OPB | April 25, 2015
In many rural Oregon counties, the unemployment rate is higher than in metropolitan areas.
OPB | April 24, 2015
The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission launches the process that could lead to the removal of the gray wolf from the state's list of endangered species.
OPB | April 24, 2015
The Oregon Department of Transportation unveiled the statewide road usage charge program, OReGO, Friday. The program is meant to make up for lost gas tax revenue from drivers of fuel-efficient and electric cars.
The Linn County sheriff's office says searchers looking for a missing small plane have found wreckage and a body in the foothills of the Cascade Range.
Usually, the more competitive a market, the lower the price. But that hasn't happened over the last couple of decades for multiple sclerosis drugs.
Oregon U.S. Attorney Amanda Marshall has submitted her letter of resignation Friday.
At one Seattle high school, every student expected to take the test, refused. Superintendent Dorn suspects teachers are part of a "stealth campaign" against the exams.
local | News | Food | OPB News BlogOPB | April 24, 2015 4:15 p.m. | Portland
If you think Portlanders are protective of their beer, just head 45 minutes south and try to critique Salem on its growing brew scene.
On Saturday, the Oregon Office of Emergency Management is supporting the largest statewide emergency communications exercise in the state's history.
Gov. Jay Inslee has signed into law an overhaul of Washington's medical marijuana market that creates a voluntary database of patients and cracks down on unregulated dispensary sales.
Economy | News | Fish & Wildlife | Communities | Land | Environment | Recreation | ForestryOPB | April 24, 2015 2:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
A federal lands agency releases several versions of its latest plan for opening up logging on some of Oregon's public forestland.
The move follows a Multnomah County commission vote this week to merge the city's police force into the county Sheriff's Office. Staffers say the consolidation will allow for 24-hour policing and reduce duplicate positions.