Prison guards count the inmates in a Santiam unit. There is one guard for each of the four units. (April 2013, KOIN 6 News)

Paying for Oregon’s prisons

The state estimates Oregon's inmate population will grow by about 2,000 inmates over the next 10 years at a cost of $600 million.

Jason Collins

Fans, athletes support gay NBA player

Jason Collins, a forward and center with the Washington Wizards, becomes the only current player to come out in any of the four major sports…