NWNews | Oct. 24, 2016
Sally Jewell has served as secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior for three and a half years. Before that she was CEO of REI.
News | Environment | Politics | localAP | Oct. 23, 2016 9:35 a.m. | Longview, Washington
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is taking comments on its draft environmental review of the project at a public hearing in Longview, Monday.
The Cowlitz Indian Tribe has stepped up its opposition to a proposed coal terminal in Longview, Washington, saying state and federal officials have underestimated the environmental risks and ignored the tribe.
The jury was struggling to reach a verdict in the trial of Ammon and Ryan Bundy and five other people in connection with the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon.
Science | Business | Nation | Health | EnvironmentNPR | Oct. 26, 2016 12:04 p.m.
Residents affected by a leak of coal-washing chemical into the Elk River reached a deal with a chemical company. A class action suit against a water company was set to move forward in federal court.
Politics | local | Parents | Education | News | Election | Environment | Election 2016AP | Oct. 26, 2016 7:38 a.m. | Mount Hood National Forest
Backers of a statewide ballot measure want to use a slice of lottery proceeds to guarantee a week of Outdoor School for all children.
News | Environment | Land use | localStatesman Journal | Oct. 26, 2016 6:59 a.m.
The board has put a $220.8 million price tag on the 82,500-acre, state-owned property near Coos Bay, and won’t accept bids over that amount.
News | Election | Environment | Politics | local | Election 2016OPB | Oct. 25, 2016 6:45 p.m. | Wilsonville, Oregon
The race for Clackamas County chair turns on how the region should grow, including the future of a swath of land at the southern end of the county.
The Oregon Health Authority says levels of airborne heavy metals near Bullseye Glass are 98 percent lower than when they were first measured last year.
News | Environment | local | EnergyNorthwest News Network | Oct. 24, 2016 7:30 p.m.
The Columbia Generating Station outside Richland, Washington, is the Northwest’s only nuclear power plant. Now, the federal government is auditing the plant to make sure it could weather flooding.