People could sleep in any public space in Oregon under the proposed law, as long as they don't block public access to those spaces
The Senate unanimously passed a bill this week that would let motorcyclists and bicyclists ride through red lights in intersections where they are not detected by a vehicle weight sensor.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, who took office last month after her predecessor resigned in an influence-peddling scandal, is proposing a trio of ethics reform bills, the governor told KATU's On Your Side Investigators Thursday.
Gov. Kate Brown has signed a controversial climate change bill that was a top priority for former Gov. John Kitzhaber.
Oregon has filed a new lawsuit against Oracle Inc. saying the company is planning to pull the plug on hosting the state's Medicaid system, which could jeopardize health insurance enrollment and re-enrollment for thousands of low-income Oregonians.
Gov. Kate Brown has unveiled plans for three bills that she says would improve Oregon's ethics and transparency laws.
Atkins, a Democrat, recently retired as the state director for U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, a post she'd held since 2009.
Legislative efforts to increase pressure on parents to get their kids vaccinated failed in Oregon and Washington state Wednesday amid stiff opposition as a handful of other statehouses consider similar bills prompted by a measles outbreak at Disneyland.
Sixteen-year-old Noah Fleming can't wait to get his license. He's been taking lessons at Vancouver's Driving 101 and is the first to admit he's come a long way.
He retires soon as president of the University of Oregon, but before he even arrived on campus, Dave Frohnmayer packed a powerful resume of public service for the state as a legislator, attorney general and candidate for governor.
Democratic lawmakers are promoting legislation that would automatically enroll thousands of Oregon workers in retirement savings accounts, a move that proponents said Monday would help ensure nobody is forced to work until they die or to spend their retirement years in poverty.
The struggles of being red in a blue state. New state Republican party chair Bill Currier, Rep. Bill Post, R-Keizer, and Republican former state Rep. Scott Bruun talk with Steve Dunn about the party's new strategy to end the Democrat's domination of statewide elections in Oregon.
The programs allow some students to defer getting a high school diploma. Instead, they take additional courses at a community college in a so-called fifth year of high school.
The ritual of springing forward and falling back - and spending days (or longer) catching up on adjusting every clock in the home - is being questioned by lawmakers who would like to see it come to an end.
Gov. Kate Brown and her husband, Dan Little, told the Salem Statesman Journal on Sunday they are finishing up a move into Mahonia Hall in south Salem.