Insider Index: This week in Salem, by the numbers
$1.3 million: Amount the state will pay to eight victims of sexual harassment at the state Capitol, and to cover legal fees for the Bureau of Labor and Industries and State Sen. Sara Gelser, D-Corvallis.
1: Blockbusters on planet Earth after one such video rental store in Australia announced it would close its doors at the end of this month. The last remaining Blockbuster is in Bend.
$44,000: Proposed amount that former first lady of Oregon Cylvia Hayes would have paid to settle ethics violations with the Oregon Government Ethics Commission. But the commission rejected the proposed settlement Thursday, according to Willamette Week.
97: Ballots liberal advocacy group Defend Oregon failed to turn in on time last November, resulting in a formal state complaint from the Multnomah County Elections Director.
$71,025: Amount by which the proposed state penalty on Defend Oregon for the error may be reduced, according to documents obtained by OPB. The group is expected to pay about $23,725 in penalties.
4: Oregon wineries that have come together to buy Southern Oregon grapes abandoned by California winemaker Copper Cane Wines and Provisions, which claimed the grapes were tainted by smoke from summer wildfires, according to NPR. They'll make three types of wine: chardonnay, pinot noir and rosé.
1983: The last time that a state funeral was held, for former Gov. Tom McCall, according to The Oregonian. Secretary of State Dennis Richardson's state funeral was Wednesday at the Capitol.
$23.2 billion: Amount legislators in charge of the state budget want to spend in General Fund and Lottery Fund dollars over the next two years. That's a 10 percent increase from the budget the Legislature approved two years ago.
10: Days Senate President Peter Courtney, D-Salem, will be on medical leave from the Legislature while he deals with a flare up of Graves disease, an autoimmune disorder affecting the thyroid gland.
2004: Year Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson, D-Gresham, was elected to the Senate, after two terms in the House. She will serve as Senate President Pro Tempore in Courtney's absence.