Gov. John Kitzhaber is proposing a budget that would increase funding for education with a focus on children before they reach third grade.
The Democratic governor unveiled his $18.6 billion two-year state budget proposal on Monday.Read More »
Authorities are continuing their search for a 17-year old Ashland girl. Hannah Thomas-Garner was last seen Saturday night at a party in an open field on Dead Indian Memorial Road. Her light blue 2012 Ford Focus was found abandoned in Shasta City Sunday. Hannah is 5’6”, 137 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes.Read More »
The Salem City Council is considering how officials should react to ride-sharing services such as Uber.
The Statesman Journal reports (http://stjr.nl/1FJ1Xog ) Uber has been giving rides in Salem since July, although it is not licensed to do so.
A Monday night's meeting the council is considering whether to make Uber comply with taxi regulations or change them to adapt to the seRead More »
An energy company owned by the Navajo Nation has named an executive whose last project sparked conflict with Oregon tribes as its new CEO.
The Daily Times reports (http://bit.ly/1y0mHlu) that Clark A. Moseley has been chosen as CEO of Navajo Transitional Energy Co.Read More »