Oregon fish and wildlife officials are considering a revised Wolf Management Plan that would set the course for endangered gray wolves for the next half decade.
Land use | News | Agriculture | Economy | Environment | localCapital Press | April 4, 2017 3:21 p.m. | Eagle Point, Oregon
With the federal government nearly doubling the monument's size, the ranching and timber industries in southern Oregon are bracing for the worst.
Seattle approves legal injection sites for heroin users. The Umatilla County Sheriff is taking care of 200 neglected cows. And we talk to the Gresham Mayor who has been in office for 11 years.
Supporters of the armed occupation of an Oregon wildlife refuge protested in Portland on Saturday, March 5. Organizers tried to sell the so-called patriot movement on other activist groups.
Federal Magistrate Judge Janice M. Stewart approved an order to send embattled rancher Cliven Bundy back to Nevada to face a 16-count indictment.
The measure that would allow law enforcement officers involved in fatal shootings to ask a court to shield their name for 90 days. The bill is designed to protect the officer who killed LaVoy Finicum.
Many, including supporters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation, have invoked LaVoy Finicum's killing as a reason to continue a movement. But it's unclear what that movement has become.
Andy and Vena Dunbar have spent the past six days living within a no man’s land inside the FBI checkpoints that now surround the refuge headquarters.
OPB has obtained a video of Lisa Bundy speaking to Ammon Bundy. In the video, he asks the remaining militants to give up their standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
A rancher from New Mexico signed a letter Saturday telling the federal government he will no longer honor his grazing contract.
Militant spokesman tells OPB the group will occupy the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge as long as FBI presence continues in Harney County.
Water | NW Life | Fish & Wildlife | News | Economy | Animals | Recreation | Politics | Election | Environment | An Occupation In Eastern OregonOPB | Jan. 19, 2016 3:45 p.m. | Portland
Oregonians across the state braved a soggy afternoon Tuesday to protest the occupation of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge.
Land | Land use | News | Economy | Nation | Environment | Politics | local | An Occupation In Eastern OregonOPB | Jan. 13, 2016 2:36 p.m.
Congressman Greg Walden says the armed takeover of federal buildings in Harney County is illegal, but he also says much of the country doesn't understand the legitimate frustration many of his rural constituents feel.
Experts say better data on ecosystem health would be a step to restoring trust between federal agencies and the ranchers and who lease public land.
Dwight Lincoln Hammond, 73, and his son, Steven Dwight Hammond, 46, were sentenced on Oct. 7 to five years in prison for illegally setting fires on U.S. Bureau of Land Management property near Diamond, Ore.
The U.S. Interior Department announced its decision this week that the greater sage grouse does not need to be protected under the Endangered Species Act.