High winds and heavy rains knocked out power to 17,000 people in northwestern Oregon, and winter warnings went into effect in western Washington.
Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden asked the Federal Communications Commission on Monday to create a three-digit phone number for those thinking about taking their lives or in need of mental health support.
The Oregon secretary of state said in October that Deputy Secretary of State Leslie Cummings would vote in his place while he received cancer treatment.
Heavy rain and strong winds are forecast Monday and Tuesday for Oregon and southwest Washington.
America’s first female governor served in Oregon three years before women in the state gained the right to vote. But history has largely forgotten her. That wasn’t an accident.
Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley says tent encampments holding migrant children for immigration violations along the U.S.-Mexico border need to be shut down.
Legislators in Oregon and Washington promise to clean up their act next year when it comes to combating sexual harassment in their own ranks.
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The Trump administration decided not to ban the toxic pesticide chlorpyrifos. Records show it continues to sicken people.
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A federal judge has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to rewrite its pollution cleanup plans for Oregon rivers.
In the midst of the #MeToo movement, Oregon’s legislative leadership said they were committed to changing the culture of the statehouse in Salem.
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Several species of bottom-feeding fish off the West Coast are making a speedy recovery from overfishing.
Bills under discussion would change state law to limit crimes punishable by death, and change standards for a death sentence.