All the booms and bangs around town are a reminder that the Fourth of July is right around the corner.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans on Friday blocked creation of a bipartisan panel to study the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol in a show of party loyalty to former President Donald Trump, aiming to shift the political focus away from the violent insurrection by his GOP supporters.
SALEM – _The Oregon Senate approved House Bill 2261 today, a bill which will limit Oregon’s youth from accessing nicotine products by closing loopholes that have allowed underage Oregonians to purchase inhalant delivery systems or vape products, also known as electronic cigarettes, e-cigs or vapes.
SALEM – The Oregon Senate passed House Bill 2474 on Wednesday, May 26, to expand eligibility for protected leave under the Oregon Family Leave Act. The bill updates Oregon’s leave laws in response to the unique impacts of public health emergencies on workers and families.
Work search requirements will resume in stages for more than 100,000 Oregon workers who receive unemployment benefits, now that the economic downturn triggered by the coronavirus pandemic is easing.
Oregon, the first state to conduct all elections by mail, would join the ranks of states accepting ballots postmarked by election day under a bill that has cleared the Oregon House.
Mitch Greenlick may achieve in death what he was unable to do during his 17 years in the Oregon House.
For Oregon’s state budget, and for Oregon taxpayers, it appears everything’s coming up roses these days.
Although 70% of Klamath County voters voted against ballot measure 18-120, which would’ve raised the transient room tax in the county from 8% to 11%, one group that was opposed to the measure said the results in their favor wasn’t a win.
The South Surban Sanitary District is getting a leadership shake-up following May 2021’s special election in Klamath County. Kevin Harter and Michael Koger ousted two incumbent board of directors members, Jim Bellet and Charlie Dehlinger.
You wouldn’t expect sewage to be at the center of a contentious election, but the two spots up for grabs on the South Suburban Sanitary District’s three-person board of directors are generating quite the buzz among Klamath Falls residents.
The lone measure on the ballot for the May 18 special election, Measure 18-120, asks Klamath County voters to raise the hotel room tax rate from 8% to 11% to fund tourism and county services.
Klamath County Commissioners and Klamath Falls City Council reached an agreement with Wilsonart on a Long-term Rural Enterprise Zone, in which the company will pay $1.2 million in community service fees in exchange for tax abatement over the course of 15 years.