Transportation | News | local | PoliticsThe Columbian | Feb. 28, 2017 2:08 p.m.
Former Washington state Sen. Don Benton, now with the Trump administration, expressed disapproval of their efforts to revive conversations about the bridge.
A lawsuit filed by salmon advocates calls for the Environmental Protection Agency to pick up where it left off in 2003 in considering steps to lower temperatures in the Columbia and Snake rivers.
Transportation | News | local | PoliticsOPB | Feb. 12, 2017 8:30 a.m. | Portland
It’s been almost three years since Oregon legislators walked away from a controversial project aimed at replacing the Interstate 5 bridge between Portland and Vancouver.
President Donald Trump has promised to revitalize America's aging roads, bridges, railways and airports, but a plan put forward by his economic advisers relies on a transportation financing scheme that hasn't been tried before and comes with significant risks.
Transportation | News | localOPB | Feb. 6, 2017 5:15 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
A joint House and Senate panel of the Oregon legislature is getting down to work this month on crafting a massive transportation funding package.
Transportation | News | Business | local | PoliticsAP | Feb. 6, 2017 7:08 a.m. | Bend, Oregon
Residents in rural Oregon counties may have to get used to pumping their own gas, as lawmakers are considering expanding the availability of self-service gas stations.
In a new report, the Oregon Global Warming Commission says the state is not expected to come within striking distance of its 2020 or 2050 goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
History | Communities | Transportation | World | Politics | News | Family | NationOPB | Jan. 29, 2017 7:10 p.m.
Noor Hilmi's family fled Iraq after her brother was kidnapped. Now they're refugees in Portland. They're also one of many families thrust into confusion by President Trump's travel ban.
Transportation | Water | Energy | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | Jan. 24, 2017 3:30 p.m. | Portland
Democrats in the Washington Legislature are looking to bolster the state’s oil spill prevention efforts.
Environment | Transportation | NW Life | News | Economy | NationAP | Jan. 23, 2017 1:05 p.m.
Three groups are seeking to oppose Union Pacific Railroad's lawsuit involving a proposed rail expansion along the Columbia River Gorge where a crude oil train derailed last June.