OPB Headlines for Thursday, Dec. 06, 2012
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 3:25 p.m.
Thursday, for the first time, same-sex couples in Washington have the right to file for marriage licenses. Referendum 74 failed in Clark County, but passed statewide.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 3:14 p.m.
A filmmaker from Portland is helping to convey communications from the anti-virus software pioneer, John McAfee.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 2:38 p.m.
Epic Aviation is reportedly in the final stages of negotiation to purchase the former Cessna Aircraft building at the Bend Municipal Airport. It’s the latest sign that after suffering a number of turbulent years, the Bend kit airplane manufacturer is once again on the rise.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 1:16 p.m.
Possession of up to an ounce of marijuana is now legal for adults in Washington state.
N3 | Dec. 06, 2012 10:53 a.m.
OLYMPIA, Wash. – Pot becomes legal in Washington on Thursday. But state officials have not even begun to write the ...
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 9:46 a.m.
Clark County's officials say 30 gay and lesbian couples lined up to get marriage licenses Thursday morning in Vancouver.
N3 | Dec. 06, 2012 7:24 a.m.
RICHLAND, Wash. – The federal government plans to release a major document early next week that could guide a couple of ...
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 6 a.m.
Some Vancouver businesses are optimistic about the economic impact same-sex weddings will bring.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 midnight
In the news today: Free tribal busses are standing room only in Umatilla County, improvements are coming to Mt. Ashland skiing, and medieval desserts raise money in Astoria.
N3 | Dec. 05, 2012 8:09 p.m.
OPB | Dec. 05, 2012 6:10 p.m.
The District Attorney in Deschutes County has cleared a Bend police officer in the death of a 62-year-old emergency room patient this summer.
OPB | Dec. 05, 2012 5:34 p.m.
Portland's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability has new numbers, detailing the first year of the city's curbside composting service.
N3 | Dec. 05, 2012 4:40 p.m.
Northwest agriculture advocates are more optimistic Congress will take up the issue of immigration after a forum this ...
OPB | Dec. 05, 2012 4:19 p.m.
By the end of the year, 25,000 Oregon children will be living with a parent who’s been unemployed for six months or longer, according to a new study.