PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s State Labor Commissioner has accused legislators of ignoring subpoenas issued by his agency in its investigation of sexual harassment at the Capitol.
The Wednesday court filings seek contempt of court rulings and $1,000 a day in fines against Senate President ...
BEND, Ore. (AP) — The Bend City Council has publicly reprimanded Oregon House candidate Nathan Boddie for attacking a woman who accused him of sexual misconduct and for blocking constituents from commenting on his public Facebook page.
Here are some things to watch in Week 8 of the Pac-12 Conference football season:
GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 12 Oregon at No. 25 Washington State. This is a key game in determining who will remain alive for the North Division title. The Ducks (5-1, 2-1) feature running back CJ Verdell, who has ...
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Richardson’s treatment for brain cancer raises concerns
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — How severely brain cancer is affecting Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson remains unclear, as a curtailment of his public schedule and delegation of some duties to a deputy raise questions about his future in the state’s second-highest office.
Richardson, 69, ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Nike co-founder Phil Knight has given another $1 million to the gubernatorial campaign of Republican Rep. Knute Buehler.
The Oregonian/OregonLive reports that the ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The estate of an Intel contractor is suing the company, alleging its negligence resulted in him being crushed to death inside a manufacturing tool last year.
Federal court: Salmon must have protection from warm water
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal court has ruled that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must come up with a plan to protect salmon from warm water temperatures, which can be fatal for the fish species. ′
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No. 12 Oregon (5-1, 2-1 Pac-12) at No. 25 Washington State (5-1, 2-1), 7:30 p.m. ET (Fox)
Line: Washington State by 3.
Series record: Oregon leads 47-41-7.
WHAT’S AT STAKE?
Washington State and Oregon both seek to become bowl eligible and to keep pace with No. 15 ...
Former Oregon pot lab owner files defamation lawsuit
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The owner of a former marijuana testing lab in Oregon has filed a defamation lawsuit against anonymous activists after an anti-fascist website exposed her ties to local white nationalists.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Three women are suing a gynecologist and Oregon prison officials, claiming they were abused during medical examinations at the state women’s prison.
DETROIT (AP) — Remains of an Army pilot and an observer killed more than 50 years ago when their plane went down in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War will be buried with military honors at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.
The Defense Department’s ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Wednesday marks the first day that ballots are being mailed to Oregonians for the Nov. 6 election.
Oregon’s vote-by-mail system means that ballots must be mailed well ahead of election day.
Ballots will be distributed by the U.S. Postal Service to registered ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) _ Umpqua Holdings Corp. (UMPQ) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $91 million.
The bank, based in Portland, Oregon, said it had earnings of 41 cents per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts ...
Homeless woman sues city over anti-camping ordinance
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A class-action lawsuit claims the city of Grants Pass is running homeless people out of town, violating their constitutional rights.
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An 8-year-old husky is recovering after being lost for two weeks in the Mount Hood wilderness, getting shot and possibly chewing off its own injured leg.
Actor Jim Belushi’s happy place is growing pot in Oregon
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Jim Belushi has a lifetime of memories shaped by cannabis.
When he talks about Oregon’s favorite weed, he reflects on his family, the fun times at “Saturday Night Live” and, yeah, his rocking 2018 harvest party.
The famous actor, singer and community supporter ...
Selected editorials from Oregon newspapers:
The Bend Bulletin, Oct. 16, on having no need for Buehler’s tax returns:
It should come as no surprise that two former Oregon governors, both Democrats, have asked Republican Knute Buehler to make his full tax return public. He ...
Oregon issues $187K fine to dairy for 224 violations
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon regulators have fined the state’s second-largest dairy more than $187,000 after finding 224 violations of its wastewater permit.
The Statesman Journal
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Salem man running for election in the House District 19 race has falsely listed having a master’s degree in the Oregon Voters’ Pamphlet.
The Statesman Journal
Police investigating suspicious death on bike trail
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities are investigating what they are calling the suspicious death of a man on a Portland bike path.
The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Portland police ...
Oregon looks To boost tourism with small-town murals
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Travel Oregon has unveiled a new campaign to boost tourism during the fall with seven large murals in seven small towns.
OPB reports that many people visit Oregon, ...
Prosecutors drop case against mother who left child in car
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Prosecutors are dismissing the manslaughter case against an Oregon mother who left her 1-year-old daughter in a hot car for hours while she went to work.
Oregon hunter kills advancing cougar near Mt. Hood
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man hunting for deer near Mt. Hood killed a cougar after he says three of the big cats advanced toward him.
KGW-TV reports ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A southern Oregon wildfire burning for months has flared up, prompting new evacuations and a declaration from the governor that clears the way for more resources to be sent to the blaze.
