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Apr 28, 2013 at 4:39 PM
Here are four things to watch this week in the Oregon Legislature.
Nov 14, 2012 at 3:37 PM

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Forestry has quietly withdrawn more timber sales that are the target of a lawsuit by conservation groups trying to protect nesting trees for a threatened sea bird called the marbled...
Jun 25, 2012 at 11:49 AM
A handful of demonstrators chained themselves together Monday in the offices of State Treasurer Ted Wheeler and Secretary of State Kate Brown.
Feb 3, 2012 at 3:35 PM
A Eugene man faces charges of criminal mischief and offensive littering after a group of people dumped dried up Christmas trees in front of the governor's official residence.
Oct 11, 2011 at 10:52 AM
Top state officials have voted in Salem to approve a new way of protecting threatened species such as salmon and spotted owls on the Elliott State Forest so that they can increase timber harvests and provide a little more money to schools.
Aug 1, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Protesters took over the lobby of an Oregon Department of Forestry office in Molalla on Monday morning to protest logging in the Elliot State Forest.
Jul 28, 2011 at 6:39 PM
Three people perched on aerial platforms in trees at a logging protest were taken into custody on Thursday for investigation of criminal trespass, Oregon State Police said.
Jul 28, 2011 at 7:40 AM
A group of environmental activists have set up several roadblocks to stop a logging project in the Elliott State Forest near Loon Lake. The group says police are coming for them on Thursday.
Jul 27, 2011 at 11:50 AM
A group of protesters have constructed a platform in some trees in the Elliott State Forest, along with a road blockade. This is the same area where Earth First! protesters were arrested back in 2009.
Nov 1, 2010 at 5:28 PM
The Oregon Department of Forestry has proposed a new plan for managing the only state forest that contributes money to schools. The plan released Monday covers the Elliott State Forest, located in the Coast Range near Reedsport.
Jul 15, 2009 at 3:54 PM
It took a lot of resources from the Oregon State Police, who had to bring their Mobile Response Team members from all over the state, plus resources from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Oregon Department of Forestry, among others.
Jul 9, 2009 at 4:57 PM
Twenty-seven people were arrested over two days and sent to jail in Roseburg, where they were to face charges of interfering with an agricultural operation, state police Lt. Gregg Hastings said.
Jul 8, 2009 at 10:37 AM
State police have arrested 17 people trying to stop a logging operation on the Elliott State Forest outside Reedsport. Lt. Gregg Hastings said Wednesday they needed more time to handle eight others who locked themselves to barricades, or were in nearby trees.
Jul 7, 2009 at 9:53 AM
Protesters continue to block a timber sale on the Elliott State Forest outside Reedsport. Oregon Department of Forestry spokesman Kevin Weeks said Tuesday that authorities have met with the protesters, but no move has been made to arrest them.
Jul 6, 2009 at 1:57 PM
A group of protesters trying to stop global warming and protect fish and wildlife habitat has blocked loggers on the Elliott State Forest outside Reedsport. A logging crew turned back Monday after they were confronted by about 30 protesters.