OPB/EarthFix | Oct. 08, 2015
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announces the state is pursuing clean water rules that match federal recommendations for protecting human health.
OPB/EarthFix | Oct. 07, 2015
New ozone rules from the EPA won't immediately ding Northwest communities, but pollution challenges remain.
OPB/EarthFix | Oct. 05, 2015
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to downgrade the protected status of Columbian white-tailed deer from endangered to threatened.
Technology | Air | Environment | EconomyOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 23, 2015 4:19 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Volkswagen is engulfed in a scandal after admitting to cheating on emissions testing. And that might have Volkswagen owners a little nervous.
The Coast Guard says a diesel spill in the Columbia River is being cleaned up after a cargo ship leaked more than 1,000 gallons of fuel Friday.
The Navy released the final environmental review Friday for its proposed sonar and explosives training practices in waters off the coast of the Northwest.
Oregon fines a helicopter company and suspends its license to spray pesticides after a worker complained of chemical exposure in Douglas County.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has a new plan for bringing back the declining bull trout in five western states. But conservationists say it won't actually restore the fish's population.
Economy | Water | Land use | Communities | Environment | Climate change | Energy | Fish & WildlifeOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 30, 2015 noon | Ashland, Oregon
Federal regulators determine that Jordan Cove can take steps to minimize environmental and safety concerns surrounding the liquefied natural gas export terminal and pipeline.
The Environmental Protection Agency releases new rules requiring better monitoring and control of air emissions from oil refineries, including five operating in Washington.
News | Energy | Business | EnvironmentOPB | Sept. 28, 2015 2:16 p.m.
The Pacific Northwest has served as a key staging ground for Shell's Arctic fleet and for protesters who oppose drilling there.