VA Secretary Shinseki Resigns

(CNN) — Eric Shinseki has resigned as Veterans Affairs Secretary. President Obama made the announcement after a closed door meeting Friday morning. Just one hour before, though, Shinseki apologized and announced changes and recognized the extent of problems in the VA system. He apologized to veterans and Congress for not recognizing the issues earlier, but … Continue reading »

Creswell Responds to Resignations

CRESWELL, Ore. — Three local city officials called it quits. The city administrator and two councilors for the City of Creswell turned in letters of resignation Monday night. While City Administrator Mark Shrives’ resignation was expected, that of the two councilors–Mike Anderson and Jean McKittrick–was much more of a surprise. While some say it was … Continue reading »

Councilors Quit During Council Meeting

CRESWELL, Ore. — The Creswell City Council accepted the city administrator’s letter of resignation Monday night, then two councilors immediately stepped down. The move seemed to catch quite a few people off guard at the council meeting. This all started over an aviation weather system. Some on the council believed they had been lied to … Continue reading »