Editorial: Sales tax proposals should sharpen 2014 debate
Announcing that he will run for re-election next year, Kitzhaber declares that tax reform would be the theme of his fourth term in office.
Jon Justesen, GOP gubernatorial hopeful, floats sales tax plan that would hit the well-to-do
Jon Justesen, the Sherman County rancher who is looking at seeking the Republican nomination for governor, on Tuesday floated a sales-tax proposal that would eliminate income taxes for all but well-to-do Oregonians.
Small Sherman County posts Oregon's highest prison admission rate
The small town of Moro serves as county seat for Sherman County, which produced the highest per capita rate of prison admissions in Oregon.
West Linn Tidings
Getting 'real' about poverty
Cylvia Hayes is best known as the first lady of Oregon and the longtime girlfriend of Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber.
Arlington church nearly destroyed by blaze; three agencies investigating
An early morning fire all but destroyed this church, which is believed to be the oldest building in the eastern Oregon town of Arlington, Ore.