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Dam Settlement Addresses Oil And Other Pollutants

OPB |Aug. 06, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Army Corps of Engineers has settled a lawsuit brought by Columbia Riverkeeper involving oil and other pollutants from dams. The emissions will now fall under the Clean Water Act.

Environmental Update On Oil Trains, Coal & More

OPB |May 20, 2014 12:15 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll round-up some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.

Environmental Update

OPB |Feb. 27, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.

Culture Club

Jan. 17, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

Exit Interview: Sam Adams

Dec. 18, 2012 12:30 p.m.

We talk with Portland Mayor Sam Adams as he prepares to leave City Hall at the end of the year.

Developing West Hayden Island

Nov. 28, 2012 12:15 p.m.

Mayor Sam Adams wants to make West Hayden Island part of the City of Portland to open it up for industrial development, but others argue this undeveloped land should be maintained as wildlife habitat. 

New Mental Health Center

Nov. 06, 2012 12:06 p.m.

Portland may get a new mental health center in 2013. What would this mean for the city, the police and people with mental illness?

Oregon Sustainability Center Gets The Plug Pulled

Oct. 10, 2012 12:30 p.m.

On Friday Mayor Sam Adams announced that the Oregon Sustainability Center proposal will not be moving forward.

The Future of the Occupy Movement

Nov. 09, 2011 9:30 a.m.

So far, the relationship between Sam Adams and Occupy Portland remains cordial, but will that change in the near future? And what's the future of the broader Occupy movement?

Office of Equity

June 21, 2011 9:12 a.m.

What will the City of Portland's new Office of Equity look like?

Employee Benefits

June 07, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Mayor Sam Adams wants to expand health benefits for city employees to include sex reassignment surgery. How do employers decide what should be covered by their health plans?

Cracking Down on Gun Violence

Sept. 03, 2010 9 a.m.

What's the best way to combat gun violence?

New Police Chief

May 13, 2010 9 a.m.

What will a new chief of police mean for Portland?

Northwest Passages: Kathleen Alcala

July 30, 2009 9 a.m.

Author Kathleen Alcala on borders, families, and writing to free people of cultural and personal restraints.

Special Coverage: Kroger Won't Charge Sam Adams

June 22, 2009 1 p.m.

What's next for Sam Adams now that Attorney General John Kroger won't pursue criminal charges?

State of the City

March 02, 2009 9 a.m.

What is the state of Portland and the surrounding region?

Sam Scandal

Jan. 22, 2009 midnight

What do you think about Sam Adams now?

Primary Conversations: Portland Mayor

April 28, 2008 midnight

What do you want to ask Sam Adams or Sho Dozono?

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