OPB Headlines for Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012
OPB | Nov. 08, 2012 7:41 p.m.
Portland Police closed downtown streets late Thursday after a bank robbery at a Wells Fargo branch. A suspect was later arrested.
OPB | Nov. 08, 2012 4:53 p.m.
Voters in Bend appear to have passed a nearly $30 million bond measure for city parks. The measure will help the city's Park District complete a number of ambitious projects, including the expansion of a popular trail that runs along the Deschutes River.
N3 | Nov. 08, 2012 4:36 p.m.
Gay rights groups are hoping Oregon will be the next state to legalize same-sex marriage at the ballot.
N3 | Nov. 08, 2012 4:18 p.m.
To overtake Jay Inslee, Rob McKenna would need to gain a significant advantage among voters who waited to cast their ballots.
N3 | Nov. 08, 2012 4:10 p.m.
Washington’s race for governor still hasn’t been called and hundreds of thousands of ballots remain uncounted.
N3 | Nov. 08, 2012 3:56 p.m.
Energy Secretary Steven Chu is bolstering the scientific brain power at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation’s waste treatment ...
N3 | Nov. 08, 2012 3:43 p.m.
Referendum 74's passage upholds the state legislature's law allowing gay marriage in Washington.
N3 | Nov. 08, 2012 3:14 p.m.
The Oregon University System says that more than 101,000 people are taking classes.
OPB | Nov. 08, 2012 1:56 p.m.
The Port of Portland is excited about new flights from PDX to Los Cabos, Mexico and San Diego offered by Spirit Airlines.
OPB | Nov. 08, 2012 1:50 p.m.
A long-time Bend City Councilor ousted in this week's election says she won't fill out the remainder of her term.
OPB | Nov. 08, 2012 1:10 p.m.
Portland's City Auditor LaVonne Griffin-Valade says voters will decide in a May of 2014 election whether Portland should fluoridate the water supply.
OPB | Nov. 08, 2012 6:46 a.m.
After the Beaverton school district cut $37 million from the budget this year, officials triggered a massive domino effect when 365 teachers were moved.