Turnout surpassed 50 percent in a handful of states: Maine, Wisconsin, Colorado, Alaska, Minnesota and Oregon. During each election over the past 10 years, these states have often been among the top performers.
Statewide vote totals released Monday show an Oregon ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods was losing by a mere 809 votes and will go to an automatic recount.
A big change in Oregon gun laws could happen next year after Democrats gained two seats in the Senate during November’s election.
On Friday afternoon, Measure 92 was trailing by just 1,100 votes out of more than 1.5 million — a spread of less than 0.1 percent. Oregon law requires a recount if the margin is within 0.2 percent.
The state of Oregon on Friday won the first round against Oracle Inc. in their legal dispute over the failed Cover Oregon health insurance website after a judge rejected Oracle's effort to try the case exclusively in federal court.
An Oregon ballot measure that would require labels for genetically engineered foods may be heading for an automatic recount.
They are only two seats, but the Democratic gains in the Oregon Legislature could make a world of difference.
On Saturday evening in Pendleton, Bob Jenson gazed out into the sea of friendly faces at his retirement party and recalled his years as a politician.
For over a year, “Transitions,” was artist Michael Boonstra’s life. He was commissioned to create the publicly funded artwork during the construction of the Wapato Jail. Shortly after the completion of his piece, Boonstra learned there wasn’t enough money to open the jail.
Independent energy researcher Robert McCullough blew the whistle on Enron, now he's calling out the city of Portland with a new idea to collect the Street Fund.
The Lynden Pioneer Museum is removing World War II-era weapons from a current exhibit to avoid violating a new Washington law requiring background checks on gun transfers.
Michael Kaplan has been the Energy Department's acting director since May,
The October hiring was particularly strong in three sectors: manufacturing, health care, and professional and business services.
The fate of a little-noticed ballot measure in strongly Democratic Oregon serves as a warning to President Barack Obama and his party about the political perils of immigration policy.
KATU News takes your questions about the proposed street fund directly to Portland Mayor Charlie Hales.