local | Recreation | NW Life | EnvironmentAP | May 28, 2017 11:18 a.m. | Bend, Oregon
Oregon State Parks will be open and free to the public June 3 in celebration of State Parks Day.
local | Recreation | NewsStatesman Journal | May 15, 2017 11:43 a.m.
Parks officials have considered building a campground at Fogarty Creek State Recreation for decades but never got final approval. Now they're taking another crack at it.
local | Recreation | Environment | NewsDaily Astorian | May 8, 2017 12:06 p.m. | Cannon Beach, Oregon
Erosion, winter storms and landslides have shut down Ecola State Park multiple times and cut a popular trail in two in the past year and a half.
The Portland Police Bureau is asking homeowners and businesses with security cameras to register them — so cops can quickly investigate crimes.
On Aug. 21, not long after the clock strikes 10 a.m. on the central Oregon Coast, the moon will blot out the sun, briefly turning day into night and warmth into coolness.
local | Recreation | NW Life | EnvironmentStatesman Journal | March 18, 2017 8:29 p.m.
The number of Oregon state park rangers hasn’t changed much the past decade, officials said, leading to challenges in keeping parks clean and facilities up to date.
local | Environment | NewsStatesman Journal | March 5, 2017 9:40 a.m.
For the fourth year in a row, Oregon’s state park system attracted a record number of visitors.
local | Recreation | Environment | NewsStatesman Journal | Jan. 20, 2017 8:21 a.m.
A sharp increase in visitors, which have almost doubled since 2010, has stretched the park to capacity. An update to the park's master plan will guide decisions into the future.
local | NW Life | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Sept. 6, 2016 noon
We're exploring a variety of topics this hour: the collapse of a scenic Oregon cliff; how officers are confronting gang violence and homelessness in Portland; tribal reaction to a fossil fuel infrastructure; and school bus driving.
Animals | local | News | Environment | NationAP | Aug. 28, 2016 9:20 a.m. | Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
From Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains to the Grand Canyon of Arizona, major parks are grappling with illegal camping, vandalism, theft of resources, wildlife harassment and other visitor misbehavior.
local | NW Life | Environment | NewsNorthwest News Network | Aug. 2, 2016 10:09 a.m.
National parks will offer free admission on the final weekend of August in honor of the 100th birthday of the National Park Service.
Portland area voters will be asked Nov. 8 to extend a tax levy to carry on the work called for in a regional parks and nature system plan.
A teacher at Rosa Parks Elementary School is teaching two Somali languages so children from different Somali communities can better learn what their parents and relatives speak.