be on the brink of financial disaster — and we'll talk with the Oregon Secretary of State about the health of all 36 counties.
March 09, 2012 9:06 a.m.
We'll get the latest on the plans to extend federal timber payments and the idea of a local sales tax to shore up the budget in Curry County.
Feb. 21, 2012 9:45 a.m.
Two new bills were introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives which could increase the revenue some Northwest counties receive from federal forestland.
Feb. 15, 2012 9:30 a.m.
Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley joins us to talk about a number of issues, including a Constitutional Amendment that would invalidate the Citizens United Supreme Court ruling.
July 19, 2011 9:06 a.m.
Timber payments are set to expire at the end of September — what's happening in Congress to come up with a solution?
Call In: 888-665-5TOL (or 665-5865)
On Air: Monday - Friday, Noon - 1 p.m.
Thanks to our Sponsors:become a sponsor
From time to time, Think Out Loud heads to a different town in Oregon or Southwest Washington to find stories that go beyond the daily news. Visit the series here.
Suggest a Topic
Point us in the direction of good guests, juicy topics, feisty conversations, and books, events, or news that might turn into Think Out Loud conversations.
Thanks to our Sponsorsbecome a sponsor
Funding Provided By
Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust
James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation
Dawn and Al Vermeulen