Quarantine Cuisine

It’s day %&@* of quarantine. Protein and fiber have left my diet, replaced by nothing but sweet, sweet carbohydrates. Bread. Pasta. Rice. All of it. But to be honest, I’m…

Hill to Hall May 5–8

May 5: Some state parks will reopen this week, Governor Brown says   Oregon Governor Kate Brown announced on May 5 some state parks and outdoor facilities, including Tryon Creek,…

Hill to Hall April 20–24

April 20: U.S. Supreme Court rules non-unanimous jury verdicts banned in Oregon   Non-unanimous jury verdicts were banned in Oregon—the only state left that allowed them—due to a United States…

Hill to Hall April 2–3

April 2: Governor Brown declines calling special legislative session in near future   Oregon Governor Kate Brown and Oregon legislative leaders decided not to call a special legislative session to…

Hill To Hall March 10–13

March 10: Governor Brown takes executive action on climate change Oregon Governor Kate Brown signed an executive order on March 10 intended to curb greenhouse emissions in the state, according…

Hill to Hall Feb. 26–27

Feb. 26: Governor Brown authorizes $1.8 million emergency loan for Pendleton to repair  flood-damaged levee   According to the East Oregonian, Governor Kate Brown announced the state agency Business Oregon…