Bryan M. Vance
Bryan M. Vance is a daily digital producer at Oregon Public Broadcasting.
Previously, Bryan was a digital producer for The Greenville News in South Carolina and The Asheville Citizen-Times in North Carolina. He also worked with Vox Media's SB Nation in a variety of roles for several years.
Bryan graduated from Ohio University with a degree in journalism and a degree in electronic media production.
When he's not at work, Bryan is spending time with his dog, Thor, and taking photos or cooking.
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In 1933, with its only bank closed and the country in the midst of the Great Depression, the Oregon shipbuilding and timber city of North Bend turned to a local resource to keep its economy afloat.
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Though Monday starts out below freezing, the National Weather Service forecast for the day calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the upper 30s.
After Goat Yoga rose to internet fame, its Oregon founder has tried to turn the viral sensation into a sustainable business.
The Eagle Creek Fire remains the nation's top firefighting priority and is burning more than 33,000 acres in Oregon's Columbia River Gorge.
The human-caused Eagle Creek Fire, which exploded in growth Monday evening and jumped the Columbia River Gorge early Tuesday, continues to grow.
With wildfire smoke in the air around Oregon, the state Department of Environmental Quality and public health officials are urging residents to take precautions.
Fire officials confirmed Tuesday morning that the growing Eagle Creek Fire jumped the Columbia River Gorge. Interstate 84 from Troutdale to Hood River remains closed.
With temperatures soaring and wildfires blazing along the Columbia River Gorge, many area districts announced closures or early dismissals on Tuesday.
The Columbia River Gorge town of Cascade Locks is under evacuation notices due to the nearby Eagle Creek Fire, which is just 1/2 mile away. On Sunday, crews rescued hikers stranded in the Gorge overnight.
Mostly clear skies are in the forecast across Oregon Monday morning for the total solar eclipse event. But cloud cover on the coast could be an issue.
A few hundred people gathered at the steps of Portland City Hall Sunday evening for a vigil and rally in response to the events in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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After nearly 60 dry, hot days without a single drop of liquid sunshine, Portland-area residents were greeted with the familiar feeling of a pleasant drizzle early Sunday morning.
Pickathon artists and fans took on the Northwest heatwave with a jam-packed day of shows. See photos and reviews of Deer Tick, Charles Bradley, Big Thief, the Last Artful, Dodgr and more.