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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


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


Ex-Gov. Kitzhaber discusses death penalty, alternatives

Nearly 6 years ago, former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber announced a state-wide moratorium on death penalties, saying “I refuse to be a part of this compromised and inequitable system any longer.” 35 kata lagi


Do you have plans to sell food during the eclipse?

Oregon is preparing to welcome an estimated 1 million visitors for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, and many people are using it as an opportunity to sell food. 11 kata lagi

Health Authority

Water bureau recommends hybrid crypto option

The week before the City Council is scheduled to choose an option for fighting a potentially deadly parasite in the Bull Run watershed, the Portland Water Bureau is recommending the so-called hybrid option. 8 kata lagi

Health Authority