Authorities: 2 male inmates die at different facilities
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Corrections says two men in custody died at different facilities in the past few days.
Officials say 72-year-old Douglas Miller died Friday morning at Salem’s Oregon State Penitentiary in the infirmary.
He was incarcerated out of Multnomah ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Knute Buehler stumped on the floor of the Oregon House of Representatives to decry the state’s controversial business energy tax incentives.
The East Oregonian
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The cost of saving a Portland, Oregon, mobile home park is continuing to increase.
KOIN reports the City Council will consider spending $3.2 ...
DALLAS, Ore. (AP) — A Polk County man died after being shot in the head during an incident south of Independence.
The Statesman Journal reports Polk County Sheriff Mark ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Oregon have launched an investigation on assaults that stemmed from a Portland street brawl that erupted this weekend between demonstrators with a right-wing group and left-wing counter-protesters, media outlets reported Sunday.
There were no immediate ...
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Mario Cristobal knew he could talk about all the ways he wanted to remodel Oregon and get the Ducks back into being an elite program.
At some point there needed to be validation. There needed to be the tangible proof what Oregon’s first-year coach was trying to sell was ...
Snake River prison on lockdown after assault on staff
ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — An Ontario, Oregon prison was placed on lockdown hours after an inmate allegedly assaulted a staff member.
KTVB-TV reports that officials with the Snake ...
BEND, Ore. (AP) — This year, the retired officers who made up the Deschutes County Sheriff’s cold case team called it quits after 13 years without solving any of the dozens of unsolved murders and missing person cases in Central Oregon.
Solving cold cases, it turns out, is hard. Leads dry ...
No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Mario Cristobal sprinted down the sideline beginning for a timeout. If Oregon was going to announce it was back among the elite of the Pac-12 Conference after a couple of down years, the coach wasn’t about to risk a pass when it was obvious for the Ducks to do just ...
PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Oregon officials are proposing a new framework for managing wolves that prey on livestock.
The East Oregonian reports that a possible deal emerged Tuesday that involves ranchers making clearly defined efforts to protect livestock ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Nearly all of Oregon’s Congressional delegation has sent a letter asking federal officials to investigate whether a California wine producer is falsely labeling wines as an Oregon coast pinot noir.
The letter signed by both of Oregon’s U.S. senators and four of its five ...
DUNDEE, Ore. (AP) — No one knows just what bee species live in Oregon, which means we can’t even begin to track if they’re declining. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports a statewide project wants to change that.
NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — Video shows a dramatic Oregon courtroom scuffle in which a defendant lunges for a police officer’s gun.
The Oregonian/OregonLive reports a judge had ...
Defendant lunges for officer’s gun in courtroom
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — State Rep. Knute Buehler, seeking middle ground on immigration issues in his race for governor of Oregon, criticized the Trump administration for pursuing rule changes that could hurt health care for immigrants.
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CANNON BEACH, Ore. (AP) — Cannon Beach has discovered that no local, state or federal agency has responsibility for the booming population of feral rabbits that has overtaken the popular beach town and shelters around the state are too overwhelmed with bunnies to take them in.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — In the same way the number 12 will never be forgotten in the long history of the border rivalry between Washington and Oregon — as in 12 straight wins by the Ducks — so will the number 70.
As in 70 points. That’s the number of points Washington scored the last time it ...
SCIO, Ore. (AP) — Kaitlyn Kastet was able to pull herself a good 15 feet up the trunk of the Douglas fir behind Scio High School, but then wasn’t sure what to do next.
Arbor climb judge Douglas Livengood indicated the knotted rope holding the Corvallis High School sophomore and showed her ...
Police identify man killed by officer at Portland motel
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have identified the Oregon man killed by police at a motel in southeast Portland.
KATU-TV reports police say 30-year-old Samuel Rice was shot by an officer after he ...
BEND, Ore. (AP) — Officials are taking adoption applications for the more than 60 horses seized from a central Oregon ranch earlier this year.
The Bulletin reports the Deschutes ...
Here are some things to watch in Week 7 of the Pac-12 Conference football season:
GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 7 Washington at No. 17 Oregon. The Ducks (4-1, 1-1 Pac-12) had an 11-game winning streak over the Huskies (5-1, 3-0) until the past two years. That’s when Washington outscored Oregon ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A woman who says she was violently shoved toward a Portland City Hall exit by police after the shutdown of a comment period at a City Council meeting has filed a $1 million lawsuit against the city.
First-year Nebraska coach Scott Frost said Thursday the transfers of three of his former players to Oregon State raised his suspicions, though he stopped short of leveling a tampering charge against the Beavers.
Linebacker Avery Roberts, quarterback Tristan Gebbia and receiver Tyjon ...