The family of Dave Frohnmayer said he maintained a full schedule up to the end, keeping private his battle with prostate cancer.
The family issued a statement on his passing, as did Oregon leaders like Gov. Kate Brown and Sen. Jeff Merkley.
Dave Frohnmayer, the attorney general who took on Rajneeshpuram and as president led the University of Oregon into the 21st Century, died Monday.
Oregon's senior senator says federal policy for paying to put out wildfires is broken - at a time when fire seasons are getting worse.
When Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned, the job passed to Secretary of State Kate Brown under rules set forth in Oregon's state constitution.
That left Brown's elected position vacant - and, per the constitution, it fell to the new governor to appoint her successor.
Gov. Kate Brown is replacing a senior state official closely linked to former Gov. John Kitzhaber, who resigned in disgrace last month.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum said federal investigators have asked her to suspend her investigation into former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes, while they conduct their own.
Rocky King, who quit for health reasons, said former Gov. John Kitzhaber, whose administration hired King, never told him what to say about Cover Oregon or to cover up the problems with the website.
The IRS interviewed Oregon’s Department of Administrative Services director Michael Jordan two weeks ago as part of a federal investigation into then Governor John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes.
Oracle America Inc. has filed a lawsuit accusing former Gov. John Kitzhaber's campaign consultants of orchestrating the abandonment of the now-defunct Cover Oregon health insurance exchange portal to assist his re-election effort.
The bill was crafted to shield jilted lovers from having intimate photos, shared consensually with a former partner, posted online without their permission. The pictures often include contact information and links to the victim's social media profiles.
Former Gov. John Kitzhaber's fiancée, Cylvia Hayes, has launched a legal fight to keep her private emails out of the public eye.
A source who leaked emails about embattled ex-governor John Kitzhaber and his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, might be protected by Oregon whistleblower laws, according to a Portland law professor following the scandals swirling around the former first couple.
Alaska on Tuesday became the third U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, but organizers don't expect any public celebrations since it remains illegal to smoke marijuana in public.
A state agency has asked the Oregon State Police to investigate the disclosure of some of former Gov. John Kitzhaber's personal emails to a reporter.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown says she'll continue a death penalty moratorium imposed by her predecessor, John Kitzhaber, who resigned in an ethics scandal.