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Insider Index: This week in Salem, by the numbers

Here are 10 numbers that illustrate some of this week's big, and small, Oregon political stories.

Here are 10 numbers that illustrate some of this week's big, and small, Oregon political stories.

• 9: Candidates competing for the GOP nomination for governor.

• 3: Candidates competing for the Democratic nomination.

• 4: Candidates competing for the Independent Party of Oregon nomination.

• 30: Percentage by which the median price of a home in rural Oregon exceeds the median price of a home in rural America, according to the Office of Economic Analysis

• 8,506: Shares the state's pension fund held in Wynn Resorts, Ltd., valued at $1.3 million as of Nov. 30. The state sued the board of Wynn Resorts and "gambling mogul" Steve Wynn, alleging breaches of fiduciary duty, this week.

• 13: Percentage the value of the shares dropped in January in the wake of news revealing sexual harassment allegations against Wynn, according to the state treasury

• 27: Length, in days, of the 2018 short legislative session.

• 910: Oregon schools enrolled in SafeOregon, a statewide tipline for people to report safety issues at their schools run by the Oregon State Police

• 691: Tips received since the program started last year.

• 1971: Year in which Apollo 14 astronaut Stuart Roosa planted a Douglas Fir tree using a seed he'd brought to the moon and back. The tree still stands near the Oregon State Capitol.