Buehler calls on top legislators to resign leadership positions

Says Kotek, Courtney failed to property handle sexual harassment issues

SALEM — Rep. Knute Buehler, R-Bend, the GOP candidate for governor, called Thursday for the … Read more

Zika wins House seat by two votes in recount

Will replace Gene Whisnant in 53rd House District

Jack Zika of Redmond has won a historically close election over Ben Schimmoller of Bend, … Read more

Buehler, Brown differ on debates

Buehler proposes 10 gubernatorial debates; Brown suggested three

Oregon’s candidates for governor will soon square off in a series of debates, giving voters … Read more

GOP primary for 53rd House District may be headed for a recount

11 votes separate Zika and Schimmoller in bid for Rep. Whisnant’s seat

SALEM — The Republican primary for the 53rd House District is too close to call, … Read more

Patti Adair scores upset in defeat of Tammy Baney for Deschutes commission

Deschutes County Republican Party Chairwoman Patti Adair upset three-term Deschutes County Commissioner Tammy Baney in … Read more

Buehler wins GOP governor’s primary

Brown easily wins Dem primary

SALEM — Republican Knute Buehler is headed to a November showdown against Gov. Kate Brown … Read more

Adair holds narrow lead over Baney in Deschutes County Commission race

Deschutes County Republican Party Chairwoman Patti Adair held a narrow lead over three-term commissioner Tammy … Read more

Zemke headed to victory in Jefferson County clerk’s race

Results ‘really, really’ surprised, but pleased Zemke

Jefferson County residents have elected Kate Zemke for the position of county clerk in Tuesday’s … Read more

Jefferson County likely to elect Simmelink for county commissioner spot

Simmelink said he couldn’t imagine losing ‘in my home town’

Jefferson County residents appear to have elected Kelly Simmelink for one of two county commissioner … Read more

Jefferson County road district too close to call

One Jefferson County neighborhood may have approved a permanent tax to pay for road maintenance … Read more

Huston leading Jefferson County Commission race

Jefferson County residents appear to have re-elected commissioner Mae Huston for one of two county … Read more

Sisters Park & Recreation District levy passes

Levy estimated to raise more than $200,000 a year for 5 years

The Sisters Park & Recreation District levy was approved in Tuesday’s primary election. The five-year … Read more

Sisters renews school district levy a fourth time

Levy helps keep class sizes down, funds a wide array of electives

Sisters residents have renewed their support for education in the city, approving another five-year levy … Read more

Challenger ousts incumbent in historic Crook County Assessor race

Soliz leads Huber in first contested county assessor race in decades

Jon Soliz cruised to victory over incumbent Brian Huber in the first contested race for … Read more

McLeod-Skinner emerges among Democrats to challenge Walden

She held nearly a 2-to-1 margin late Tuesday over nearest candidate

Jamie McLeod-Skinner, of Terrebonne, has won the Democratic primary for the right to run against … Read more

Hoyle wins labor commissioner race

Typically quiet race heated up when Hoyle supporters attacked Ogden’s actions

After a contentious race, Val Hoyle will lead Oregon’s Bureau of Labor and Industries after … Read more

Zika, Kiely leading in District 53 race

SALEM — Republican Jack Zika of Redmond and Democrat Eileen Kiely of Sunriver look to … Read more

Armstrong likely to secure fifth term on Oregon Court of Appeals

Incumbent holds a commanding lead as initial returns come in

Experience triumphed over a fresh face in the race for Oregon Court of Appeals Position … Read more

La Pine’s 5-year fire district levy passes

Voters approve by a wider margin than in 2013

La Pine voters renewed the five-year levy to operate the La Pine Rural Fire Protection … Read more

DeBone holds strong lead over Barbeau for Deschutes County Commission seat

Deschutes County Commission Chairman Tony DeBone overwhelmingly defeated challenger Ed Barbeau in Tuesday’s Republican primary … Read more

Bend Fire Department levies sail to approval

A pair of operating levies for the Bend Fire Department sailed to approval in Tuesday’s … Read more

Oregon Supreme Court judge defends seat

Flynn prevails over Pounds for a spot on state’s highest court

Meagan Flynn has won the nonpartisan race for a judgeship on the Oregon Supreme Court … Read more

Vote by 8 p.m. Tuesday

Voters have until 8 p.m. Tuesday to drop off ballots at their county clerk’s offices … Read more

Election Day will answer a lot of Oregon political questions

Who will win, why, and what are their chances in November

SALEM — Shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday, the first returns in the Oregon primary election … Read more

Web’s virtual campaign taking place of traditional methods

Governor candidates more often online than “on the stump”

SALEM — On the surface, the 2018 campaign for governor has been traditional, with yard … Read more

Ballots trickling in for election

With four days until Tuesday’s primary election, 22.11 percent of ballots had been returned in … Read more

Governor’s primary depletes Buehler funds

GOP front-runner has $623,000 in bank, says he will need $14 million to beat Brown

SALEM — In a sign of a tightening Republican primary race for governor, Knute Buehler … Read more

Voter turnout low with 5 days to go

With five days until Tuesday’s primary election, 17.99 percent of ballots had been returned in … Read more

Voters choose candidates in W.Va, Ind., N.C., Ohio

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Republican voters rejected ex-convict Don Blankenship in a West Virginia Senate primary … Read more

Turnout is slow and low for primary election

Rural counties show higher percentage of returns than cities

SALEM — Voter turnout for Tuesday’s primary election is slower than normal for a nonpresidential … Read more

In first attack on a GOP opponent, Buehler slams Carpenter for tax liens

Carpenter calls claims by GOP governor front-runner “desperate”

SALEM — With less than two weeks to go until the May 15 primary, the … Read more

BOLI race steps into spotlight

Low-profile state office deals with workers, businesses

Two weeks before the election, the hottest political race in Oregon may be for its … Read more

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