Former Congressman Passes Away

BEND, Ore. — Representative Greg Walden is offering prayers to the family of a former congressman who passed away yesterday in bend. Congressman Wes Cooley served for Oregon’s second district from 1995-97. Representative Walden says “My thoughts and prayers are with the family of Wes Cooley during this difficult time of loss. Despite his various … Continue reading »

Marijuana Growers May Need a Permit

SALEM, Ore. — An Oregon congressman says he wants marijuana to be treated like alcohol. Democrat Earl Blumenauer, along with a congressman from Colorado, unveiled the plan yesterday. They both want the federal government to treat marijuana like alcohol. In states where it’s legalized, growers would have to get a federal permit first. The congressmen … Continue reading »