OPB | April 16, 2014 1:42 p.m.
The Portland Water Bureau was forced to shut down one of its Mount Tabor reservoirs early Wednesday. A trespasser urinated into one of the reservoirs.
East Oregonian | April 10, 2014 6:41 a.m.
Wells north of Milton-Freewater are a public health threat, due to fecal contamination, a state inspection found. And the city may be forced to connect water and sewer to the site.
OPB | April 08, 2014 3:46 p.m.
A state advisory board is recommending that Oregon Governor Kitzhaber approve an emergency drought declaration in Jackson County. That request came at a meeting today in Salem of the Oregon Drought Council and the state water availability board.
OPB | March 20, 2014 11:34 a.m.
Jackson County officials are asking Governor John Kitzhaber to approve an emergency drought declaration for the county.
OPB | March 13, 2014 2:27 p.m.
The city of Bend broke ground Thursday on a controversial multimillion dollar overhaul of its surface water system.
OPB | March 10, 2014 3:11 p.m.
A state advisory board is asking Oregon Governor Kitzhaber to approve an emergency drought declaration in Crook County.
OPB | March 03, 2014 3:36 p.m.
Ashland is moving forward with a plan to avoid potential water shortages this summer.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2014 12:23 p.m.
The Portland Water Bureau says recent samples showed some homes with elevated lead levels in the Bull Run Service area.
OPB | Feb. 04, 2014 6:45 a.m.
The National Weather Service predicts a blast of arctic air will move into the region on Wednesday. That front is expected to bring cooler temperatures, but not much moisture.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2014 2:42 p.m.
Parties involved in a fight over the future of Bend’s water supply have agreed to enter settlement talks.