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.
OPB | Jan. 08, 2014 1:57 p.m.
After nearly a month of dry weather, it's snowing again in parts of Central Oregon.
Chinook Observer | Dec. 24, 2013 5:37 a.m.
The Port of Ilwaco has invested about $470,000 in a newer dredge to keep its marina scoured, but concerns over dredge spoils and a silting channel mean challenges remain.
OPB | Dec. 20, 2013 9:52 a.m.
Federal environmental agencies announced Thursday they may reject Oregon's approach to keeping coastal waterways clean.
OPB | Dec. 11, 2013 3:35 p.m.
Baker City is moving forward with a short-term plan to treat its drinking water for the disease-causing parasite, cryptosporidium. The plan would bridge the gap while a new state-of-the-art ultraviolet treatment plant is completed.