Mayoral candidate Jefferson Smith
has released a 1994 settlement agreement that got him off the hook for a
misdemeanor assault charge. Smith, then a University of Oregon student,
injured a woman
The Legislature takes on Oregon’s proliferating lingerie shops.
You’ve seen them along Northeast 82nd Avenue and lining
the suburban strips of Washington County. With names like Hotties, Pussy
Cats and Private Rendezvous, they advertise services from
Back during the 2009 legislative session, we made state Rep. Kim Thatcher (R-Keizer) a Rogue of the Week for attempting to undermine Oregon's public-records law—specifically, by pushing a bill that would have kept secret the identities of people licensed to carry a concealed handgun.Thatcher's bill never made it out of committee in 2009. Now, with the House evenly divided in 2011 between Democrats ...