local | Transportation | NewsOPB | Sept. 22, 2017 5:13 p.m. | Portland
The Oregon Department of Transportation says the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 will likely re-open Saturday.
local | Transportation | NewsOPB | Sept. 21, 2017 4:22 p.m. | Portland
The eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 along the Columbia River Gorge could be open as early as Sunday evening or Monday morning.
local | Environment | NewsStatesman Journal | Sept. 19, 2017 3:10 p.m.
As heavy rain turned to snow in Oregon’s high elevations Tuesday, fire crews prepared to wind down operations on multiple wildfires across the state.
While fire crews are anticipating significant rainfall beginning Saturday evening to help with suppression efforts, they’re concerned for landslides.
After prolonged closures from the Eagle Creek Fire, the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 opened Thursday evening between Hood River and Troutdale.
ODOT officials said Thursday that woes about the closure of Interstate 84 could continue well into this winter.
Hood River County teachers and administrators have been working to keep students in school as firefighters attempt to contain the Eagle Creek Fire.
Many Oregonians have been living in smoky conditions from wildfires for weeks.
Fire containment numbers have increased to 13 percent as about 100 families are allowed to return home.
Some of the most popular hiking trails in the Columbia River Gorge are inside the perimeter of the Eagle Creek wildfire. Officials say that means they’ll be closed for at least six months.
The fire brought together a run of show that included local, state and federal leaders talking about the lessons that can be learned from the fire burning in the Columbia River Gorge.
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., votes against hurricane aid and more because it included an increase in the federal debt limit.
Of all the resources threatened by the Eagle Creek Fire, the Bull Run watershed may be the most critical. It's the drinking water source for about 1-in-4 Oregonians, and it's uniquely vulnerable to a fire.
As big fires batter Oregon, the state's U.S. senators make the case for more federal help.
The Oregon Department of Transportation said Thursday it will keep Interstate 84 closed between Troutdale and Hood River at least through the weekend because of the Eagle Creek Fire.
An Oregon town created by a firework 80 years ago almost burned this week by a wildfire started with a firework.
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.