SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority is developing a voluntary digital vaccine verification tool. The tool would provide Oregonians with an electronic way to share their vaccination status with businesses requiring verification. An OHA Public Information Officer tells NBC5 ...

Author: Galen Ettlin (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Agencies in Oregon and Washington are preparing to receive billions of dollars in federal funding from the $1 trillion infrastructure bill, newly passed by Congress on Friday. “This really is an exciting ...

MEDFORD, Ore. —A new survey is making its way around the Rogue Valley, gauging people’s political opinions, about a high-profile member of the community, potentially running for their first public office. The survey questions lead you to believe, former Medford ...

SALEM, Ore.- A new law passed earlier this year could change how the public gets to view mugshots. But months later, there has been no further guidelines for how the law should be utilized. House Bill 3273 was signed into law ...

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon House’s redistricting special session resumed this morning, following a nearly 4-day long adjournment due to a COVID-19 case. House Speaker Tina Kotek delayed the session this morning while both Republicans and Democrats considered a new ...

SALEM, Ore.- After redistricting maps passed the Oregon Senate along party lines Monday, they were set to be debated in the House on Tuesday. But that was adjourned after a Covid case was discovered at the capitol. Wednesday’s session followed ...

SALEM, Ore. — House Speaker Tina Kotek backed out of a deal granting Republicans an equal say in the state’s redistricting process Monday. Some people expected another Republican walkout today as a result. Instead, the special session came to an ...

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Forest Resources Institute is being asked to improve its performance and operations following an audit conducted by the Secretary of State’s Office. The audit claims the state agency’s public research and advertising efforts may be ...

SALEM, Ore. – A bill with bipartisan support could create something like a state stimulus for thousands of Oregon workers. Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill that would give Oregon workers bonuses for going back to work or continuing to ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– Oregon Governor Kate Brown held a press conference Friday, where she discussed several covid-19 related topics. That included the launch of takeyourshot.oregon.gov, a website set up to facilitate the Oregon vaccine lottery. The state vaccination rate is currently ...