Tagged: Eastern Oregon

Oregon Man To Cross The Country On Horseback

OPB |Dec. 17, 2013 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Sam Hopkins-Hubbard is taking a leave from his job as city councilor in Milton-Freewater to get himself — and his horses — prepared to ride across America.

FDA Regulations Worry Onion Farmers

Aug. 12, 2013 12:40 p.m.

The Federal Food and Drug Administration has proposed new safety rules that would, among other things, regulate irrigation water standards for crops.

Our Town Eastern Oregon

Dec. 27, 2012 12:06 p.m.

As our Our Town tour of Oregon continues we head east to Monument, Baker City and Ontario.

Coming Out in Rural Regions

May 17, 2012 9 a.m.

We're talking to country music star Chely Wright about coming out as a lesbian. We'll also check in on the climate for gays and lesbians coming out in rural Oregon.

Our Town: Lakeview

May 04, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The next stop in our Our Town series is Lakeview, OR.

Closing Forest Roads

April 04, 2012 9:40 a.m.

A new forest management plan would restrict access to thousands of miles of roads and trails in the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest.

Our Town: Monument

Jan. 27, 2012 9:06 a.m.

In the next installment of the "Our Town" series, we'll hear about life in the small southeastern Oregon town of Monument on the John Day River.

Local Law Enforcement

Nov. 04, 2011 9:20 a.m.

The city of Elgin is operating without local law enforcement since their chief and one remaining officer resigned. What's next for Elgin?

Wolf Update

Sept. 29, 2011 9:25 a.m.

Wolves are back in the news because of livestock deaths and a controversial kill order on the alpha male for one of Oregon's three wolf packs.

Oregon Troops Come Home

Sept. 13, 2011 9:06 a.m.

An Oregon National Guard unit returns this month from a one year tour of duty in Iraq. What is it like for them to come back to civilian life?

Police in Elgin

Aug. 17, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Earlier this month a man was fatally shot by a police officer in Elgin. Now some members of the community want to know: do they really need a police department?

Hermiston Tops Pendleton

April 25, 2011 9:45 a.m.

Hermiston has earned the distinction of Eastern Oregon's largest city, according to 2010 Census reports. The city beat out Pendleton by 133 people, posing the question, does size matter?

Revisiting the Rajneeshees

April 21, 2011 9:20 a.m.

Twenty-five years after the collapse of the Rajneesh commune in Eastern Oregon, we'll talk to the Oregonian reporter who followed the story then and now.

Legislating Wolves

April 05, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Oregon ranchers want to see changes to state laws that protect wolves.

Standoff in Stanfield

April 04, 2011 9:30 a.m.

The Pilot Travel Center in Stanfield is threatening to close if the Eastern Oregon city doesn't repeal its gas tax.

Candidate Conversation: Chris Dudley

Oct. 21, 2010 9 a.m.

What do you want to know from gubernatorial candidate, Chris Dudley?

Live from Enterprise: Fishtrap

July 21, 2010 9 a.m.

Eastern Oregon authors Bette Husted and Pamela Steele on place, class, teaching, and the Fishtrap writers gathering.

Keeping Track of Cows

April 15, 2010 9 a.m.

What's the best way to determine who owns a cow?

No Place to Call Home: Tent City

Nov. 26, 2009 9 a.m.

The next installment in our No Place to Call Home series will take us to a tent city in Portland.

Future of Public Higher Ed

Sept. 29, 2009 9 a.m.

What should Oregon's public higher education system look like in the future?

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