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11.30.18: Top takeaways from Gov. Kate Brown’s $23.6 billion budget proposal; Insurance Commissioner urges carrier to cover more of $96K Legacy Health bill; Oregon task force may soften 'zero taper' proposal for chronic opioids

Friday, November 30, 2018

 

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Oregon Political News

Top takeaways from Gov. Kate Brown’s $23.6 billion budget proposal  

Insurance Commissioner urges carrier to cover more of $96K Legacy Health bill

Oregon task force may soften 'zero taper' proposal for chronic opioids

Gov. Brown budgets for continued battle with Trump 

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News from the Regions

Wildfires

Local crews back from Camp Fire

Gov's budget: Wildfire study, not extra money

Gallery: AFD helps recover victims at California's Camp Fire;

Portland Area

Costs for Portland City Hall security have skyrocketed

Tolls on I-5, 205 steps toward federal approval; draft answers few questions

A riverfront MLB stadium? We talked to the Portland Diamond Project for more details

Mayor Wheeler calls on private sector innovators to help address homelessness

Will Portland-area freeways be tolled?

Salem Area

Salem City Council bans plastic shopping bags

Central/Eastern Oregon

Better rating for Umatilla County fire district likely to lower insurance premiums

Students battle wits at Hermiston Knowledge Bowl

Albany/Corvallis Area

Alaska credit union to serve marijuana businesses

ODF official: Controlled slash pile burning west of Philomath under control

LBCC president receives state award

Corvallis transportation plan draws fire

Housing group works on redefinition

Eugene Area

Eugene schools face ‘behavioral crisis,’ board told

Eugene extends land swap deadline

On the Road with Rick Holmes: America's founding scientists

Roseburg Area

UCC $8 million grant included in preliminary state budget

Medford Area

Rain allows beginning of controlled burns

Leigh Johnson’s Obituary

Klamath Falls Area

Oregon school kids big winners in governor's proposed budget

Deputy Reclamation commissioner tours Klamath Basin

Southern Oregon Coast

Oregon Department of Education releases annual homeless student numbers

Train derails on Coos Bay Rail Line

Jordan Cove to open new office in downtown Coos Bay

Governor Kate Brown recommends funding the Port of Coos Bay to widen channel

International News

Trump cancels plans to meet with Putin

National News

Jordan wins Oversight leading role for House GOP in surprise move

House Dems worry about lack of women of color in leadership

Trump makes Fed chief economic punching bag

National Opinion

Will: Republicans should study Colorado’s change in tint, from purple to blue

POLITICAL EXTREMES DON'T TELL FULL STORY ON THE BORDER

Business News

Alaska credit union to serve marijuana businesses

Opinion

Portland Area

Opinion: Trump is ready to deal. Are Democrats?

Sources: Even small Portland clashes make national news

Albany/Corvallis Area

Mailbag: Editor ill informed about government

Editorial: Commission right to pull plug on music festival

Editorial: Longer terms for councilors make sense

Eugene Area

Curry: State is wrong to deny protection to rare marten

Medford Area

Noble Fir travels from Oregon to D.C. for Christmas

Klamath Falls Area

Consolidating pot authority makes sense

 

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