Dusty Lane

KATU.com Web Producer

Dusty Lane is a Pacific Northwest native who spent two years in Beijing before landing as a web producer at KATU.com.

Recent stories by Dusty Lane

KATU Investigators Cover Oregon confessions: Are they playing games with your health? Cover Oregon confessions: Are they playing games with your health?(Video)
Conversations with one current and one former Cover Oregon application processor revealed an unprofessional processing system that encourages workers to push applications through at all costs, while at times doing little to protect taxpayer money or privacy.
KATU Investigators Ex-Cover Oregon website chief: 'I stuck to the talking points ... they were not accurate' Ex-Cover Oregon website chief: 'I stuck to the talking points ... they were not accurate'(Video)
Carolyn Lawson, the IT expert who tried and failed to build Oregon’s online insurance exchange, complained to an Oregon Health Authority official that she was forced to leave under false pretenses in an email uncovered by the On Your Side Investigators.
KATU Investigators New Cover Oregon allegations: 'If it's true, someone's going to prison' New Cover Oregon allegations: 'If it's true, someone's going to prison'(Video)
Former Republican state Rep. Patrick Sheehan told the KATU Investigators he has gone to the FBI with allegations Cover Oregon project managers initiated the design of dummy web pages to convince the federal government the project was further along than it actually was.
KATU Investigators Paging Dr. Kitzhaber: What did Gov. know about Cover Oregon collapse? Paging Dr. Kitzhaber: What did Gov. know about Cover Oregon collapse?(Video)
KATU’s review of thousands of pages of emails and reports, as well as interviews with many of the key people involved, suggest that either Kitzhaber knew more than he has acknowledged about Cover Oregon's failed website, or that he and his staff somehow remained oblivious to the unfolding disaster despite numerous attempts to bring it to their attention.
KATU Investigators Cover Oregon head: State might scrap all or part of failing website Cover Oregon head: State might scrap all or part of failing website(Video)
Interim Cover Oregon head Bruce Goldberg said Wednesday that while his team is making progress on fixing a flood of problems with the health exchange’s foundering website, it might ultimately have to scrap all or part of a system in which two years and tens of millions of dollars have been invested.
KATU Investigators Gov. denies prior knowledge of Cover Oregon failure, exits exclusive KATU interview Gov. denies prior knowledge of Cover Oregon failure, exits exclusive KATU interview(Video)
Gov. John Kitzhaber’s staff hastily ended his scheduled one-on-one interview with KATU News on Thursday morning barely four minutes after it had begun when KATU began asking about problems with Cover Oregon's website. The governor's spokesman later said he was trying to keep the governor on schedule.