More Job Vacancies For Unemployed Oregonians

OPB |Jan. 14, 2015 12:56 p.m.

Strong economic growth in Oregon means there were about 40 percent more jobs available for unemployed people at the end of last year, than at the same time the year prior.

Flu Season Hits Oregon

OPB |Jan. 08, 2015 12:49 p.m.

Flu season appears to have reached Oregon.

Oregonian In East Timor Will Petition To Get Passport Back, Return Home

OPB |Dec. 29, 2014 11:26 a.m.

The family of an Oregon woman released from prison in East Timor said they’re working to get her passport back so she can return home.

A Good Year, Despite Slow Christmas Sales, At Portland Saturday Market

OPB |Dec. 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.

Oregon has rebounded from the recession, according to economists. But how about the retail sector?

Mt. Bachelor, Near Bend, Opens For Season

OPB |Nov. 24, 2014 6 a.m.

The ski area at Mt. Bachelor near Bend is opening for the season.

Alice, Wildlife Safari's Oldest Elephant, Dies

OPB |Oct. 30, 2014 1:45 p.m.

Alice, the oldest elephant at the Wildlife Safari in Winston, has died at age 44

Oregon Investigators Examine More Reports Of Elder Abuse

OPB |Oct. 29, 2014 3 p.m.

Oregon investigators are finding more cases of elder and disabled abuse, according to a report that state officials released Wednesday.

A 'Good Death' Still Hurts

OPB |Oct. 24, 2014 11:26 a.m.

Health writer and surgeon Atul Gawande's talked about the death of his daughter's music teacher as an example of a "good death" — but that doesn't take away from the loss.

Moms For And Against Measure 91 Hold Dueling Press Conferences

OPB |Oct. 17, 2014 3:41 p.m.

Mothers campaigned for and against Oregon’s Measure 91 Friday. The measure would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess and sell marijuana under state regulations.

Oregon Leads In Unvaccinated Kids

OPB |Oct. 16, 2014 4:09 p.m.

For the second year in a row, Oregon has the highest rate of un-vaccinated kindergarteners in the country.

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