460K Sign up for Obamacare in First Week

(CNN) — More than 460,000 people signed up for Obamacare in the first week of enrollment that started November 15. That’s according to the US Department of Health and Human Services. The department says 48 percent of the signups are new customers. More than 1 million applications were submitted to Healthcare.gov. Enrollment for 2015 coverage … Continue reading »

Feds Find Health Care Enrollment Issues

(CNN) —  Hundreds of thousands of people who signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act will be asked to verify their enrollment information. Federal officials say they have found inconsistencies in about two million insurance enrollments. They are reaching out to consumers to confirm their eligibility for insurance subsidies provided by the … Continue reading »

University Enrollment at All-Time High

EUGENE, Ore. — From craft beers to the gorgeous outdoors, Oregon is known for a lot of things these days. Thanks to a recent report, it looks like we can add education to that list now, too. The Oregon University System is reporting record enrollment numbers this year. The OUS report says enrollment is at … Continue reading »

Freshman Enrollment Increases at OSU

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon State University is seeing an increase in freshman enrollment this year. School administrators say there are about 3,600 freshman enrolled for Fall Semester, a 3.5 percent increase from last year. The school’s total enrollment is also up from last year, at more than 26,000 students, which includes distance learning and the … Continue reading »