Aggregated Oregon News Articles
- First-ever Oregon dinosaur bone found by scientists
University of Oregon scientists have found the first confirmed dinosaur bone in Oregon, Fox 12 Oregon reports.
Robert Gearty. Fox News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:26:26 GMT.
- Tastemaker: Food designer Sarah Masoni's million-dollar palate
At Oregon State University's Food Innovation Center, she uses her most exquisite taste (buds) to help chefs fine-tune their recipes
CBS News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:22:11 +0000.
- Anti-Trump mayor of Portland, Ore., mutters he 'can't wait' to leave office
The thankless, winless job of being mayor of Portland, Ore., may have gotten to Ted Wheeler.
Louis Casiano. Fox News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 06:46:20 GMT.
- Inmates 'get drunk on hand sanitizer then take work crew ATV on a joy ride', racking up new charges
Oregon inmates Shawn McCallister, 34, and Christopher Turre, 30, face multiple felony charges after allegedly getting drunk on hand sanitizer and attempting escape right before release.
Daily Mail. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 21:44:35 GMT.
- School district OKs use of eminent domain for church land
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - School officials in Keizer have approved using eminent domain to acquire land from a neighboring church to address traffic issues at a high school. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 07:05:16 -0500.
- Some Oregon pot stores consolidating to weather weak market
ASTORIA, Oregon (AP) - Signs for Mr. Nice Guy, an ode to the 1998 stoner comedy "Half Baked," recently began popping up in Astoria, Oregon. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:51:24 -0500.
- WATCH: High winds in California help spread dangerous wildfires
There are red flag warnings from the Oregon border to Mexico.
ABC News. Sun, 11 Nov 2018 19:22:18 -0500.
- Pac-12 football: Minshew leads No. 8 Washington State past Colorado 31-7; Utah holds off Oregon
Gardner Minshew II overcame a slow start and three fourth-down failures to lead No. 10 Washington State past nose-diving Colorado 31-7 on Saturday. The Cougars (9-1, 6-1 Pac-12, No. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sat, 10 Nov 2018 19:05:00 PST.
- Likely new chairman of Transportation Committee likes vibe from White House on roads, bridges, transit
"Trump is a builder. He gets it" about the nation's need to invest in infrastructure, says U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Oregon, who's in line to become the new chairman of the House Transportation Committee in January.
Ashley Halsey Iii. Seattle Times. Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:00:39 -0800.
- Oregon Gov. Kate Brown says re-election victory a win for inclusiveness
"With this election cycle we tripled the number of Democratic women governors serving in this country," Brown told a cheering crowd at a Portland hotel. ...
Andrew Selsky. Seattle Times. Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:02:29 -0800.
- Oregon Ballot Initiative To End Sanctuary State Status Fails
They had a chance to overturn it
Mike Brest. Daily Caller. Wed, 07 Nov 2018 06:40:26 +0000.
- Oregon's Democratic Gov. Kate Brown wins re-election against GOP challenger Knute Buehler
NBC News projects Oregon's Democratic Gov. Kate Brown will edge out Republican challenger Knute Buehler to keep her job after a tight race.
CNBC. Wed, 07 Nov 2018 04:33 GMT.
Oregon Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Oregon as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,093,465||1.71|
|July 1, 2015||4,024,634||1.42|
|July 1, 2014||3,968,371||1.09|
|July 1, 2013||3,925,751||0.68|
|July 1, 2012||3,899,116||0.80|
|July 1, 2011||3,868,031||0.78|
|July 1, 2010||3,838,048|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Oregon was 3,831,074.
In 2008, the estimated population of Oregon was 3,790,060, whereas
in 2006, the population of Oregon was about 3,680,968.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Oregon's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Oregon
web page. For maps of Oregon,
visit this Oregon Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Salem, Oregon.
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names, descriptions, and
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