Your friends say swimming in the Willamette around Portland is disgusting. Are they right?
At one time, much of the timber industry relied on rivers to move trees out of Oregon's forests.
Other federal agencies are starting to talk about the marijuana industry's finances.
Agriculture | News | localStatesman Journal | July 31, 2015 2:38 p.m. | Stayton, Oregon
This year’s growing season spots much more sunlight and significantly less water than normal.
News | local | Politics | Political ChatOPB | July 31, 2015 11:55 a.m.
Lots of political bean-bags are in the air, and our political experts are ready to juggle. OPB political analyst Bill Lunch and Oregonian senior political reporter Jeff Mapes joined Morning Edition producer Casey Negreiff to discuss the week's events.
The danger from toxic blue-green algae could extend beyond the shores of Upper Klamath and Agency lakes, Lake Ewauna and the Link and Klamath rivers to Keno Dam.
Moody's Investors Service says Gov. Kate Brown's drought declarations in 23 Oregon counties should help maintain credit ratings for local governments.