Drinking water that contains the algae is especially dangerous. The toxins cannot be removed by boiling, filtering or treating water with camping filters.
Bumblebees are important pollinators, but some species have disappeared from places where they were once common, possibly because of the same factors that have been killing honeybees.
Oregon Democrats visited a federal prison Saturday where immigrants from Latin America have been transferred and blasted the Trump administration for separating parents from children.
The average cost to rent a one-bedroom apartment is now beyond the means of the average full-time Oregon worker, according to a new report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition.
State ethics commissioners are charged with policing the behavior of public officials. When a recording of their behavior in a private meeting got out, they tried to hide the recordings.
More than two dozen school shootings have taken place across the United States so far in 2018. Now, an Oregon school district is considering arming its staff.
Since 1969, the Border Riders Motorcycle Club has brought together gay men with a love of the outdoors and the open road.
The initiative likely won't have time to collect 88,000 valid signatures. Supporters are planning an announcement next week.
About 2,000 children have been separated from their families at the border over a six-week period during a crackdown on illegal entries.
Deadly germs can come from anywhere, even a cantaloupe.
City leaders voted Thursday to rename a portion of Southwest Stark Street after Harvey Milk.
Josephine County officials have suffered a setback in an ongoing effort to crack down on cannabis grows in the county — but a far weightier fight is still in play.