When President Barack Obama arrives here Friday, he will find a timber town still in mourning over the shooting that killed eight community college students and a teacher. But he will also find another deeply held emotion - seething anger over his calls for new gun restrictions.
The Oregon Supreme Court has denied a request by Oracle Corp. to have five of its executives excluded from a lawsuit filed by the state over the failure of the Cover Oregon health insurance exchange.
Planned Parenthood of the Columbia Willamette is reimbursed for expenses, but does not profit from the collection of tissue after abortions, according to its president and CEO.
The head of Planned Parenthood of the Columbia Willamette responded to questions from Republican state representatives about the collection of tissue after abortions.
In this week's Connect To Congress, Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D) spoke with KATU's Brian Wood about last week's shooting at UCC, as well as Pres. Obama's upcoming trip to Roseburg.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says he's trying to plant in people's minds the idea that they should rush a shooter in a situation like the Oregon community college attack.
Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian said Tuesday that he's running for secretary of state.
California will become the fifth state to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives using doctor-prescribed drugs after Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday he signed one of the most emotionally charged bills of the year.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales talks to KATU's Steve Dunn on managing an increasing Portland population and the urban growth boundry.
Oregon marijuana shops began selling marijuana Thursday for the first time to recreational users, marking a big day for the budding pot industry.
Washington state's minimum wage will not increase next year, and the state will no longer have the highest statewide minimum wage as of January.
The commitment of $30 million from both government entities will go to pay for beds in shelters for women and families.
U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) discusses wildfire funding, the minimum wage and a possible government shutdown with KATU's Lincoln Graves in this week's Connect To Congress.
There are many reasons for the rise in congestion and KATU found out politics is one of them.