OPB Headlines for Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 11:56 p.m.
A large wildfire in the remote mountains of Central Washington state has burned 22,000 acres. The fire has destroyed at ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 11:45 p.m.
Cle Elum, Washington is the type of town where people smile and nod in the supermarket parking lot –- even if you’re a ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 10:11 a.m.
Hundreds of animals are among the evacuees in central Washington’s Taylor Bridge fire. It’s burning near the town of Cle ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 10:05 a.m.
Fire fighting officials in central Washington say it will take five to seven days to contain the Taylor Bridge fire near the ...
OPB | Aug. 15, 2012 9:45 a.m.
An adolescent chimpanzee is getting new home at a Central Oregon animal sanctuary after what can only be described as one rough month in Las Vegas.
Aug. 15, 2012 9:45 a.m.
Wednesday morning the Obama administration offered young undocumented immigrants their first crack at a new policy that would let them live and work openly.
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 8:55 a.m.
NPR is reporting the Taliban has shown a “change of heart” that could pave the way toward the release of Northwest soldier ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 8:20 a.m.
Washington’s jobs and employment numbers for July contradict each other in the latest figures released Tuesday. Washington ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 7:57 a.m.
The Taylor Bridge fire in central Washington is still keeping about 450 families from their homes near of town of Cle Elum. ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 7:44 a.m.
About 800 firefighters are trying to contain the Taylor Bridge fire before it destroys more homes. It’s burning in central ...
N3 | Aug. 15, 2012 7:35 a.m.
About 800 firefighters are at work Wednesday trying to contain the destructive Taylor Bridge fire. It’s burning in central ...
OPB | Aug. 15, 2012 7:34 a.m.
Apple Inc. is laying the groundwork for an expansion of its soon-to-open Prineville data center.
OPB | Aug. 15, 2012 5:34 a.m.
Fire managers are making progress in their battle against a massive wildfire along the Oregon-Nevada border.
OPB | Aug. 15, 2012 4:48 a.m.
Western Oregon and Southwest Washington could be breaking heat records over the next two days.
OPB | Aug. 15, 2012 4:45 a.m.
Some young Oregonians hope to defer deportation under a new federal immigration policy.
Aug. 15, 2012 1:12 a.m.
Apartment buildings are going up all over Portland this summer -- nearly two-thirds without any parking places.