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

Report Finds Police Rarely Disciplined For Making Tactical Errors

Nov. 24, 2014 5:41 p.m.

Oregon Cranberry Farmers Thankful For Rain This Year

Nov. 22, 2014 9:03 p.m.

City Wants More Info On Airbnb Hosts

Nov. 19, 2014 7:39 p.m.

Mayor Hales Expects City Code Will Change To Allow Ridesharing Services

Nov. 19, 2014 2:42 p.m.

Portland Bureaus Fail to Meet Credit Card Industry Security Standards, Audit Finds

Nov. 18, 2014 1:40 p.m.

Oregon Juniper Wood Is The Secret Ingredient In New Gin From Sweden

Nov. 17, 2014 6 a.m.

Eugene Goes Up Against Barcelona, Doha, In Bid For Track and Field Championship

Nov. 15, 2014 3:04 p.m.

OHSU Doctor Hopes Melanoma Registry Will Aid Education, Research

Nov. 15, 2014 2:34 p.m.

Weather Update: Snow Across Cascades, Freezing Rain In Portland

Nov. 13, 2014 4:34 p.m.

Uber Launches in Portland Suburbs, But Not Portland

Nov. 11, 2014 8:20 p.m.

Oregonians Commemorate Veterans Day

Nov. 11, 2014 2:36 p.m.

Del Smith, Founder Of Evergreen International Aviation, Dies

Nov. 08, 2014 1:28 p.m.

Portland Pilot Project Aims To Make More Cabs Available On Weekend Nights

Nov. 07, 2014 1:35 p.m.

Now That Pot’s Legal, Should Oregon End Medical Marijuana?

Nov. 05, 2014 8:45 p.m.

Nurses Union Leader Says Portland Is Prepared To Treat Possible Ebola Patient

Nov. 01, 2014 4:46 p.m.

Woman Being Monitored For Ebola Hospitalized In Milwaukie

Oct. 31, 2014 3:15 p.m.

Pot Legalization Measure Divides Marijuana Producers In Southwest Oregon

Oct. 30, 2014 6 a.m.

Oregon Meteorologists Predict Mild El Nino And Dry Winter

Oct. 25, 2014 3:43 p.m.

Wind Storm Hits Oregon Coast And Willamette Valley

Oct. 25, 2014 3:27 p.m.

Portland Union Says New TriMet Contract Hits Reset After Years Of Conflict

Oct. 24, 2014 5:04 p.m.

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