There’s no lack of sun east of Washington’s Cascade Mountains. That bright sunlight may soon help get a new distillery off the ground.
KUOW | Jan. 23, 2015 1 a.m.
Two leading Washington state senators - a Republican and a Democrat - sit down to talk climate change, baby goats and Santa Claus.
Daily Astorian | Jan. 23, 2015 12:15 p.m.
The worst of the sea star wasting disease epidemic that decimated sea star populations along the West Coast during the past 19 months appears to be over at Haystack Rock — at least for now.
OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 4:39 p.m.
Environmental groups want stronger rules for spraying herbicides on Oregon forests.
OPB |Jan. 22, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Hillsboro-based Clean Water Services has asked the state of Oregon for permission to turn its purified wastewater into beer.
OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 5:23 p.m.
In his State of the Union speech, President Barack Obama argued the United States should act forcefully to combat climate change – and not just for the sake of the planet.
OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 11:48 a.m.
Southern Oregon hopes to attract more than just tourists now that Ashland has held up its end of the deal in becoming the state's second Bee City, USA.
OPB |Jan. 20, 2015 4:45 p.m.
A Portland start-up has tapped the city's water pipes as a new source of renewable hydropower that doesn't disrupt fish migration or stream flows.
KUOW |Jan. 20, 2015 1:15 p.m.
The largest container terminal in the Northwest will pay a fine and reduce the amount of polluted runoff it discharges into Puget Sound.
KUOW |Jan. 20, 2015 10:02 a.m.
A new study, based on data collected by birders around Puget Sound, shows an increase in some key seabird species.
OPB |Jan. 20, 2015 6:45 a.m.
If you’ve hiked anywhere in the Northwest, there’s a good chance you’ve seen an illegal trail.
Northwest Public Radio |Jan. 16, 2015 3:56 p.m.
Last year was the hottest year on record, according to data released Friday by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
OPB |Jan. 16, 2015 2:09 p.m.
A coyote hunting contest scheduled in Burns this weekend has drawn criticism from wildlife advocates.