Oregonians who buy individual health insurance can start shopping for plans. Premiums are up 6% on average.
On Tuesday, Portland teachers began striking for the first time in district history.
Election day is Nov. 7, and with less than a week to go, most registered voters in Salem have not cast their ballots. Here’s a guide to election deadlines, dropbox locations and what’s in the voter’s pamphlet.
Rep. Earl Blumenauer anounced retirement plans Tuesday, joining longtime Reps. Peter DeFazio and Greg Walden, who retired in 2023 and 2021.
Owen Marksbury, Salem’s Scholastic Kid Reporter, reports from the annual Tualatin Giant Pumpkin Regatta.
In separate lawsuits, two men say Oregon Youth Authority staff ignored their pleas to intervene when they faced abuse based on their sexual orientation.
More than 1,400 refugees from Afghanistan have arrived in Oregon since the nation fell to the Taliban in 2021.
The ARCHES Day Center plans to open its doors Friday night to give unsheltered people a warm place to rest as temperatures reach freezing. There are still dozens of volunteer shifts available.
At least several thousand were affected while thousands of others who don’t qualify for Medicaid will keep their insurance
New state data shows nearly 40% of Oregon students missed 16 or more days of school during the 2022-23 school year.