An Oregon congressman is asking the Interior Department to work with states to curb gray wolf hunting around Yellowstone National Park.
Some Oregonians believe the entire state needs an ordinance similar to the one in Multnomah County. Others say Multnomah County commissioners overstepped their bounds when they passed the ordinance more than a year ago, and they're going to court this week.
Oregon agriculture officials say the state has no authority over genetically modified crops once they are deemed safe for commercial use by federal regulators.
The deadline for advocates to get their issues before Oregon voters this November came and went Thursday with no new additions to a lineup of ballot questions that will likely include the topics of illegal immigration, marijuana legalization and genetically modified food.
Each officer can decide to issue a warning or a ticket. You could be fined up to $500 though.
Proponents of a ballot measure to require the labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon say they're turning in more than 155,000 signatures — far more than required to qualify the measure for a statewide vote in November.
Sponsors of an initiative to decrease Washington public school class sizes plan to turn in more than 325,000 signatures to the Washington secretary of state's office on Wednesday.
Mayor Charlie Hales rode a paving truck Monday to bring attention to the need for more funding for street repairs in Portland.
Washington's top education official is making another attempt to get the state exempted from requirements of the federal No Child Left Behind law, his office announced Monday.
Oregon's candidates for U.S. Senate are taking differing views of Monday's Supreme Court decision on insurance coverage for contraceptives.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales joins host Steve Dunn Sunday, June 29, 2014 to discuss the controversial proposals for street fees to maintain local streets. Thousands of citizens have voiced their concerns over the last few months about the proposals put forward by the mayor and Commissioner Steve Novick.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales told KATU Thursday he'd support a half cent sales tax if the city doesn't adopt a street fee to pay for the $50 million he said is needed for road maintenance across Portland.
Sponsors of an initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana traveled to Salem on Thursday to turn in boxes stuffed with enough signed petitions to bring their total signatures to 145,000 — far more than are needed for the measure to qualify for the November ballot.
A group turned in enough signatures Thursday to get a measure on legalizing marijuana in Oregon on the November ballot. So what can we learn from Colorado before we decide?
The PDC has agreed to buy the property the Right 2 Dream Too homeless camp sits on for $1.5 million.