OPB Headlines for Friday, Sept. 19, 2014
NWNews | Sept. 19, 2014 4:35 p.m.
Oregonians will decide this fall whether to legalize recreational marijuana. Measure 91 would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess, and sell...
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 3:32 p.m.
New York's done it, and so has Minneapolis — now it's Portland's turn to change streets into pedestrian plazas, even if it's just for a weekend.
NWNews | Sept. 19, 2014 2:43 p.m.
For years there's been a battle raging between Idaho ranchers and the federal government over whether ranchers should be able to fight wildfires.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 2:31 p.m.
The Oregon Health Authority says the test results are in: the scum that appeared on the Willamette River this week is toxic algae.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 12:51 p.m.
The Portland Triathlon has been forced to change its course this year due to the toxic scum floating in the Willamette River.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 12:39 p.m.
As temperatures rise on this last weekend of summer, state politics also heat up with mid-term elections ahead.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 12:25 p.m.
Seattle Children's Hospital says two children there have tested positive for a severe respiratory illness.
NWNews | Sept. 19, 2014 8:17 a.m.
Seattle-based Alaska Airlines plans to launch five more jets Friday to evacuate American vacationers from Los Cabos, Mexico.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 7:21 a.m.
Headlines for Friday, Sept. 19: Springfield is the latest in considering a tax on the sale of marijuana, Apple releases the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, pets should also avoid the Willamette River as the algae may be toxic, and more.