SALEM, Ore. – Oregon Governor Kate Brown is overturning marijuana convictions for thousands of Oregonians. As Brown’s final term as governor comes to a close, she announced pardons removing over 47,000 convictions for possession of a small amount of marijuana. ...

Author: Alma McCarty (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Opponents of Measure 114 filed a federal lawsuit, the first challenge of its kind in Oregon. It urges a judge to block the recently passed gun law, just three weeks before it’s ...

Author: Tim Gordon (KGW) BEND, Ore. (KGW) — If you’ve never heard about the American Perimeter Trail, that’s because it is not yet built. But it is the dream of a man from Bend to create the 14,000-mile trail for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two members of Congress are speaking out against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s recent decision about the removal of several Klamath River dams. This past Thursday, FERC approved the removal of four dams on the Klamath River ...

OREGON COAST – The commercial Dungeness crab season is being delayed until at least December 16th for the entire Oregon Coast. The state says pre-season testing shows crabs are too low in meat yield in some areas. Elevated domoic acid ...

Author: Pat Dooris, Jamie Parfitt (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — We don’t yet have an exact “when,” but it’s looking inevitable that tolls are coming to interstates around the Portland area. The Oregon Department of Transportation is well on its ...

Author: Katherine Cook (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Warren Lacasse has strong feelings about Oregon ballot Measure 114, the new, tighter gun law slated to take effect in December. “Anytime you threaten people’s rights you’re going to have a problem,” ...

Author: Alma McCarty (KGW) VANCOUVER, Wash. (KGW) — Every year, millions of children, teens and young adults experience some form of homelessness over the course of a year, whether it’s couch surfing, sleeping on the streets or staying in shelters. ...

(KGW) State Sen. Jeff Golden, a lawmaker from Southern Oregon, saw our piece on drug decriminalization in Portugal and found it instructive. He said he’d like to learn from the European country’s example and see where Oregon’s plan can be ...

Author: Pat Dooris, Jamie Parfitt (KGW) SALEM, Ore. (KGW) — Oregon voters narrowly passed Measure 114 this midterm election, which will require permits and firearms training before new gun purchases and ban high-capacity magazines. The Oregon Secretary of State’s office ...

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