The Columbia River Gorge town of Cascade Locks is under evacuation notices due to the nearby Eagle Creek Fire, which is just 1/2 mile away. On Sunday, crews rescued hikers stranded in the Gorge overnight.
Water | Politics | Environment | News | localOPB | May 26, 2016 3:15 p.m. | Portland
Leaders in the Columbia River Gorge community of Cascade Locks have spent more than eight years trying to convince Nestle to build a bottling plant there. They say a recent overwhelming public vote against the plant is just the latest step – and hope a strange quirk in Oregon law helps their case.