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…