Amelia Templeton


Amelia Templeton is a multimedia reporter and producer for Oregon Public Broadcasting. She covers City Hall and Portland area news.

She was previously a reporter for EarthFix, an award-winning public media project covering the environment in the Northwest. She coproduced the Oregon Field Guide and online special Glacier Caves: Mt. Hood’s Secret World.

Amelia has also worked as a freelance journalist for NPR, Marketplace, and CBS News. From 2007-2009 she was a Refugee Policy Analyst with Human Rights First in Washington, DC.

Amelia has been producing radio since 2004, when she contributed to a student radio podcast of stories from the war in Iraq. She has a B.A. in History from Swarthmore College. Amelia enjoys hiking, exploring the Northwest, and raising chickens in her backyard.

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Recent Articles

Northeast Portland Resident Hopes Mayor's $20 Million Creates Path To Home Ownership

Sept. 18, 2014 10:36 p.m.

Firefighters Make Excellent Progress On 36 Pit Fire

Sept. 18, 2014 1:39 p.m.

Weather Helps Firefighters Attack Wildfire Near Estacada

Sept. 17, 2014 4:56 p.m.

Cooler Weather Helping Estacada Firefight

Sept. 17, 2014 1:01 p.m.

The 36 Pit Wildfire: 5 Things To Know

Sept. 16, 2014 9:13 p.m.

Estacada Forest Fire Over 3,500 Acres

Sept. 16, 2014 1:05 p.m.

Robots, Kids, And Artists Mingle At OMSI Maker Faire

Sept. 13, 2014 10:49 p.m.

Attorneys and Accountants Network With Pot Growers At Conference

Sept. 13, 2014 10:41 p.m.

Oregon Zoo Euthanizes Lion Cub After Discovering Injury

Sept. 12, 2014 4:27 p.m.

Portland Considers Raising Downtown Building Height Limits

Sept. 09, 2014 8:34 p.m.

Purified Sewer Water Is Secret Ingredient In Hillsboro Homebrew Competition

Sept. 06, 2014 3:37 p.m.

Oregon Remembers Former Gov. Vic Atiyeh

Sept. 03, 2014 11:41 a.m.

Man In I-84 Shooting Used Replica Pistol

Sept. 02, 2014 12:42 p.m.

Portland's Willamette, Once Heavily Polluted, Now Home To A Swim Team

Aug. 28, 2014 5:30 p.m.

Portland Settles Discrimination Claim Filed By Former Top Administrator

Aug. 27, 2014 1:46 p.m.

Oregon Men Behind Seventh Day Adventist Sex Abuse Suit Urge Change

Aug. 26, 2014 5:10 p.m.

Kansas City Defeats Portland Thorns 2-0 in NWSL Semifinal

Aug. 23, 2014 2:38 p.m.

Hold Those Horses: No Barrel Racing At Oregon State Fair

Aug. 20, 2014 5:12 p.m.

Two Pedestrians Killed By MAX Train In Gresham

Aug. 16, 2014 4:37 p.m.

Metro Pushing The Limits With 'Temporary' Workers At Oregon Zoo

Aug. 13, 2014 8:55 p.m.

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