Marcus Mumford was tased by U.S. Marshals on Oct. 27, just after he learned his client, Ammon Bundy, and six others were found not guilty of conspiring to occupy the Oregon wildlife refuge.
A decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to deregulate a genetically modified grass seed has raised concerns about contamination in Oregon’s billion-dollar grass seed industry.
Election | Politics | local | Fish & Wildlife | Nation | News | Land | EnvironmentAP | Jan. 17, 2017 8:17 a.m. | Boise
A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal public lands to states is worrying hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts across the West who fear losing access.
LaVoy Finicum's widow, Jeanette, and their children are planning to hold a meeting later this month to talk about the Constitution, property rights and other issues.
Election | Politics | local | Fish & Wildlife | Land | News | EnvironmentAP | Jan. 4, 2017 7:06 a.m. | Boise
A new wildfire-fighting plan to protect a wide swath of sagebrush country in the Western U.S. that supports cattle ranching and is home to an imperiled bird will likely continue after the Obama administration ends, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Tuesday.
Environment | Fish & Wildlife | local | News | Nation | Land | Climate change | SustainabilityAP | Jan. 1, 2017 11:22 a.m. | Petersham, Massachusetts
Aided by global trade, a warming climate and drought-weakened trees, invasive bugs have become one of the greatest threats to biodiversity in the United States.
Business | Election | Politics | Environment | local | News | NW Life | Nation | Land | Health | History | Water | 2016: The Year In ReviewOPB | Dec. 21, 2016 2:30 p.m. | Portland
OPB looks back at the stories that defined 2016 in Oregon, Southwest Washington and the United States.