Tagged: Water

Severe Drought Affects Southeastern Oregon

OPB | July 23, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: As the water supply in the Owyhee Valley dries up, the drought's effects will have repercussions throughout the state.

Preventing Drownings In The Northwest

OPB | July 11, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: After several drownings in the Northwest, we'll talk about why they're happening and what can be done to prevent them.

Supreme Court Rulings On Immigration And Drinking Water

OPB | June 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll dig into recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings with our legal expert Lisa McElroy.

Analyzing Election Results

OPB | May 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll get reaction to the May Primary Election with Sarah Mirk and Jim Pasero.

Debating The Water And Sewer Measure

OPB | April 30, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The measure would create a water and sewer district with an elected board not subject to city control.

Justin Hocking's Memoir Is About Surfing, Melville, And More

OPB | Feb. 25, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: In his memoir The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld, Portland author Justin Hocking writes about surfing in New York City, his own obsession with Moby Dick, and more.

Measure To Create Water And Sewer Board Makes The Ballot

OPB | Feb. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland voters will decide in May whether or not to transfer power from city water and sewer bureaus to an independent board.

One Year And Counting With Portland Mayor Charlie Hales

OPB | Jan. 22, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Portland mayor, Charlie Hales, about his accomplishments and challenges to date and his plans for the next three years.

Dam Leak Could Affect Mirror Pond Debate

OPB | Oct. 09, 2013 12:25 p.m.

Water levels in Bend's Mirror Pond are dropping since the Newport Avenue Dam sprung a leak, as the community grapples with how to deal with silt buildup in the iconic pond.

The Unwelcome Mosquitoes Of Bandon Marsh

Aug. 29, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Southern Oregon coastal community looks to U.S. Fish and Wildlife for solutions to a mosquito problem.

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