MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County voted on whether to establish Juneteenth as a paid county holiday. Juneteenth is a holiday celebrated on the 19th of June commemorating the emancipation of enslaved people in the U.S.  The holiday passed with commissioners Rick ...

Author: KGW Staff PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — The City Club of Portland held a primary debate for the top Republican candidates for Oregon governor on Tuesday, and the first question was about Monday’s news of a leaked draft opinion from ...

PORTLAND, Ore. – Police said two people were injured during a political rally in Portland over the weekend. On Saturday, April 30, there was a gathering in support of Republican gubernatorial candidate Stan Pulliam in downtown Portland. At about noon, ...

Author: Katherine Cook (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — President Biden’s visit to Portland on Thursday lined up with an ongoing climate action protest led by local teens. Sunrise Movement PDX is fighting to stop ODOT’s planned expansion of Interstate 5. ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – A large group of protesters gathered on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Washington, D.C., to honor the late civil rights leader with a march to call on Congress to pass voting rights measures that are ...

ASHLAND, Or.- Over the weekend, an Oregon student group launched a final push to get the youth vote out ahead of election day. OSPIRG’s New Voters Project is a student-led voter mobilization group that encourages college students to get registered ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The office of Klamath Falls Mayor, and two of the city’s five council positions are up for election in November. Wednesday was the first day for candidates to file for office in Klamath Falls. The office ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. —  In Josephine County, incumbent Sheriff Dave Daniel was being challenged by former Arizona Sheriff’s Sergeant Jonathan Knapp. Sheriff Daniel winning early on with 72 percent of the vote. He didn’t want to do any interviews after ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — The sheriff has 77 percent against his challenger Bill Froehlich. He says he’s excited to get back to work and is thankful for the community’s support. “The validation that we’re doing good things in our community is where ...

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