NW Life | local | Environment | NewsDaily Astorian | Sept. 24, 2017 10:09 a.m.
“I saw a problem that I didn’t feel anyone else was doing anything about,” said Raymond Furr.
local | Environment | NewsThe Register-Guard | Sept. 24, 2017 8:58 a.m.
The Oregon Department of Transportation closes the road — Highway 242 — every winter when snowdrifts build up. Officials say it's unlikely it will reopen before it starts snowing this winter.
A decision from the Oregon Supreme Court has saved Portland’s Arts Education and Access fund — at least for the moment. Can it survive its own structural flaws?
Members of an official Oregon State Penitentiary-sanctioned Asian Pacific Family Club will work on building what would be the first solar-powered healing garden inside a U.S. prison.
World | Environment | NewsAP | Sept. 19, 2017 12:16 p.m. | Mexico City
Tuesday's magnitude-7.1 quake struck on the 32nd anniversary of the 1985 earthquake that killed thousands. Just hours earlier, people around Mexico had held earthquake drills to mark the date.
local | Environment | News | WaterStatesman Journal | Sept. 16, 2017 11:46 a.m.
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is investigating a possible contamination of Glen Creek after dead fish were found floating in the water Friday.
This year’s intense wildfire season in Oregon has reignited a long-simmering debate at the state Capitol: how to manage forests in a way that doesn’t lead to infernos.
The Justice Department says it will take President Donald Trump's much-litigated travel ban to the Supreme Court once more. It comes after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday rejected the administration's limited view of who is allowed into the U.S. under the president's travel ban.
local | Health | Arts | Think Out LoudOPB | Sept. 7, 2017 3:23 p.m. | Portland
Portland tattooer Mary Jane Haake specializes in tattooing nipples and areolas onto breast cancer patients who've had mastectomies.
local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Sept. 7, 2017 noon
We talk with a political reporter for "The Guardian" covering right-wing rallies, OPB's Aaron Scott previews the TBA arts festival, and Oregon retirees share stories about their lives after work.
local | Environment | NewsOPB | Sept. 6, 2017 3:51 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
Wildfires have consumed more than a half-million acres in Oregon so far this year.
local | Sports | Recreation | NewsAP | Sept. 3, 2017 10:25 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon
The Willie Taggart era at Oregon got off to a fast start with Tony Brooks-James' 100-yard touchdown return on the opening kickoff against Southern Utah. Fitting for a team that's (still) known for speed.
local | Business | Fish & Wildlife | News | Politics | EnvironmentNorthwest News Network | Aug. 30, 2017 7 a.m.
After 50 years, Washington's Department of Fish and Wildlife will no longer operate the Wells Hatchery on the Columbia River near Pateros.
More than 90 percent of Oregon school districts were still significantly below state benchmarks for required physical education in 2015-16.
local | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | News | AnimalsCapital Press | Aug. 27, 2017 9:26 a.m.
Oregon wildlife officials killed a fourth member of the Harl Butte wolf pack Aug. 25, a day after authorizing the killing of two wolves from the Meacham pack following a series of attacks on cattle this month.
local | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | News | AnimalsAP | Aug. 27, 2017 9:09 a.m. | Spokane, Washington
Officials in Washington state have authorized the killing of one or more members of a wolf pack in the northeast corner of the state following attacks on cattle.