A divide is emerging among groups that want to raise Oregon's minimum wage that could lead to competing proposals on the 2016 ballot.
The Legislature's annual progress report to the Washington Supreme Court on its work toward fulfilling the court's order to fix education funding is a mixture of accomplishments and wishes for the future.
On Wednesday we’ll have an opportunity to ask questions of U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader, D-Oregon, on your behalf as part of our “Connect to Congress” series.
He's hoping to get support from his congressional colleagues.
A new state law bans open containers of marijuana in vehicles starting Sept. 26.
On this week's show: Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer and two Oregonians running for president of the United States: Martin Hahn and Jack Sparrow.
Amid the embarrassing collapse of Cover Oregon, the state's failed health insurance enrollment website, then-Gov. John Kitzhaber and lawmakers found solace in an unrelated success - a massive hike in enrollment in the Oregon Health Plan.
Five months into her tenure, and with her first legislative session out of the way, Brown is showing no signs of changing her no curve-balls approach.
The group 15 Now submitted 2,000 signatures to the secretary of state's office at the end of June. It said Friday that 1,800 were deemed valid.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown signed a bill offering two years of free tuition at community colleges Friday morning.
This Jack Sparrow (yes, that is his legal name) lives in Lincoln City, not Hollywood, but does enjoy dressing like the pirate character played by Johnny Depp.
With the State Route 520 Bridge construction behind him, Gov. Jay Inslee signed the bills making up a $16 billion transportation package on Wednesday at the University of Washington.
Inslee, who has made climate change a key issue since taking office in 2013, blamed the Senate Republican majority, saying the party "is now in the stranglehold of the oil and gas industry."
Gov. Kate Brown talked with KATU on Monday about Oregon's lack of affordable housing after she celebrated the signing of four bills she says are aimed at giving families a “fair shot.”
So far this summer, we've seen a record-setting heat wave, which includes multiple wildfires and drought conditions in more than half of Oregon's counties. And it's only July.