Bates Defeats Dotterer for State Senate

SALEM, Ore. — One of the most visible races this election cycle is Republican Dave Dotterrer’s attempt to unseat Democrat Alan Bates. Incumbent Alan Bates is likely keeping his seat. Results on Election Night¬†show Senator Bates has a strong lead. This is not the first time Alan Bates and Dave Dotterrer have faced off for … Continue reading »

Medical Amnesty for Minors

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon State Senate is passing a bill that would establish protections for intoxicated minors. The medical amnesty bill would allow for minors to be immune from criminal prosecution while seeking help for themselves or others during an emergency.¬†Officials say that minors are often afraid of calling 911 out of fear of … Continue reading »