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 | News | ForestryNorthwest News Network | Sept. 21, 2017 7:30 a.m.
Geologists for the state of Oregon are warning of the risk of major landslides in parts of the Columbia River Gorge that were hit by wildfires this year.
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.
local | Environment | NewsOPB | Sept. 18, 2017 11:03 a.m.
With cooler temperatures and rain hitting the Northwest, some firefighters are now headed home.
While fire crews are anticipating significant rainfall beginning Saturday evening to help with suppression efforts, they’re concerned for landslides.
Oregon lawmakers are returning to the Capitol for a three-day flurry of meetings. It’s the first round of Legislative Days since the 2017 session adjourned July 7.
Officials lifted all level 3 evacuation levels in the Brookings and Illinois River Road area, allowing more than 4,000 people displaced to return home.
local | Environment | NewsOPB | Sept. 15, 2017 9:57 a.m. | Portland
The region could see as much as an inch of rain between Sunday and Tuesday.
After prolonged closures from the Eagle Creek Fire, the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 opened Thursday evening between Hood River and Troutdale.
Politics | Climate change | Environment | Sustainability | local | Communities | News | ForestryJefferson Public Radio | Sept. 14, 2017 5:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Conservatives are arguing that if loggers had been allowed to cut more trees, we wouldn’t be having all these fires. But scientists say it's not that simple.
The Forest Service has spent more than $2 billion battling forest fires around the country — a new record as wildfires blacken the American West in one of the nation's worst fire seasons.
The Marion County Sheriff's Office issued the highest level evacuation order for the Breitenbush Community, north of Detroit, on Thursday afternoon.
ODOT officials said Thursday that woes about the closure of Interstate 84 could continue well into this winter.
local | Environment | NewsStatesman Journal | Sept. 14, 2017 10:09 a.m.
While the nation's top priority fire blazes in the Columbia River Gorge, open field burning rolls on as usual in the Willamette Valley.
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.