An aging population of inmates is costing Oregon a bundle.
Oregon prisons are looking more and more like assisted living centers.
because Oregon houses the highest percentage of elderly inmates in the
nation, according to a 2014 report by the
Like a lot of folks, I have the flu. The news says
Oregon poultry is also having a flu epidemic. I recall a fuss about
deadly “bird flu” a few years ago, so I assumed that’s what I have. M
Hold your wallets. Oregon Democrats ruling Salem want to raise your taxes.
Lawmakers convened in Salem on Jan. 12 to attend Gov. John
Kitzhaber’s inaugural address and start the business of making new
Many states saw
Democrats wiped out in the 2014 election
Oregon can avoid the bad trips other states took on legal pot.
Ann Lininger has a lot of reading to inhale.
After only a year in
the Oregon House, Lininger, a Lake Oswego Democrat, heads into a new
legislative session Jan. 12 with a doozy of an assignment:
With Oregon Ducks playing the Ohio State Buckeyes for the college football title, this suburb of Toledo picks a side
UPDATED: Per Toledo's ABC affiliate (with a tip of the hat to Deadspin), the mayor of Oregon, Ohio, has decided that the town will NOT change its name for the upcoming national championship matchup. Oregon, Ohio, has had the name since before its namesake attained statehood. The mayor of Oregon, Ohio, also announced plans to "declare the January 5th-12th Ohio State Buckeye Week" ...
In Oregon, animals are people, too. Meet the prosecutor who protects them.
For decades, William Holdner raised cattle west of Portland
in Columbia County—as many as 2,000 at a time. But in 2012, he let his
In a four-month
period, records show, Holdne
The Emerald 1865 (pictured above)
The Emerald is made from an 1865 Irish
whiskey recipe, made in an alembic still from grain grown on Ransom’s
farm, then aged three years in oak
Why is there an optional
ballot-secrecy envelope in Oregon? Was there some nefarious tampering or
spying in the past that warranted its development?
—Enveloped in Curiosity
I don’t mean to
When political campaigns try to win your vote, the truth often gets lost in the mail.
If you haven’t voted yet, you’ve brought this on yourself.
sophisticated campaigns of today know you haven’t sent in your ballot.
That’s why they’re flooding your mailbox with polit