A pair of bills working their way through the Oregon Legislature aim to fight child abuse and sex trafficking by expanding the list of people considered mandatory reporters. The goal is an important one, although we have some concerns about the potential for unintended consequences. Backed by Republican leadership in…
Police said Larry McFarland was arrested by Salem Police and charged with two counts of menacing and one count of unlawful use of a weapon.
MEDFORD, Ore– On Saturday, one million people officially become fully vaccinated against coronavirus in Oregon. That’s according to data collected by the Oregon Health Authority. In the last four months since vaccinations began in Oregon, 1,007,603 people have completed their vaccination series in Oregon, while 560,316 Oregonians still have their…
CORVALLIS, Ore. — While Black, Hispanic, Latino, Indigenous, Asian and Pacific Islander people are more likely to die of COVID-19 than white people nationwide, a recent study from Oregon State
A pair of bills working their way through the Oregon Legislature aim to fight child abuse and sex trafficking by expanding the list of people considered mandatory reporters. The goal
Under the American Rescue Plan and Recovery Act, Oregon is anticipated to get $780 million for new programs and services. Legislative leaders asked lawmakers for ideas on how to spend it. We asked the Marion and Polk counties legislative delegation how they think the money should be directed.
Volunteers helped Church at the Park put up 20 pallet structures that will next week become a safe place to sleep for up to 40 people experiencing homelessness.
Oregon added 816 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19, including 48 in the mid-valley, the Oregon Health Authority reported on Wednesday as case counts surged for the third consecutive