OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 8, 2017
Fires, earthquakes and hurricanes ... we hear about a different potential disaster: Portland's old levee system. Also, we learn about a group that helps people get rid of tattoos, and we get analysis from our news roundtable.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 17, 2014
MONDAY: It may seem counterintuitive, but Oregonians are on the lookout for flooding, even as the Governor declares a drought emergency in four counties.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 23, 2013
WEDNESDAY: Residents in Oregon and Washington have had mixed reactions to new flood plain maps that could dramatically change their flood insurance rates.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 1, 2012
David Montgomery's new book examines the story of how geology and religion parted ways.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 21, 2012
The city of Vernonia has completely rebuilt its schools after a 2007 flood wreaked havoc on the district.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 20, 2012
Western Oregon felt cold temperatures and got some snow earlier this week, and now is facing heavy rain and flooding.
OPB | Broadcast: June 8, 2011
Unless you work on the water, it's easy to ignore gradual changes in river levels. But as several rivers in Oregon approach and exceed flood stage, some people are starting to take notice.