Effort Underway To Preserve Wallowa Lake Moraine

AP |Oct. 20, 2014 1:44 p.m.

An effort is underway in northeastern Oregon to preserve a prominent part of one of the state's premier camping, tourist and scenic areas — the east moraine along Wallowa Lake.

Moms For And Against Measure 91 Hold Dueling Press Conferences

OPB |Oct. 17, 2014 3:41 p.m.

Mothers campaigned for and against Oregon’s Measure 91 Friday. The measure would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess and sell marijuana under state regulations.

Big Donor Backs Oregon Open Primary Measure

AP |Oct. 17, 2014 1:11 p.m.

The Houston billionaire who has given $1.5 million in support of a ballot measure to change Oregon's primary election system says the proposed format is one of the few solutions to lessening the dysfunction in Washington, D.C.

Psychic Pleads Guilty To Duping Timber Heir

AP |Oct. 15, 2014 2:56 p.m.

An Oregon psychic has pleaded guilty to a complex scheme to defraud a timber family of millions of dollars.

An Endless Search For Housing For Oregon's Working Poor

OPB |Sept. 18, 2014 midnight

In Central Oregon the rental market is especially challenging for low-income workers.

Living On The Line In Oregon's Poorest County

OPB |Sept. 17, 2014 midnight

In newly released Census figures, Oregon's poverty rate is more than 15 percent, the highest on the West Coast. Many of those people are working, but still struggling.

Vancouver School Reopens After 2013 Arson

OPB |Aug. 27, 2014 2:01 p.m.

Hundreds of Vancouver families and students turned out to see the new Crestline Elementary School on Wednesday. The new school is opening nearly 18 months after it was destroyed by arson.

Eugene-Based Software Company Creates Parent-Friendly Work Environment

OPB |July 11, 2014 1 p.m.

Sabrina Parsons, who took over as CEO of Palto Alto Software in 2007, partially attributes the lack of women in high-ranking corporate positions to the little accommodation offered to working mothers.

 

Camas, Wash., Named A Top Town For Families

OPB |July 08, 2014 3:23 p.m.

Quaint and quiet Camas, Washington, is being recognized nationally as one of the best places for families.

President, Photographer, Police Officer, Dad: What Kids In The Class Of 2025 Want To Be When They Grow Up

OPB |June 24, 2014 11:06 a.m.

Members of the Class of 2025 tell OPB what they want to be when they grow up.

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