State Workers Picket for Benefits

EUGENE, Ore. — State workers across Oregon took to the picket lines Tuesday to advocate for their benefits. Local protesters say they hoped to get Governor Kitzhaber’s attention as he puts the state’s budget together. They say they are entitled to reasonable benefits like anyone else and don’t want state employees to shoulder the burden … Continue reading »

Explaining the Wall Street Sell-off

EUGENE, Ore. — While Democrats celebrated Tuesday night’s election results, investors engaged in a huge sell-off on Wall Street. The Dow closed Wednesday at its lowest level all year, dropping below 13,000 points. Eugene financial planner Jayman Yi, from Roehl and Yi Investment Advisors, joined us of KEZI 9 News to explain more about the … Continue reading »