Hours before President Obama arrived in Oregon, hundreds of protesters lined the roads surrounding Roseburg Regional Airport.
President Barack Obama says the American people will eventually have to "come together" to figure out how to prevent deadly mass shootings like one that took place in Oregon last week.
Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday directed state officials take another stab at updating clean-water rules, as the state races to finalize a plan before the federal government intervenes.
Democratic Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley spoke Thursday at the U.S. Capitol, backed by two dozen Senate Democrats.
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.