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Mar 29, 2013 at 8:35 AM
Rep. Don Young, the gruff Republican veteran who represents the entire state of Alaska, issued an apology after referring to Hispanic migrant workers as "wetbacks."
Dec 24, 2012 at 9:45 AM
Owners of electric cars in Washington state don't pay gasoline or gas taxes, but they're soon going to be hit with a $100 fee to own the battery-operated cars.
Dec 3, 2012 at 3:48 PM
Getting a new Interstate 5 bridge built across the Columbia River was an oft-repeated hope among business and political leaders Monday gathered for the annual Oregon Business Plan Leadership Summit.
Nov 30, 2012 at 3:15 PM
The governor said Friday his spending plan would restore financial stability to schools reeling from years of budget cuts, even if it wouldn't provide all the money he believes they need.
Oct 3, 2012 at 10:00 PM
A liquefied natural gas project in Alaska could cost more than $65 billion and would represent a mega-project of "unprecedented scale and challenge," officials behind the project told Gov. Sean Parnell.
Jul 19, 2012 at 2:59 PM

Work is tentatively scheduled to begin next week on a $2.2 million project to repair Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in north Eugene.
        
Knife River Corporation, with offices in Eugene, was the low bidder on the project, which...
Jun 13, 2012 at 8:37 PM
The Oregon State Legislature is trying to figure out ways to generate more money for road projects and construction. One idea is to charge a fee to drivers of electric and plug-in hybrid cars a fee for every mile driven. A task force - created by...
May 29, 2012 at 4:25 PM
Rep. Peter DeFazio has called for a federal investigation into why multiple California refineries have closed for maintenance at the same time, and why the Cherry Point Refinery in Washington has yet to resume operations months after a fire there.
May 19, 2012 at 11:58 AM
If you're lucky enough to live in some parts of the United States, you may see gas pump prices fall to around $3.25 a gallon or less in the next week or two. Even West Coast drivers should get some relief from prices that are still above $4 a gallon.
Apr 18, 2012 at 10:35 AM
Tolls are increasingly being diverted to pay for transportation projects and other expenses unrelated to roadways, bridges and tunnels used by the motorists who pay the fees, the nation's largest auto club said Wednesday.
Feb 18, 2012 at 12:12 PM
Gasoline prices have never been higher this time of the year. At $3.53 a gallon, prices are already up 25 cents since Jan. 1. And experts say they could reach a record $4.25 a gallon by late April.
Jan 5, 2012 at 7:00 PM

Text of Mayor Kitty Piercy's State of the City address as made available to the media prior to the speech but embargoed for public release until after her speech.

Eugene 2012

Good evening. Thank you all for being...
Jan 5, 2012 at 4:47 PM

Text of Mayor Kitty Piercy's State of the City address as made available to the media prior to the speech but embargoed for public release until after her speech.

Eugene 2012

Good evening. Thank you all for being...
Sep 26, 2011 at 11:13 AM

Oregon elected officials and staff will join local leaders in dedicating public improvements valued at more than $4 million on Tuesday, September 27, at 1 p.m. in Eugene. State and local funds enabled the City of Eugene to complete pavement...
Sep 5, 2011 at 8:34 AM
Still bruised by the summer battle over the debt ceiling, Congress reconvenes this week for what could be an equally painful confrontation over how to put Americans back to work.