A bill authorizing the sale of federally owned helium could raise money to extend timber payments to rural counties, including $17 million to Douglas County.
Grants Pass is getting out of the compost business after more than a decade as it has become cost prohibitive.
A federal budget-cutting proposal to reduce Medicare could devastate 15 rural Oregon hospitals, state officials say.
A tea party-inspired effort to create the state of Jefferson is gaining steam in Northern California and Southern Oregon.
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