local | Politics | News | TransportationAP | Feb. 10, 2016 5:08 p.m. | Portland
A judge sentenced George Levey to 15 months in federal prison after Levey pleaded guilty for his role in bribing a Portland official.
local | Politics | News | TransportationNorthwest News Network | Feb. 5, 2016 3:26 p.m.
The Republican-led Washington state Senate voted not to confirm Peterson three years after she was appointed by Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee.
Water | Transportation | Environment | EnergyOPB | Jan. 29, 2016 10:15 a.m. | Portland
Five different crude-by-rail projects have been proposed in Washington, including what would be the nation’s largest oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver. While the backers of such projects have said current declines won’t affect their plans, some existing operators in Oregon have not fared well in the current market.
local | News | TransportationThe Register-Guard | Jan. 9, 2016 10:58 a.m.
The slide occurred at one of the stretches that had been straightened, and that roadwork may have helped trigger the slide, the state has said.
local | Business | News | TransportationAP | Dec. 16, 2015 3:11 p.m. | Seattle
Executives for the companies and port signed an agreement Wednesday, saying the study will help stimulate production of alternatives to conventional jet fuel.
local | News | Transportation | Climate change | Environment | BusinessOPB | Dec. 14, 2015 4:15 p.m. | Portland
Oregon — along with a group of five countries and seven states — used the Paris climate change conference to set lofty new emission goals.
local | Politics | News | TransportationAP | Dec. 4, 2015 4:02 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The Oregon Department of Transportation says state and local highway funding will increase by 5 percent to $507 million in the first year, with additional hikes over the next four years.