OPB Headlines for Friday, Oct. 12, 2012
Oct. 13, 2012 midnight
The race to be Portland’s next mayor is touching on police behavior, the Columbia River Crossing and even fluoride in the water. But the big talking point appears to be an incident involving Jefferson Smith, when he was a student at the University of Oregon.
NW_News | Oct. 12, 2012 4:41 p.m.
"K-Man" lived 9,500 years ago, but his bones reveal he had the arms and legs of modern pro athletes.
Oct. 12, 2012 4:30 p.m.
Recent rains should end a month-long bird die-off at a popular bird-watching area in North Portland. The outbreak of avian botulism has already killed thousands of birds.
N3 | Oct. 12, 2012 4:28 p.m.
Don McIntire, best known for his work on Measure 5, was found Friday morning in his Gresham home.
Oct. 12, 2012 3:52 p.m.
The National Weather Service in Pendleton says weekend rains might finally bring an end to this year's fire season.
N3 | Oct. 12, 2012 3:26 p.m.
Democrats and Republicans have raised more than $12 million combined this year to try to break a deadlock in the Oregon ...
Oct. 12, 2012 3:01 p.m.
The Department of Justice and the City of Portland released a joint statement Friday, saying they will not meet their deadline for reaching an agreement on police reforms.
N3 | Oct. 12, 2012 2:54 p.m.
The candidates for Washington governor sparred Thursday night over a proposal to raise the state property tax while lowering ...
N3 | Oct. 12, 2012 2:35 p.m.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a high-level whistleblower against a contractor at the Hanford nuclear site.
Oct. 12, 2012 11:14 a.m.
Portland Police are investigating an incident last night, when a crowd of people flooded a busy commercial area in Southeast Portland. At its height, the group reportedly included as many as 50 to 75 people.
Oct. 12, 2012 9:44 a.m.
Oregon Senator Ron Wyden was referenced in the Vice Presidential debate fray Thursday night.
N3 | Oct. 12, 2012 8:12 a.m.
As Election Day nears, the candidates for Washington governor appear to be getting mellower, not feistier.
Oct. 12, 2012 6 a.m.
Fifty years ago, deadly winds blew through Western Oregon killing 46 and causing major damage. Two witnesses look back.