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 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.

Activist Group, Don't Shoot, Stages Protest Outside Its Own Meeting With Portland Mayor

Dec. 09, 2014 3:37 p.m.

Pot Leaves Its Mark On The Applegate Valley Landscape

Dec. 09, 2014 9:19 a.m.

Portland Commissioner Novick May Seek Court Action To Stop Uber

Dec. 06, 2014 6:28 p.m.

Hundreds Rally In Portland Against Grand Jury Decisions

Dec. 06, 2014 5:57 p.m.

Portland Officers Involved In Shootings Should Be Interviewed More Promptly, Oversight Group Says

Dec. 03, 2014 8:54 p.m.

Portland Street Fee Vote Postponed

Dec. 03, 2014 1:46 p.m.

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.

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