OPB Headlines for Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012
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.
OPB | Oct. 11, 2012 1:52 p.m.
Salem, Ore. -— Gov. John Kitzhaber has appointed a panel to propose a way forward for struggling timber counties in western Oregon.
Northwest News Network | Oct. 11, 2012 1:42 p.m.
YAKIMA, Wash. – A case involving cross border pollution of the Columbia River rests in the hands of a federal judge. A Native American tribe and the state of Washington have sued to hold a Canadian mining giant responsible for smelter waste that washed downriver from British Columbia into Washington.
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Three supporters of Jefferson Smith's campaign to be the next mayor of Portland have withdrawn their endorsements.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?
Oct. 11, 2012 midnight
The developers who want to build a casino outside Portland have blanketed airwaves and mailboxes with promises of $100 million for schools and public services from a project they're calling "The Grange."