OPB Headlines for Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012
Oct. 12, 2012 midnight
One of the board of directors of the Sikh Temple that burned to the ground in Vancouver Friday says they were 90 percent finished constructing the new building and had planned to move in within weeks.
OPB | Oct. 12, 2012 midnight
OPB's Morning Edition Producer Casey Negreiff took his audio recorder into a wind simulator to give us a sense for what 80 mph winds might sound like.
Oct. 11, 2012 7:13 p.m.
Volunteers with Clean Water Portland delivered over 43,000 signatures to the Portland auditor's office today, in support of a referendum on fluoridation.
Oct. 11, 2012 7:11 p.m.
Elected officials around the Portland area advanced plans Thursday for how to spend close to $40 million in additional federal transportation funds.
N3 | Oct. 11, 2012 5:13 p.m.
In Oregon, both parties are hard at work in legislative battlegrounds to swing the House majority in their direction.
Oct. 11, 2012 4:22 p.m.
Dozens more taxis would roam Portland streets under a recommendation approved by a city committee. Taxi drivers have resisted the added competition, but conditions could be better for cabbies.
Oct. 11, 2012 4:15 p.m.
The Portland Police Bureau officially re-opened its precinct in southeast Portland Thursday. But that doesn't mean the budget problems that closed the office, are resolved.
N3 | Oct. 11, 2012 3:22 p.m.
The candidates for Washington governor will face off Thursday night after the vice-presidential debate.
N3 | Oct. 11, 2012 2:45 p.m.
The streak of dry weather in much of the Northwest is about to come to a soggy end.
Oct. 11, 2012 12:57 p.m.
Three supporters of Jefferson Smith's campaign to be the next mayor of Portland have withdrawn their endorsements.
Oct. 11, 2012 12:31 p.m.
Oregon schools saw mixed results on the latest statewide report card released Thursday morning.
N3 | Oct. 11, 2012 7:37 a.m.
Can a Canadian company be held responsible for smelter waste that washed downriver into Washington?