PORTLAND — An environmental group filed an ethics complaint Monday against three Oregon lawmakers, accusing them of knowingly making false statements to their colleagues about the intent of a bill that has blocked an environmentalists’ lawsuit over the delisting of the gray wolf.
MEDFORD, Ore. — A small army of citizen-scientists will help Rogue Valley residents learn whether the creek or swimming hole they hit this summer is a good place to cool off or might be a staph infection in the making.
SEATTLE — The U.S. Supreme Court weighed in for the first time Monday on a $15-an-hour minimum wage, signaling it does not plan to stop the movement that is spreading across the nation, worker advocates say.
OLYMPIA — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has ordered a series of measures that seek to reduce lead exposure in the state including a review of an unenforced and unfunded rule requiring testing of school drinking water for lead.