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July 23, 2015 6:49 p.m.

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Environment | Forestry

Trump Victory Has Northwest Timber Towns Cheering

Nov. 17, 2016 1:15 a.m.

President-elect Donald Trump has promised to revive the flagging timber economy across the Northwest. That has towns in the Timber Belt cheering while environmental groups prepare for a fight.

Sports | Recreation | local | News

Timbers Midfielder Jack Jewsbury Announces Retirement

Sept. 19, 2016 2:40 p.m.

Midfielder Jack Jewsbury said Sunday at an annual team banquet that he’ll retire at the conclusion of the 2016 season.

Business | Economy | local | News | Forestry | Environment

Oregon Timber Harvest Slips For 2nd Consecutive Year

July 25, 2016 4:42 p.m.

Before the great recession, Oregon was producing about 4 billion board feet of lumber a year. That dropped after the recession as people stopped building houses.

Music | NW Life | Arts | Entertainment

What Is Timber Rock? Ask Scott Pemberton

May 16, 2016 11:07 p.m.

Portland musician Scott Pemberton harvests jazz, grunge and jam bands with the sweep of his roaring guitar.

News | local | Education

Timber Payments To Oregon Counties Dip To Record Low

March 21, 2016 11:45 p.m.

Spending levels have declined, year to year. For the first time, the federal Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service combined for less than $100 million in payments to Oregon counties.  

Land | Economy | News | Land use | Sustainability

Construction Proceeds On Innovative Cross-Laminated Timber Building

Feb. 17, 2016 8:48 p.m.

Researchers are studying whether building with cross-laminated timber can help revive the timber industry in rural Oregon.

Business | Politics | Economy | Health | Election | Communities | NW Life | Environment | News | Forestry | Land | local | An Occupation In Eastern Oregon

Like The 'Rust Belt', The 'Timber Belt' And Harney County Are Hurting

Jan. 7, 2016 6:43 p.m.

While Harney County residents are asking armed protesters to leave, many locals are sympathetic to their issues. Economists say the root may lie in the west’s rural economy.

Sports | News

Oregon Representatives Blumenauer and Bonamici Place Wager On Timbers Game

Dec. 5, 2015 8:47 p.m.

Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne Bonamici have entered into an unusual wager over the game. They've bet on the game against three of their colleagues from Ohio. 

How To Watch The Portland Timbers In The MLS Cup Final

Dec. 4, 2015 9:41 p.m.

Everything you need to know to watch the Timbers' MLS Cup appearance.

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