As the City of Eugene is moving forward with a paid sick-leave ordinance, officials with Lane County are looking to pass a bill that exempts its workers from the change.
With the clock ticking down to the start of legal weed sales in Washington state, store owners hoping to start selling on Tuesday are consumed by details as they try to make sure there's pot on the shelves.
Oregon's candidates for U.S. Senate are taking differing views of Monday's Supreme Court decision on insurance coverage for contraceptives.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Dennis Richardson made a stop at a barbecue and disk golf tournament hosted by the Lane County GOP.
A group turned in enough signatures Thursday to get a measure on legalizing marijuana in Oregon on the November ballot. So what can we learn from Colorado before we decide?
The chances for recreational marijuana legalization in Oregon could improve as the field of likely ballot measures drops to one.
In a letter to Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Governor Kitzhaber said he's fired state managers in charge of Cover Oregon, and now it's time to hold accountable the website's main technology contractor.
Residents of California's largely rural, agrarian and politically conservative far northern counties long ago got used to feeling ignored in the state Capitol and out of sync with major urban areas.
Half of the U.S. Senate says it's time to change the name of the Washington Redskins.
Voters in House District 2 will decide in November whether Kerry Atherton or Dallas Heard will replace Rep. Tim Freeman.
At the Lane County Elections Office, ballots are still being counted to determine who will be the next West Lane County Commissioner.
Portland physician Monica Wehby won Oregon's Republican primary for U.S. Senate on Tuesday despite embarrassing revelations late in the race that an ex-husband and former boyfriend had called police on her.
There's a lot at stake for Oregon in the state's Republican and Democratic primaries. One of the big races in Douglas County is for the county commissioner position.
A business co-owner called 911 about a potentially deadly situation at a restaurant, and told the dispatcher not to send police. It happened at the Red & Black Cafe on Southeast 12th Avenue Thursday afternoon.
The Harrisburg Fire Department is hoping the third time's the charm after voters turned down two previous bond measures aimed at replacing their aging fire station.