Palau team to put a strong focus on Lane County

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher EUGENE — Christians in Lane County last month annoounced a major two-year evangelistic partnership with the Portland-based Luis Palau Association — including...

Appeals court hears case regarding former bakers

SALEM — It's now been four years since a business decision put Aaron and Melissa Klein of Sandy in the forefront of one of...

George Fox to give $500,000 toward building of nearby aquatics facility

NEWBERG — George Fox University will donate $500,000 to help cover construction costs for the new Chehalem Aquatic and Fitness Center here. The contribution...

Church gets set for dinosaur museum

CANNON BEACH — Exhibits can already be seen in the lobby of Cannon Beach Bible Church as they are built, but the church is...

Businessman to share at Good Friday breakfast his story of near-fatal incident

PORTLAND — For his business acumen alone, Ken Calwell has received much attention. With more than 30 years of leadership experience in major restaurant...

Washington State court rules against Richland florist

Compiled from WORLD News Service and other news sources OLYMPIA, Wash. — Although a state Supreme Court ruling here last month on religious rights greatly pleased this...

Wild about reaching young people

‘Horses are good for you,’ say ministry ranch owners   JUNCTION CITY — Mike and Jeanie Langley acknowledge that their ranch ministry a few miles from this Lane...

Freedom Rally alludes often to what are seen as Biblical values

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — At a rally sponsored by groups that find a large share of their support by evangelical Christians, one might...

For fifth time, legislation aims to remove statue of Oregon missionary pioneer Lee

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher SALEM — For the past several years, state Rep. Vic Gilliam sought persistently to see a statue of Oregon missionary pioneer...

Faith groups in Portland, other cities, seen as key to solving homelessness

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Faith-based organizations are at the forefront of addressing root causes of homelessness, providing not only the majority of emergency shelter beds but innovating...