OPB | Sept. 14, 2015
Unlike the Rust Belt or the Corn Belt, the population of Oregon's Timber Belt is actually stable.
OPB | May 15, 2015
We travel to financially-troubled Josephine County — where sheriff's deputies patrol only 10 hours a day — to hear about life in a region with limited law enforcement.
OPB | Dec. 05, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2014
FRIDAY: Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) is hoping to pass legislation to increase logging in public forests and manage water in the Klamath Basin before the end of the year.
OPB | July 08, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll discuss the resignation of Curry County Sheriff John Bishop.
OPB | March 07, 2014
FRIDAY: The Portland Timbers play their first official game of the 2014 season against the Philadelphia Union at Providence Park this Saturday.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2013
THURSDAY: After a successful season, the Portland Timbers will face the Seattle Sounders in the MLS playoffs on Saturday.
OPB | Aug. 21, 2013
What do stakeholders on O&C lands think of the proposal by Representatives DeFazio, Schrader, and Walden to increase logging?
OPB | Aug. 01, 2013
We take a look at the 2013 Portland Timbers season as they prepare for their final playoff push.
OPB | July 24, 2013
U.S. Fish and Wildlife just announced it will kill barred owls in four experimental areas in an effort to save spotted owls.
OPB | June 06, 2013
Governor John Kitzhaber is talking about imposing a temporary income tax or even mobilizing the National Guard in cash-strapped timber counties.
OPB | June 03, 2013
Citizens in Josephine County have started a Facebook page to monitor and catch criminals.
OPB | May 02, 2013
The Oregon House just passed two bills that would restrict protests that aim to block logging operations on state forest lands.
OPB | April 10, 2013
Should Oregon counties be able to levy their own cigarette taxes?
OPB | April 10, 2013
We'll spend some time with the governor checking in about some hot topics in the legislature right now.
OPB | Aug. 21, 2012
Warrants are piling up in cash-strapped Josephine County, where defendants are skipping their scheduled appearances in court.
OPB | June 18, 2012
We'll check in with Curry county which — like many timber-dependent counties — appears to be on the brink of financial disaster — and we'll talk with the Oregon Secretary of State about the health of all 36 counties.
OPB | March 09, 2012
We'll get the latest on the plans to extend federal timber payments and the idea of a local sales tax to shore up the budget in Curry County.