OPB | Dec. 04, 2013 3:09 p.m.
Development near public forests in Oregon and Washington more than doubled over a thirty-year period.
Blue Mountain Eagle | Nov. 13, 2013 1:06 a.m.
State Parks staff is advising the Oregon Parks and Recreation Commission to take the next steps to seal the Bandon Biota-Grouse Mountain Ranch deal, but also to undertake “a good faith effort” to resolve concerns voiced in Grant County.
OPB | Aug. 19, 2013 10:09 a.m.
The Wasco County Sheriff’s Office is telling residents of about 70 homes to be ready to evacuate. That's as a series of wildfires continues to burn in the rolling hills southwest of the Dalles.
OPB | Aug. 16, 2013 2:46 p.m.
Fire crews continued to make progress Friday on a number of large fires burning in Southwest Oregon.
OPB | Aug. 16, 2013 1:32 p.m.
Officials from Umatilla and Morrow counties are weighing what to do with a former storage facility for deadly chemical weapons, according to the Hermiston Herald.
OPB | Aug. 12, 2013 12:01 p.m.
Environmental activists are sitting in trees to protest a planned timber sale in Southern Oregon.
OPB | Aug. 03, 2013 9:17 p.m.
Governor Kitzhaber and both Oregon U.S senators received a briefing Saturday in Glendale on the wildfires burning in Southern Oregon.
OPB | July 18, 2013 3:25 p.m.
House Democrats have selected Oregon's Peter DeFazio as the ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee.
OPB | July 18, 2013 1:16 p.m.
A large wildfire burning in Central Oregon is now 75 percent contained. So far it’s burned more than 500 acres of timber and brush northeast of Prineville.
OPB | July 17, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Northwest firefighters are keeping busy today attending to roughly a dozen new fires sparked by lightning storms.
According to the Northwest Interagency Coordination Center, more than 800 lightning strikes hit Oregon between early yesterday and this morning. Washington had more than 8,000 lightning strikes.