Politics

Governor Brown signs clean energy bills

SALEM, Ore. – Governor Brown signed legislation with the goal of transitioning the state to clean energy by 2040. House Bill 2021, House Bill 2165, House Bill 2475, and House Bill 3141 are now officially law in the state. Governor Brown issued …

Biden considers vaccine mandate for federal workers

TYSONS CORNER, Va. – President Biden said his administration is considering a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all federal employees. Biden had just finished remarks to members of the National Intelligence Community when he was asked about potential vaccine requirements for federal workers. …

Oregon House Representative Gary Leif passes away

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – Local politicians are mourning the loss of Oregon House Representative Gary Leif, who represented Oregon House District 2 until his recent death. Douglas County Commissioners released the following statement Thursday: The Douglas County Board of Commissioners were deeply …

Termination hearings held for two Grants Pass educators

Watch the meetings: https://zoom.us/j/2724620554 Update (07/15/21, 6:48 p.m.) – Rachel Damiano and Katie Medart’s employment with Grants Pass School District 7 have been terminated. Original story: GRANTS PASS, Ore. – The Grants Pass School Board is deciding the fate of two educators …