OPB Headlines for Monday, Nov. 19, 2012
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 8 p.m.
Thanksgiving has competition -- Christmas Creep. That's the growing trend for stores to get the jump on Christmas sales by putting out the tinsel and offering deals, on or even before Turkey Day.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 19, 2012 5:16 p.m.
All of western Oregon and Washington's Pacific and Clark counties are on alert for increased potential of landslides.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 19, 2012 5:06 p.m.
High winds and heavy rain are pummeling the Northwest and downed trees and floodwaters have closed countless roads.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 4:24 p.m.
More than 200 people gathered under the Hawthorne Bridge Sunday to celebrate the life of "Working Kirk Reeves."
Northwest News Network | Nov. 19, 2012 4:11 p.m.
Heavy rains and high winds are making it hard to get around parts of western Washington and northwest Oregon.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 3:39 p.m.
For the first time in 4 years, Crook County no longer tops the list of Oregon counties with the highest monthly unemployment rates.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 19, 2012 2:48 p.m.
The Northwest's second geothermal power plant has entered service at Neal Hot Springs, near the small town of Vale in ...
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 2:15 p.m.
Drivers are being asked to hold off on any trips from Portland and the Willamette Valley to the coast. Road conditions are extremely hazardous and several major roads can't be used.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 1:14 p.m.
Union Pacific has 100 people working around the clock this week in North Portland. They're replacing about a mile of track inside a tunnel to Swan Island.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 19, 2012 12:12 p.m.
The Northwest's second geothermal power plant has entered service. A Boise-based company called U.S. Geothermal built the project at Neal Hot Springs, near the small town of Vale in eastern Oregon.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 9:45 a.m.
A minor earthquake with a 3.2 magnitude was recorded at 6:15 a.m. Monday in the Portland area.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2012 5 a.m.
One of the nation's most ambitious river restoration and dam removal proposals is set to expire at the end of the year, unless the tribes, farmers, and fishers that brokered the deal can agree on an extension.