Apr 25, 2019

Trio of bills aim to reduce Oregon’s plastic waste

SALEM — Three anti-plastic bills are moving through the House and Senate,... Read More


Apr 15, 2019

Bev Clarno Selects New Designee for Oregon Board of Education After Sordyl Resigns

It only took Oregon Secretary of State Bev Clarno four days to replace her... Read More


Apr 7, 2019

Bill would improve fire prevention in communities near forested areas

An under-the-radar bill with support from Central Oregon’s legislators could... Read More


Mar 22, 2019

Helt co-sponsors ban on vaccine exemptions

SALEM — A bipartisan bill to remove nonmedical exemptions for vaccinations... Read More


Mar 17, 2019

Opinion: Time for Oregon to lead on immunization

We are currently in the middle of a public health crisis. Diseases do not have... Read More


Feb 26, 2019

Editorial: Helt Leads on Vaccination Policy

Rep. Cheri Helt, R-Bend, went to Salem to be an advocate for kids. She’s... Read More


Feb 22, 2019

Reps. Helt and Zika split on Medicaid vote

SALEM — The Bend area’s two first-term Republican House members went... Read More


Feb 22, 2019

Helt and Zika Sometimes Split in Legislature

SALEM — She’s banged the big wooden gavel while filling in as substitute... Read More


Oct 21, 2018

Guest column: I’m ‘blue,’ but voting ‘red’ in District 54

By Talena Barker As a lifelong registered Democrat, I am voting for Cheri Helt... Read More


Oct 11, 2018

Vote Cheri Helt For House 54

The Source Staff  Our endorsement interview session for the Oregon House... Read More