OPB Headlines for Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 4:13 p.m.
Oregon State University's president followed up the school's billion dollar fundraising campaign Friday, with ambitious plans for the future.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 3:45 p.m.
Like something right out of IFC's "Portlandia," City of Roses Mayor Charlie Hales sang to a captive audience at his 2015 State of the City address.
NWNews | Jan. 30, 2015 3:24 p.m.
It was no "Beast Quake," but Seahawks fans at the Washington state Capitol celebrated a "moment of loudness" Friday for the team.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 3:07 p.m.
An Oregon company is working to buy a facility in McMinnville, and manufacture unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 2:54 p.m.
Oregon State University President Edward Ray said there won't be any changes to the campus library following the release of an explicit video filmed there.
NWNews | Jan. 30, 2015 2:52 p.m.
On the eve of the Super Bowl, Washington state lawmakers are considering whether to legalize fantasy sports contests.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 2:37 p.m.
The city of Joseph is calling on the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to control its deer problem.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 1:56 p.m.
If former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush decides to run for president on the GOP ticket, you won't find him at JebBushForPresident.com. But what you will find is a website reserved for future discussion around LGBT issues.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 1:09 p.m.
The Portland Mayor wants a $15 minimum wage for city workers and has proposed giving tax credits to businesses that employ ex-offenders.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 12:42 p.m.
Oregon farmers say that low fuel prices could mean a big boost to their bottom lines -- if prices remain low until the summer.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 12:15 p.m.
FRIDAY: In the second installment of our "At Home" series, two polyamorous couples living together in Rock Creek talk about why they've chosen this lifestyle.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 10:03 a.m.
Gov. John Kitzhaber said his fiancee Cylvia Hayes will no longer have a policy or political role nor do any contract work through her private consulting firm for the state of Oregon during his final term as governor.
NWNews | Jan. 30, 2015 9:44 a.m.
It's been a tough winter so far for many Cascade Mountains ski resorts. Five in Oregon and Washington have suspended operations until they get more snow...
NWNews | Jan. 30, 2015 8:33 a.m.
Washington state has set a six-mile quarantine circle around a new major bird flu site in near Riverside in north-central Washington.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 7:45 a.m.
Headlines for Friday, Jan. 30: Gov. John Kitzhaber will answer questions regarding his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, at a press conference this morning; Oregon's snowpack is low again this year despite normal precipitation; Josephine County voted not to tax recreational marijuana; and more.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015 5 a.m.
Washington state's retail pot industry is awash in cannabis, meaning some growers are making less money. That glut in supply has stripped away the control over price once held by the state's marijuana growers.