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

Portland Mayor Sets Progressive Agenda in 2015 State of the City Speech

Jan. 30, 2015 1:09 p.m.

Bias Complaints At Daimler Portland Plant Settled For $2.4M

Jan. 29, 2015 11:57 a.m.

City Council Approves New Investments In Affordable Housing In North Portland

Jan. 28, 2015 5:51 p.m.

Council Looks To Increase Affordable Housing In North Portland

Jan. 27, 2015 9:15 p.m.

Video Chats Replace Face-To-Face Visits In Oregon's Largest County Jail System

Jan. 25, 2015 6:13 p.m.

Board Tightens Requirements On Instructional Hours For Oregon Students

Jan. 23, 2015 1:11 p.m.

Board Tightens Requirements On Instructional Hours For Oregon Students

Jan. 22, 2015 5:30 p.m.

City Of Portland Passes Law Requiring Addresses Of Airbnb Rentals

Jan. 22, 2015 2:14 p.m.

The Impossible Basketball Shot And Other Revelations About Homer Groening

Jan. 18, 2015 10:33 a.m.

I-84 Eastbound Closed in Eastern Oregon After Crash Involving Multiple Semi-trucks

Jan. 17, 2015 12:10 p.m.

Mayor Puts Portland Street Fee Plan On Hold

Jan. 15, 2015 5 p.m.

Portland Police Have Improved Crowd Control Methods, Report Finds

Jan. 14, 2015 5:30 p.m.

Senator Wyden Ends Portland Town Hall After Protesters Take Over

Jan. 03, 2015 6:17 p.m.

Mount Hood Snowpack Is Less Than Half Of Normal, Hydrologists Say

Dec. 30, 2014 5:49 p.m.

Weekend Storm Should Bring Fresh Powder To Oregon's Cascades

Dec. 27, 2014 3:36 p.m.

3 Plead 'Not Guilty' In Shooting Near Portland High School

Dec. 23, 2014 4:49 p.m.

Portland Police Arrest Person Of Interest In Shooting Outside Rosemary Anderson School

Dec. 13, 2014 2:25 p.m.

Oregon Town Hall: Pot In 2015

Dec. 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

Oregon Town Hall: Pot In 2015

Dec. 12, 2014 noon

City Council Considers Body Cameras For Portland Police

Dec. 10, 2014 4:24 p.m.

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