Refreshed at 12:35 AM Pacific on Sunday, May 29th, 2016
----- AREA: 255,026 SQUARE KM ----- HIGHEST POINT: MT. HOOD (3,426 M) ----- LARGEST CITY: PORTLAND ----- CAPITAL: SALEM ----- ADMITTED: FEBRUARY 14TH, 1859
GOP Politician Is Ammon Bundy's New Lawyer ( OPB News) — Morgan Philpot will take over as occupier Ammon Bundy's defense attorney. Philpot has run for Utah Governor and the U... OPB Politics Now: Cover Oregon On The Natio... ( OPB News) — We dig into dueling reports from a Congressional panel about who's to blame for the notorious failure of the Cover Or... Clean Air Advocates Converge On Oregon Sena... ( OPB News) — Hundreds of people, worried about clean air, converged on Oregon’s legislature Monday, to speak at a senate hea... Gary Haugen Has A New Execution Date, But O... ( OPB News) — A judge's decision to give Gary Haugen a date to die increases pressure on Gov. Kate Brown to figure out what Oregon ... Gary Haugen Has A New Execution Date, But O... ( OPB News) — A judge's decision to give Gary Haugen a date to die increases pressure on Gov. Kate Brown to figure out what Oregon ... Oregon Governor Tells Bullseye Glass To Cea... ( OPB News) — Art glass maker under fire for air emissions. New Seasons Wants Oregon to Raise the Minim... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — Portland-based organic grocer New Seasons this morning announced its support for a statewide increase in the minimum ... Kitzhaber Whistleblower Michael Rodgers Rea... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — Michael Rodgers , the former state information technology manager who refused a request to delete 5,000 of former Gov... Message From New ODOT Bridge Survey: Send C... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — The Oregon Department of Transportation released its 2015 bridge survey last week. It's a document the agency release... Former House Speaker Dave Hunt May Seek His... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — Dave Hunt , the former speaker of the Oregon House, may run for his former legislative seat. "A bunch of people have ... Rep. Knute Buehler Won't Run For Governor i... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — The Oregon GOP's top potential state-wide candidate is sitting out 2016. State Rep. Knute Buehler (R-Bend) announced ... Education Czar Nancy Golden's Retirement Ra... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — Gov. Kate Brown this morning announced that the state's chief education officer, Nancy Golden , is retiring. That ann... Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian Will Enter ... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — The race for what will be a vacant secretary of state's office in 2016 is shaping up as next year's most competitive ... Gov. Kate Brown Names New State Chief Opera... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — Gov. Kate Brown this afternoon announced her highest profile state agency hire to date, naming Oregon Department of T... U.S. Rep Earl Blumenauer Wants to Take Oreg... ( Willamette Week Blogs - ...) — Oregon is poised to become a national model for erasing the stigma of past pot crimes. U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer will...
- One of the hazards of punditry is a tendency to wrap things up in a neat package – a nice simple ... Local factors - The official portrait of former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber continues to hang in the hall of t... Portrait of Kitzhaber’s legacy - From Dan Meek of the Oregon Independent Party, on May 25: In a stunning display of democracy supp... A title rejection - Most residents of the Gate City are familiar with the expression used by journalist, author and O... Back to Pocatello
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