Oregon Political News: Hate Crimes Legislation Passes Out of Oregon Senate

Salem, OR (STL.News) – Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum thanked the Oregon Senate for unanimously passing…

Jackson County Man, Jonathan Alan Ochoa, Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Distributing Cocaine, Trading Cocaine for Firearms

MEDFORD, OR (STL.News) – On Thursday, April 18, 2019, Jonathan Alan Ochoa, 31, of Talent, Oregon,…

Political News: Attorneys General Becerra, Ellison, Rosenblum File Lawsuit Challenging President Trump’s Illegal, Juvenile “Two for One” Executive Order

Executive Order requires agencies to arbitrarily repeal two existing regulations for every new one (STL.News) –…

Coast Guard News: Coast Guard honors Silver Lifesaving Medal recipient, Gordon Huggins, at memorial service in Astoria, Oregon

ASTORIA, OR (STL.News) – The Coast Guard rendered military honors during a memorial service for Gordon…

Oregon News: Top 10 Consumer Complaints of 2018

Oregon Department of Justice’s Annual List of Top Ten Consumer Complaints in 2018 SALEM, OR (STL.News)…

Uncounted Oregon votes expose election vulnerability

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Days before last November’s elections, members of a political action committee in…

Feds: Forgery operation produced over 10,000 fake documents

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Located in an apartment in a primarily Hispanic town in Oregon, a clandestine lab…

Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley won’t join 2020 presidential field

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon has decided not to enter the…

Oregon man snowed in with taco sauce grateful for rescue

PORTLAND, Ore.(AP)— An Oregon man who was rescued after five days stuck in deep snow with…

Thousands ordered to leave as California river rises

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thousands of people along a flooded river were under evacuation orders Wednesday…

Rain prompts evacuation order for Northern California towns

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Torrential rain from a winter storm that has also dumped heavy snow…

Passengers band together on train stuck in Oregon mountains

SALEM, Ore. / FEBRUARY 26, 2019 (STL.News) An Amtrak train with almost 200 people aboard hit…

Fierce winter storm that hit West reaches California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A winter storm driven that slammed the western U.S. was barreling through…

SALEM, Ore | Oregon housing squeeze sets stage for statewide rent control

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Faced with a housing shortage and skyrocketing rents, Oregon is poised to…

SALEM, Ore | Report: Millennial voter registration in Oregon soars

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Thursday touted the success of the state’s…

Oregon News: Attorney General Rosenblum Requests Meeting with Federal Government on Family Planning Program

SALEM, OR (STL.News) – Leading a coalition of 13 state Attorneys General, Oregon Attorney General Ellen…

Oregon News: Oregon Plays Key Role in $171 Million Settlement with Fiat Chrysler and Robert Bosch for Environmental Breaches

SALEM, OR – Jan. 11, 2019 – Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum today announced a landmark $171…

United States | Conclusion of the Fourth Round of Negotiations To Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime

United States – The United States and Canada held the fourth round of negotiations to modernize…

Oregon News: PORTLAND, Opiod Prosecutions Lead to Seizure of Three Million User Doses of Heroin, Oxycodone and Fentanyl Across Oregon

Narcotic seizures are among the largest in District of Oregon history PORTLAND, Ore. — U.S. Attorney…

WASHINGTON News: Deputy Attorney General Names U.S. Attorney Williams Chair of National Marijuana Working Group

WASHINGTON—Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein today named Billy J. Williams, U.S. Attorney for the District…

PORTLAND, Ore | Bid to ban state funds for abortions tests open Oregon laws

PORTLAND, Ore— Teenage girls in Oregon don’t need their parents’ consent to end an unwanted pregnancy,…

WASHINGTON News: Justice Department Funds New District of Oregon Indian Country Prosecutor

Special Assistant U.S. Attorney (SAUSA) to Focus on Prosecutions Involving the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla…

Connecticut News: ADA Settlement with KinderCare Ensures Access to Child Care Programs for Children with Diabetes

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that…

Oregon News: Attorney General Rosenblum Sues Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin

SALEM, OR – Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum today sued Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin,…

PORTLAND, Ore. | Oregon’s only heart transplant program shuts down

PORTLAND, Ore. — The only Oregon hospital to offer heart transplants abruptly shut down its program…

PORTLAND, Ore | Oregon will require notification of marijuana harvest

PORTLAND, Ore  — Before Matthew Miller harvests marijuana this fall from his fields in southern Oregon,…

College football: Auburn vs Washington highlights Week 1

No games in the opening week of the 2018 college football season have quite the pizazz…

OREGON | Free Fishing on Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day Weekend in Oregon

SALEM, OREGON—It’s free to fish, crab or clam in Oregon on Saturday, Sept. 1 and Sunday,…

Oregon | 190,000 acres along mid-coast open for hunting, even during fire season!

NEWPORT, OREGON— Over 190,000 acres of Hancock Forest Management (HFM) timberlands are now open for year…

OREGON | Friday, Aug. 17 is last day to keep cabezon

NEWPORT, OREGON—Sport anglers can no longer retain cabezon effective Friday, Aug. 17 at 11:59 p.m. The…