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State to pay $290 per hour for internal investigation

State Sen. Jeff Kruse has had multiple fellow state senators accuse him of sexual harassment

The Oregon legislature will pay a Lake Oswego employment attorney $290 per hour to investigate work environment concerns within the state’s legislative assembly, KOIN 6 News has learned. 9 kata lagi

Oregon Legislature

Wyden weighs in on new tax bill: ‘A poor fit for Oregon’

‘Like a tuxedo to the beach’.

A day after the senate passed a $1.5 trillion tax reform bill, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden was back in Portland, joining KOIN 6 News in studio for a live interview. 32 kata lagi

Audio/Visual

Dallas, Oregon parents sue over transgender policy

Parents at a rural Oregon high school have filed a federal lawsuit over the school district’s policy to allow a transgender male student into the boys’ locker room and bathroom. 32 kata lagi

Lawsuits

Why isn't the 747 SuperTanker fighting Oregon fires?

Hundreds of firefighters are working to control the now 32,000-acre Eagle Creek Fire, which started Saturday night and is still 0% contained.

Oregon Governor Kate Brown has said the county, state and federal partners are using “every tool in the toolbox” and all available resources to fight the fire. 9 kata lagi

Office Of The Governor

Where We Live: 13.5% of OR workforce belongs to unions

Organized labor represents around 228,000 Oregonians.

Oregon was the first state to make Labor Day a holiday back in 1887, and now in 2017, organized labor continues to grow. 26 kata lagi

KOIN

National Guard prepares to fight Horse Prairie Fire

125 guard members will go to southern Oregon to fight fires.

For the third time this fire season, Oregon Governor Kate Brown is calling on the… 18 kata lagi

Office Of The Governor

Woman suspected of faking cancer may lose nursing license

After a KOIN 6 News investigation, the State of Oregon is taking action to suspend the certified nursing assistant certification of a local woman suspected of faking cancer. 30 kata lagi

Investigations