Environment | Economy | Communities | Air | Arts | Climate change | Recreation | Entertainment | HealthOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 24, 2015 10:15 a.m. | Ashland, Oregon
In Ashland, home of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the “show-must-go-on” mantra of the theater has given way to continuous air quality checks and tough show-time decisions.
Land | Environment | Flora and Fauna | Communities | Forestry | Fish & Wildlife | Politics | Climate changeOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 13, 2015 3 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The Oregon State Land Board has approved the sale of the Elliott, as well as additional requirements designed to preserve the public benefit of the forest.
Environment | Communities | Economy | Water | Science | Climate change | AgricultureOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 11, 2015 4:09 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
A new report from the U.S. Geological Survey links steady groundwater declines to pumping by Klamath Project irrigators.
Energy | Land use | Environment | News | Communities | Economy | Water | Fish & Wildlife | Climate change | Pacific OceanOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 5, 2015 4:40 p.m. | Warrenton, Oregon
A long-awaited environmental impact statement downplays the effect of Oregon LNG's proposed project.
Southern Oregon is beginning to get a reputation as a place where efforts to improve fish passage are succeeding. And two significant dams in the Rogue watershed are coming down this summer.
Energy | Environment | Communities | News | localOPB | July 30, 2015 1:15 p.m. | Portland
The Fennica moved north along the Willamette River Thursday, but turned back to the Vigor Shipyards after reaching protesters at the St. Johns Bridge.
Energy | Environment | Communities | NewsOPB | July 30, 2015 1 p.m. | Portland
OPB spoke with Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, who also serves as the city’s police commissioner, about who has jurisdiction over the protesters and whether they have his support.
NW Life | Business | News | Communities | Nation | Education | Food | Teachers | Recreation | Entertainment | Family | HealthOPB | July 17, 2015 4:08 p.m.
Sometimes Think Out Loud guests and callers tell us about things that make them happy. Other times, not so much. Here are five moments of melancholy from the show this week.
The hottest June on record for Oregon and Washington came on the heels an unusually warm winter and spring. Now, Northwest rivers are running at or near all-time lows and cities with water reserves are drawing them down.