- Long-time Democratic Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has announced his resignation amid allegations his fiancee used her relationship with him to enrich herself.
Kitzhaber said his resignation would be effective on Wednesday. In a statement on Friday, he apologized to the people who helped him get re-elected in November and supported him for the past three decades.Read More »
- The collapse of political support for Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has thrown a spotlight on the next in line to succeed him: the 54-year-old secretary of state.
Kate Brown has long been thought to have her eye on Oregon's top elected position.Read More »
A man who worked at a sewage plant in Portland, Oregon, has pleaded guilty to being an accessory after the fact in a suicide bombing that killed about 30 people in Pakistan and injured another 300.
Reaz Khan admitted before U.S.Read More »
A sign of how little snow has fallen this winter: At the annual Oregon WinterFest this weekend in Bend's Old Mill District, there won't be any ski or snowboard competitions.
In previous years, event organizers have trucked in hundreds of cubic yards of snow from Mount Bachelor to lay down a base for the events.
This year, the Bulletin newspaper (http://bit.ly/1FHDGPi) reports thRead More »
In addition to Valentine's Day, Oregon residents are celebrating the state's 156th birthday on Saturday.
On Feb. 14, 1859, President James Buchanan signed the bill making Oregon Territory the 33rd state.