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local | News | OPB News BlogJuly 25, 2014 2:01 p.m.
Headlines for Friday, July 25: Debris from the the Plywood and Veneer Mill fire in Springfield last week may contain asbestos, the Bend-La Pine School District reports 32 incidents in which students were punished for bringing a weapon on school campus, original Blazer Dale Schlueter died at age 68 and more.
local | News | EnvironmentJuly 16, 2013 4:37 a.m.
Ten months after a major hotel fire in North Portland, state regulators have fined the hotel’s owners over problems with the demolition and cleanup.
Oregon's Department of Environmental Quality is backing the Sunriver Owners Association's plan to clean up an asbestos contaminated site.
Health | Education | local | News | Environment | Lead In The WaterAug. 30, 2016 1:30 a.m.
Oregon's school administrators have spent the summer testing hundreds of school buildings for lead, but the state faces several other environmental concerns, too.
Health | Education | local | News | Lead In The WaterAug. 30, 2016 11:02 p.m.
Oregon schools are required to submit healthy school plans, but a lack of funding and requirements mean big improvements to school buildings may be years off.
The Portland school board decided in late July to delay a proposed $750 million bond, likely until May. A push from students and parents failed to convince board members to reconsider.
Nothing found here for asbestos