Oregon's city and county leaders are scrambling to understand how electricity supplies will be affected by power-hogging indoor marijuana growers after recreational pot becomes legal in the state.
Ten years after The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians regained the 43 acres located near Charleston known as Coos Head, the area has reached a point where it is 80 percent cleaned up from the various contaminants left behind.
Energy | Environment | Communities | Water | Land | Land useOPB | Feb. 12, 2015 8 p.m. | ASHLAND, Ore.
The Environmental Protection Agency weighs in as the public comment period for proposed LNG export terminal in Coos Bay comes to a close.
Teachers | Environment | Education | Science | CommunitiesOPB | Feb. 10, 2015 4:15 p.m. | COOS BAY, Ore.
Students in Coos Bay, Oregon, are building a large-scale model boat they will track as it travels on Pacific Ocean currents from the equator.
News | Forestry | Communities | Environment | Land | Fish & Wildlife | localCapital Press | Feb. 4, 2015 3:12 p.m.
A challenge to Oregon's right to farm law was omitted from a newly revised lawsuit over pesticides, but its constitutionality may still be questioned during litigation.
Residents of Coos and Douglas counties are hoping to challenge fossil fuel development by asserting local decision-making rights.
Off-road enthusiasts and environmentalists are both skeptical of a Forest Service plan for motorized vehicles at the Oregon Dunes.
For the first time, the EPA and NOAA have given a stamp of disapproval to a state coastal pollution plan - and Oregon is the offender.
A new marine museum and aquarium is set to open in the small fishing town of Charleston on the southern Oregon Coast.
News | Business | CommunitiesAP | Jan. 27, 2015 11:22 a.m.
American Indian tribes wrestling with whether to legalize marijuana have scheduled a national conference on the topic next month in Washington state.