OPB Headlines for Thursday, Dec. 06, 2012
N3 | Dec. 06, 2012 7:24 p.m.
RICHLAND, Wash. -- President Barack Obama has been publicly warning Syria’s leaders not to use chemical weapons against ...
N3 | Dec. 06, 2012 5:30 p.m.
KENNEWICK, Wash. and OLYMPIA, Wash. – On the first day of legal same-sex marriage in Washington, the scene was quiet at ...
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 4:46 p.m.
The first day of Washington's new marijuana law arrived with violence in at least one city. Pierce County sheriffs are investigating a deadly shooting of two people in Puyallup, Thursday.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012 4:41 p.m.
Oregon learned Thursday it’s getting more than $20 million from the federal government to improve pre-school education.
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.