Oregon Moms Take Home Placenta

EUGENE, Ore. — As of January 1, Oregon mothers are now legally able to take home their placentas, but the new Oregon law has some folks wondering, why. The placenta is the organ that provides a baby nourishment in the womb. And in some cultures, it holds great meaning. For instance, the Navajo and other … Continue reading »

Minimum Wage Increase In 2014

Eugene, Ore– When we ring in the New Year, about 100,000 Oregonians will see a boost in their paychecks. The state’s minimum wage is increasing 15 cents an hour to $9.10. The increase is to compensate for inflation. It’s a late holiday gift for thousands of workers. “I’m excited of course, a bigger paycheck is … Continue reading »