Kitzhaber Support Drops In Recent Poll

EUGENE, Ore. — If the results of a recent Survey USA poll keep through election day, challenger Dennis Richardson will likely come out on top due to the scandal surrounding current Governor John Kitzhaber’s fiance, Cylvia Hayes. Most recently in the headlines are allegations that she was in on a pot farm buy in Washington. … Continue reading »

SOU Students Push for Voter Turnout

ASHLAND, Ore. — With the election just weeks away, SOU students are rushing to get as many ballots as they can from classmates. Southern Oregon University has suffered a poor reputation for voter turnout. In the last election, the precinct in which the school is located had roughly 25% of registered voters submit ballots. But … Continue reading »

Ballot Fix Deadline Approaches

EUGENE, Ore. — Tuesday is the deadline for voters to fix their ballots. In the May primary elections, there were two close commissioner races. The Lane County Elections Office says hundreds of ballots are still under review because they were either unsigned or the signature didn’t match the voter  registration form. On Friday, there were … Continue reading »

Voters to Decide on Measure 02-86

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Voters will decide Tuesday night if they want to pass Measure 02-86, a levy proposition that would close the Osborn Aquatic Center and the Chintimini Senior Center. Larry Pegg, 71 of Corvallis, says he has been going to the Senior Center for 20 years. “Time flies when you’re having fun,” he said. … Continue reading »

Voter Deadline 8 p.m. Tuesday

EUGENE, Ore. – There’s just one day left to return voting ballots for the May special election. Election officials have been busy processing the hundreds of ballots arriving daily. Voters in Lane County have several key issues on the ballot, including whether to approve a public safety levy, a bond for the 4J School District … Continue reading »