Oregon Voter Turnout Numbers


EUGENE, Ore. — More than 1.5 million voters cast their ballots in Oregon for this year’s midterm elections. Turnout ranged from a high of 81 percent in Lake County to a low of 61 percent in Umatilla County. The two largest counties, Multnomah and Washington, both had turnout of 67 percent. In Benton County voter … Continue reading »

$34M LBCC Bond Measure to go on Ballot


ALBANY, Ore. — Voters in the Linn-Benton Community College District will be asked to approve a bond measure in November, to help expand some of the college’s programs. On Wednesday, the Board of Education unanimously agreed to send the $34 million bond measure to voters who live in the college’s district, mainly in Linn and … Continue reading »

Coburg Recall Election


COBURG, Ore. — The City of Coburg is awaiting the final tallies in a recall election Tuesday, after a resident filed a petition to get rid of the mayor and two city councilors. It all started after a resident filed paperwork claiming two city councilors mis-managed money for a wastewater project and that the mayor … Continue reading »

January 18 – Morning Headlines


Tim Chuey: stormy, officer vs activist trial, SOPA protest, Monaco plant closing, Cottage Grove voters, Chavez trial, Handy files for re-election, Olympic committee in town, Jaqua gets $5M

October 12 – Morning Headlines


Tim Chuey: improving, suppressing infanticide confession, carjacker sentenced, Strong Schools apologizes to Callahan, Bi-Mart robbery suspect arrested, Creswell discrimination vote, Saginaw quarry on hold, PERS recoups overpayments, Duck golf takes the tourney

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