Oregon and Washington have joined 26 states and cities in suing the Trump administration over a new rule that weakens emission standards for cars and trucks.
Umatilla County residents and the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation have received more than $3 million in disaster assistance funds.
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Researchers offer a solution to a common problem that arises when using radiocarbon dating to determine the past activity of faults.
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Mountain rescue crews were busy this Memorial Day weekend after being dispatched twice to save stranded climbers on Mount Hood.
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Portland’s independent city auditor is calling into question purchases made by the city’s park rangers, including a $623 Thai food order and a $113 hat.
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If you decide to go for a hike this weekend, be safe and responsible – that’s the message from state and federal officials. For other counties trying to reduce the number of COVID-19 cases in their borders, the message is: don’t come here.
It's easy to feel powerless against looming challenges we cannot control — like climate change. So what should we do? Political strategist Tom Rivett-Carnac says the power is in our mindset.
For some youth, being part of the solution means focusing their entire lives on the climate crisis. For Xiye Bastida, a 17-year-old climate justice activist, there is no hope without action.
Federal forecasters expect 3 to 6 major hurricanes during the 2020 hurricane season, which runs from June 1 to November 1. Rising seas and a warmer climate make storms of all sizes more damaging.