Tagged: Timber Payment

Curry County Sheriff Resigns

OPB | July 08, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll discuss the resignation of Curry County Sheriff John Bishop.

Drastic New Proposals For Timber Counties

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.

Citizens Take On Crime Prevention

June 03, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Citizens in Josephine County have started a Facebook page to monitor and catch criminals.

County Cigarette Taxes

April 10, 2013 12:20 p.m.

Should Oregon counties be able to levy their own cigarette taxes?

Live In Salem With Governor Kitzhaber

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.

Failure to Appear in Court

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.

Distressed Oregon Counties

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.

Timber Payments and Curry County

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.

Environmental Update

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.

Jeff Merkley

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.

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