Former Republican presidential candidate, successful businessman, and conservative leader Herman Cain arrived in Eugene on Friday, October 10 to speak to a crowd of about 40 at the Gerlinger Lounge on the University of Oregon campus.
Though there is no organized opposition to Measure 89, the ACLU of Oregon contends the amendment is unnecessary because the state Constitution says: "No law shall be passed granting to any citizen or class of citizens privileges, or immunities, which, upon the same terms, shall not equally belong to all citizens."
Gov. John Kitzhaber says he was hurt and taken aback to learn this week that his fiancee accepted money to enter a fraudulent marriage with an immigrant seeking to remain in the country.
Lane County wants public input on whether the parks it manages should host large events - and if so, how they should best be managed.
State election officials begin dropping more than 2 million ballots in the mail on Wednesday, and tens of thousands of Oregonians will vote each day between now and Nov. 4.
Will legal marijuana pull up the state's tax revenues - or produce clouds of confusion and uncertainty?
The battle over whether Oregon should grant driving privileges to immigrants who can't prove legal presence in the U.S. is ramping up in rural parts of the state.
Measure 92 would require labels on certain foods produced with or containing genetically modified organisms.
The Eugene City Council didn't appear fired up Wednesday about imposing a local tax on marijuana should voters elect to legalize the drug in November.
A story in Willamette Week on Wednesday said that Cylvia Hayes has used her title as first lady and her role in advising the governor to advance her private consulting business.
If the brain cancer from which she suffers does not kill her in October, Brittany Maynard plans to take advantage of Oregon's Death with Dignity Act and end her own life on the first of November — a few days after her husband's 30th birthday.
As the Eugene City Council continues to fine tune plans for a new $15 million City Hall, still up in the air is whether the old council chambers will be saved and used as part of the new buidling.
The middle class isn't sharing in the economic gains since the Great Recession, and wealthy taxpayers should be paying higher taxes, Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday.
At least 20 Oregon cities and counties are racing to approve taxes on marijuana in case voters legalize its recreational use in November.
Medical and recreational marijuana users may seem like natural allies in the campaign for legalized pot, but ambivalence underscores mixed feelings and even misgivings among members of the medical cannabis community.