East Oregonian: Inmate Shot And Killed By Corrections Officer

An Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution inmate was shot and killed by a correctional officer Friday morning.

Matsutake Mushroom Season Gets Underway

OPB |Sept. 01, 2014 4:21 p.m.

Matsutake mushroom season gets underway Tuesday in several national forests: the Willamette, Umpqua, Deschutes and Freemont-Winema National Forests.

Interstate 84 Shut Down After Police Shoot And Injure Suspect Threatening Drivers

OPB |Sept. 01, 2014 1:11 p.m.

A police officer shot and injured a man on Interstate 84 after callers reported he was pointing a gun at passing cars and trying to carjack drivers.

Deschutes County Requests Air Quality Exemption For Prescribed Burns

OPB |Sept. 01, 2014 8:17 a.m.

Deschutes County has asked the state to consider increasing the amount of smoke allowed in the air during prescribed fire burns.

'Canticle' Explores Veterans' Experiences Through Opera

OPB |Sept. 01, 2014 5 a.m.

A new contemporary opera, The Canticle of the Black Madonna, takes the stage in Portland this weekend.

Judge: DOJ Settlement Agreement With Portland PD 'Fair'

OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 12:47 p.m.

District Court Judge Michael Simon accepted a package of police reforms Friday in a settlement between the city of Portland and the federal government.

'One Tough Mother' Puts An End To Donation Rumors

OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 11:54 a.m.

That anonymous $100 million donation to the Knight Cancer Institute earlier this summer couldn't stay secret for long.

Political Chat: Shoe Drops, Goldilocks And Gay Marriage

OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 11:32 a.m.

The other shoe has dropped in the ongoing legal fight that the Cover Oregon debacle. The issue of gay marriage emerges again in court and a Goldilocks forecast on Oregon's economy.

Top Labor Day Activities In 4 Oregon Cities

OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 10:19 a.m.

Whether you're staying close to home or venturing out this holiday weekend, there's a lot going on throughout the state. And with moderate weather (finally), you really have no excuse to stay in.

Fresh Paint Provides Clean Slate for Reynolds Students

OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 9:48 a.m.

When Reynolds High School students returned from summer vacation Tuesday, some may not have recognized the interior of the school’s athletic building

Top Stories: Jesse Helt Turns Himself Into Polk County Jail, Smoke Causes Poor Air Quality In Bend

OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 8:30 a.m.

Headlines for Friday, Aug. 29: The homeless man who accepted Miley Cyrus' VMA turned himself into Polk County jail, wildfire smoke in Bend is causing poor air quality, Portland's temperatures this summer match the hottest summer since 2009, and more.

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