OPB | April 10, 2013 11:39 a.m.
The row over the title of world's smallest park jumped to another level Tuesday night as Portland's title-holding park came under fire from a town in the United Kingdom.
OPB | April 08, 2013 1:48 p.m.
An advocates of the smallest park in the United Kingdom is challenging Portland's claim to the world's smallest park title, calling it "a glorified flower pot" unworthy of park status.
OPB | April 03, 2013 5:14 p.m.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Portland-based Oil Re-Refining Company to dispose of 150,000 gallons of PCB-contaminated oil or face a $450,000 penalty.
OPB | March 29, 2013 6:30 a.m.
Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler is asking the U.S. Forest Service to consider converting some forest roads into trails in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
AP | March 20, 2013 12:09 p.m.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with timber interests in a dispute over the regulation of runoff from logging roads in western forests.
OPB | March 11, 2013 7:55 a.m.
Northwest public radio's longtime Hanford reporter Anna King explains what we know so far about leaking radioactive waste tanks at the Hanford Site and how they fit into the Department of Energy's massive nuclear waste clean-up project.
OPB | March 06, 2013 1:57 p.m.
The only tree in Portland's Mill Ends Park – the smallest city park in the world – was apparently stolen. It was replaced with a Douglas fir sapling Wednesday afternoon.
AP | Feb. 25, 2013 1:40 p.m.
The Oregon House has approved $450 million in bonds to help pay for a new Interstate 5 bridge connecting Portland and Vancouver across the Columbia River.
AP | Feb. 25, 2013 1:36 p.m.
Oregon environmental regulators have approved the cleanup done by a bullet and ammunition manufacturer whose factory was damaged in a 2010 explosion.
OPB | Feb. 18, 2013 1:32 p.m.
The federal Department of Transportation is funding two Northwest projects that will improve access to parks and recreation areas