The group, 15 Now Oregon, revealed plans Friday for a statewide campaign next year. It proposes gradually raising the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2019.
They set out to bicycle across Africa, but now a Polish couple has extended their journey -- they're biking around the world.
Each of the 38 handprints represents a sexual assault survivor in Coos County. The smallest handprint is from a 3-year-old child.
Nearly 200 people in Coos County are taking a petition door-to-door, showing support for 2nd Amendment rights.
An Oregon Department of Corrections inmate walked away Tuesday morning from a Mill Creek Correctional Facility work crew near Philomath, says the Dept. of Corrections.
Firefighters from the Winston Fire Department and Douglas County Fire District 2 were dispatched to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Lookingglass Road and NW Safari Road around 12:30 Friday afternoon.
Friday the OLA presented its 2015 Library Employee of the Year Award to Margaret Harmon-Myers, Adult Services Library Assistant at Eugene Public Library. The award was announced at the annual OLA conference held this week at the Eugene Hilton.
The Community Cancer Center opened its doors to the public to celebrate what the installation and certification of what officials say is the most advanced radiotherapy treatment technology available in the industry.
ODOT official s say they think a work zone crash played a significant role in those delays, but say it’s also possible that there might have been congestion and delays even without the crash.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the appointment of Douglas Paxton as the new director of the VA Roseburg Healthcare System (VARHS).
Wednesday, Steve Schneiderman announced on Facebook that he will run as a write-in candidate for Position #4 on the School Board.
The ambulance service is a city-owned enterprise. Mayor Matt Rowe says it's been struggling financially for several years.
According the report, a pickup rolled onto its side while towing a trailer with fire wood at mile post 3 on London Road.
He says he first heard a man screaming and stuck in the vehicle.
While he pushed for the extension he says he'd like to take things a step further by creating a coalition to increase support.