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Woman sues state for release of man who killed husband 

Five Oregon government entities are named as defendants in a tort claim lawsuit filed by attorneys representing the wife of a man who was killed in a head-oncollision in January. 42 more words

Ontario Argus Observer

Now Appearing On The Main Stage, Give It Up For The Holy Spirit!

I write about her in pieces; little digestible pieces so as to not demolish everyone’s day. A paragraph here, a situational anecdote there, but never too much at one time. 627 more words


Editorial: Rummage sale is not a PERS solution

Gov. Kate Brown is faced with a multibillion-dollar problem, and she’s looking at solving at least some of it with a multibillion-dollar rummage sale.

The problem is the state’s Public Employees Retirement System, has a roughly $22 billion unfunded liability. 9 more words


Oregon State Hospital patient uses shoelace in attempted strangulation, police say

State police are investigating an attempted murder at the Oregon State Hospital after a patient at the Salem psychiatric treatment center allegedly tried to strangle another patient with a shoelace. 37 more words

Statesman Journal

week 33: remains

 In September, 2016 I started a year-long personal challenge of doing something each week that I’d never done before then writing about it. This is week 33. 591 more words


Oregon Senate president Peter Courtney demands more mental health money

The state’s need to take care of its mentally ill is getting lost amid the state budget push and pull around public schools, universities, roads — and everything else, according to Senate President Peter Courtney. 11 more words

Oregon Legislature