A federal judge in Portland said she will decide soon whether to stop Oregon’s new gun law from going into effect. Opponents made their case in a court proceeding held on Friday, Dec. 2.
Author: Ben Botkin
The state is putting applications on hold until early 2023 for a program to help at-risk homeowners. Officials say they need to make sure the funds are not overcommitted, but they encourage homeowners to contact the program for free housing counseling.
Health officials in Oregon see a tough winter ahead, as Covid, influenza and the virus known as RSV set in. They urge people to get flu shots and Covid boosters, and to observe hygiene measures like hand-washing.