The Oregon Department of Transportation says it will spend $8 million more than originally planned to finish rebuilding the Salt Creek Tunnel on Highway 58 east of Oakridge.
The Coast Guard says it has revoked the inspection certificate for a Salem-based sternwheeler vessel that operates on the Willamette River because the Willamette Queen's owners have not completed an out-of-water hull examination.
Energy | Transportation | News | BusinessAP | March 2, 2015 10:17 a.m.
A coalition of environmental groups says it's planning to sue to stop Royal Dutch Shell PLC from use Seattle's waterfront as a homeport for its Arctic oil drilling fleet.
U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer and the Quileute Indian tribe are upset about delays in a dredging project at La Push, on the Olympic Peninsula coast, and they want the Oregon-based contractor held responsible.
Water | Transportation | NewsAP | Feb. 27, 2015 9:53 a.m.
Dredging work in the Snake and Clearwater rivers near the Idaho and Washington state border to aid barge traffic is finished.
With ports getting back to normal after a labor agreement, more Washington apples are now being shipped to Asia.
Transportation | News | Energy | PoliticsAP | Feb. 27, 2015 7:23 a.m.
President Barack Obama said the federal government plans to strengthen regulations regarding oil train safety.