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Vehicle Fatality Wasco Co., Nov. 16

On Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at approximately 6:15 AM Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single vehicle crash on Interstate 84 near milepost 89. Initial investigation...
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Pedestrian Struck on Hwy. 99, Nov. 16

On Wednesday November 14, 2018 at approximately 8:44 pm Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a vehicle striking a pedestrian on Hwy 99 milepost 4.5. Preliminary...
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Missing Person Case, Nov. 16

On November 22, 2017, Richard Hillman attended a day before Thanksgiving gathering at a friend’s house on Pleasant Valley Road in Josephine County.  He left the party between 8 - 9 PM in his green 1997...
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Statewide Housing Plan Draft Released, Nov. 16

Thursday, Nov. 15, Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) released the draft Breaking New Ground: the OHCS Statewide Housing Plan, a five-year look at the agency’s priorities, goals, and strategies in...
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Green Friday at OPRD, Nov. 16

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) invites people to play for free Nov. 23 in celebration of “Green Friday.” The agency will waive day-use parking fees in 25 state parks the day after...
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State Adopts Energy Efficient Codes, Nov. 15

The State of Oregon has launched a new optional energy-efficient code to help achieve increased energy efficiency in commercial structures. This week, the Oregon Zero Code Efficiency Standard was approved by...
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Operation Welcome Home, Nov. 15

Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) will formally announce ten communities selected to participate in Operation Welcome Home tomorrow at 2 PM. OHCS, in partnership with the Oregon Department of...
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Committee for Family Forestlands, Nov. 15

The Committee for Family Forestlands will meet Thursday, Nov. 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Salem. The meeting will be at the Best Western Mill Creek Inn, 3125 Ryan Drive SE.  The committee will receive updates...
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Great American Smoke Out, Nov. 15

Quitting smoking isn’t easy, but it can be easier with a plan. That’s the reason for the Great American Smokeout® on November 15th. Across the country, thousands of people use this day to quit smoking or...
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Oregon Adds 4,600 Jobs in October, Nov. 15

In October, Oregon’s nonfarm payroll employment grew by 4,600 jobs, following a revised gain of 4,700 jobs in September. Monthly gains in October were widespread, with nine of the top 13 industries adding...