Gov.: 2013 worst fire season in decade

Gov. John Kitzhaber says 2013 poses the worst fire threat in a decade, and says the state is seeking assistance from other states and Canada…

Students in a Portland school (file)

Oregon gets $10m early learning grant

Gov. John Kitzhaber’s office announced the grant on Friday. It’s part of the Obama administration’s Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge…

Electronic Cigarettes

At a Glance: Electronic cigarettes

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES: The battery-powered devices made of plastic or metal heat a liquid nicotine solution, creating vapor that users inhal…

Agent says Heat to sign Greg Oden

Greg Oden still needs some time to get ready for the rigors of playing in the NBA. He no longer needs a new team, however.