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10.8.19: Activists move to put climate change policy on the ballot after Oregon lawmakers fail on legislation; Attorney: Oregon Legislature hampering small businesses

Tuesday, October 08, 2019


Oregon Political News

Activists move to put climate change policy on the ballot after Oregon lawmakers fail on legislation

Attorney: Oregon Legislature hampering small businesses

Greens turn to ballot threat to boost cap and trade

Oregon lawmakers fail on legislation

Oregon Legislative Press Releases

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News from the Regions

Wildfires – Fire Season starts June 1, 2020

Portland Area

Community leaders plan announcement for the future of Wapato

Judge transfers Kawhi Leonard lawsuit against Nike to Oregon

Radical growth comes to Civic neighborhood in Gresham

Parents protest Hillsboro School District sex ed plan

Multnomah County Health Department, Stuck With Enforcing Oregon’s Vape Ban, Will Not Add Additional Inspections of Tobacco Retailers

Portland’s new Wildwood Trail pedestrian bridge will open Oct. 27 with all-you-can-eat pancakes

Central/Eastern Oregon

Eastern Oregon could get cold this week

Hermiston city manager elected to League of Oregon Cities board

Federal judge: Oregon must redo guidelines for river temperature

Feedlot seeks final liquidation of defunct Oregon beef packer

Albany/Corvallis Area

Corvallis group to visit Ethiopian school it helped fund

Eugene Area

Another Lane County courthouse bond in works

Give your input on Springfield School District’s new state funds this week

Eugene police Civilian Review Board meeting Tuesday

Klamath Falls Area

Crater Lake National Park celebrates 100 years of weather observation

Klamath County School District awarded $96,000 Farm to School grant

Southern Oregon Coast

Long-awaited Gold Star marker unveiled at Dewett Veterans Memorial site

Coos County fire departments celebrate Fire Prevention Week with open houses

International News

Trump defends decision to abandon Kurdish allies

Trump defends Syria move: 'It's time to come back home'

US moves to blacklist Chinese tech companies, agencies accused of repressing Muslim minorities

Five things to know about Trump's decision on Syria, Turkey and the Kurds

GOP lawmakers blast Trump's Syria decision as 'grave mistake,' 'disaster in the making'

Nikki Haley criticizes Trump's Syria withdrawal: Leaving allies to die 'is a big mistake'

National News

Colorado Lab Results Point to New Culprit in Vaping Cases: A Specific Chemical Used in Cheap Vape Pens

Judge rejects Trump challenge to release of tax returns in NY criminal probe

Federal deficit estimated at $984B, highest in seven years

Chao met with more officials from Kentucky than any other state: report

National Opinion

Opinion: Let’s get off the sidelines and pass new trade pact with Mexico, Canada

Dana Milbank: It was never about 'America First.' It's always been Trump first.

National Election News/Opinion

Trump campaign slams Minneapolis mayor, Target Center for 'attempting to extort' them with rally security fees

Trump campaign takes steps to ensure critics are not represented at 2020 convention

Business News

Oregon business owners nervous over mystery vaping illness, possible product ban

Walgreens to halt sale of e-cigarettes in stores


Portland Area

Opinion: Why unions are rising in Oregon

Eugene Area

Our View: Strength in numbers

Medford Area

Rogue Retreat forges ahead with shelter

Southern Oregon Coast

Wildfire council aims high with its recommendations

Want lower drug prices? Make FDA advisory, not regulatory


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