OPB Headlines for Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 7 p.m.
Republicans in Oregon haven't won statewide office for 10 years, and experienced setback with this year's elections. What does this mean for the future of the party?
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 5:59 p.m.
People working in downtown Portland are driving more than riding transit to their jobs, according to surveys conducted by the Portland Business Alliance.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 5:54 p.m.
Senator Ron Wyden announced Wednesday that he’s blocking legislation aimed at curbing intelligence leaks.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 5:49 p.m.
Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have tapped Oregon Congressman Greg Walden for a top leadership post.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 5:31 p.m.
Some decisions made over the last 40 years at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation are coming back to haunt the site’s current ...
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 5 p.m.
The turkey is not native to the Pacific Northwest. The wild turkeys you may have seen here are part of the bird’s comeback ...
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 4:13 p.m.
The gray wolf remains on state endangered species lists in Oregon and Washington. But in Idaho, the state opens wolf ...
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 4:10 p.m.
Portland city commissioners voted Wednesday to accept an agreement with the U.S. Civil Rights Division that outlines intended changes to the police bureau's use of force policy.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 3:20 p.m.
City leaders in Bend say they plan to change the scope of a stalled $70 million surface water system in order to get the project back-on-track.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 3:14 p.m.
A new revenue outlook in Olympia that shows a shortfall is putting renewed attention on promises not to raise taxes.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 2:52 p.m.
Jay Inslee says states are the incubators of new ideas -– and that should extend to marijuana legalization.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 2:01 p.m.
The Army will decide whether the evidence against Staff Sgt. Robert Bales supports a full court martial and whether the ...
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 12:37 p.m.
The federal “Race to the Top” school district competition has drawn seven applications from Oregon.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 11:33 a.m.
Oregon's unemployment rate remained relatively steady last month. Its drop was statistically insignificant.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 8:53 a.m.
Workers at Hanford are readying pumping equipment at a slow-leaking radioactive waste tank in case the leak gets worse.