OPB Headlines for Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012
Sept. 27, 2012 8:45 p.m.
A judge, a district attorney, and a defense attorney are facing charges in an unusual case involving the commitment of a mentally ill man in Washington County.
Sept. 27, 2012 7:25 p.m.
Oregon’s latest education reform effort is focused on making sure all seniors in the Class of 2025 graduate from high school. Those are today’s kindergartners.
N3 | Sept. 27, 2012 5:17 p.m.
Just as Washington environmental regulators finish up a series of meetings on oil spill readiness, a half-mile sheen ...
N3 | Sept. 27, 2012 4:18 p.m.
The Washington Supreme Court weighed in on case that has implications for labor shortages at Northwest farms and orchards.
Sept. 27, 2012 3:19 p.m.
San Diego-based SoloPower celebrated the opening of its new flexible solar panel manufacturing plant in Portland Thursday.
Sept. 27, 2012 3:11 p.m.
Backers of an experimental geothermal project in Central Oregon say they're ready to begin the next phase of a plan to create a more cost-effective way of turning underground heat into electricity.
Sept. 27, 2012 1:59 p.m.
The greater Portland area is seeing an up-tick in economic activity. Businesses that need qualified employees are using the city's reputation as "weird" to attract talent.
Sept. 27, 2012 10:56 a.m.
The Central Oregon town of La Pine is the most recently incorporated city in the state. We're in town to find out more about the community, and how to build a city from scratch.
Sept. 27, 2012 7 a.m.
The Coast Guard and Washington Department of Ecology worked Wednesday to patch a vessel that was leaking diesel fuel in the Columbia River near Longview, Washington.
NNN | Sept. 27, 2012 6:23 a.m.
The DREAM Act has created a path to citizenship for children of undocumented immigrants, but young people -- not matter what their ethnicity -- are much less likely to vote than older people.