Bend metro area grew to an estimated 170,388 people from July 2013-14.
Legislation under consideration in Salem would provide women with comprehensive health coverage.
Comments from House Speaker Tina Kotek indicate the majority party has not come to a consensus.
Legislature confirms Metro is allowed to pursue publicly-funded projects without securing a public vote.
Former first lady links to Monica Lewinsky talk before lamenting about "click-for-cash media business."
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