Nation | Politics | News

Steve Bannon Contradicts Trump: No Military Solution In North Korea

AP | Aug. 17, 2017 6:28 a.m. | Bridgewater, New Jersey

In an interview with The American Prospect, Bannon tells the liberal publication that the U.S. is losing the economic race against China and talks about purging his rivals from the Defense and State departments.

NW Life | local | News | A Guide To The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017

Portland Eclipse-Chasers Share Tips For 1st-Timers

OPB | Aug. 17, 2017 6:20 a.m. | Portland

From Bolivia to Zimbabwe, Portland couple Larry and Paulette Filz have traveled the world to see 10 total eclipses. Here they share tips for making the most of the Aug. 21 total eclipse. 

Election | Politics | local | News

Phil Knight Donates Half-Million To Knute Buehler's Campaign

OPB | Aug. 16, 2017 4:55 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Nike co-founder Phil Knight made his largest ever donation to an Oregon political race this week.

Energy | Environment | News

NW Scientists Make The Case For Spilling More Water Over Dams

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 16, 2017 4:37 p.m.

On Wednesday, dozens of scientists sent a letter to Northwest lawmakers in Congress. In it, they argue in favor of spilling more water over dams to help fish.

Animals | History | NW Life | News

Mounted Patrol Unit Whinnies A Final Goodbye To Portland

OPB | Aug. 16, 2017 3:44 p.m.

The Mounted Patrol Unit officially retired after 40 years of service.

Water | Health | local | News | A Guide To The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017

OHA To Eclipse Visitors: Beware Of Harmful Algae Blooms In Water

OPB | Aug. 16, 2017 2:24 p.m. | Portland

Eclipse campers might be tempted to find an alternative source for drinking water in lakes or rivers. But the Oregon Health Authority says that's not a good idea.

Animals | Fish & Wildlife | local | Environment | News

Wolves Suspected In Another NE Oregon Livestock Attack

Capital Press | Aug. 16, 2017 1:03 p.m.

Wallowa County rancher Todd Nash said his calf was grazing on a private pasture he leases when the attack occurred.

local | News

Oregon National Guard Heads To Wildfire Near Crater Lake

AP | Aug. 16, 2017 11:30 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

More than 100 members of the Oregon National Guard received refresher wildland firefighting training Tuesday at a site outside of Salem, the state capital.

Business | Election | Politics | News | Nation

Trump Disbands 2 Advisory Councils After String Of Resignations

NPR | Aug. 16, 2017 10:41 a.m.

Eight executives quit President Trump's manufacturing council this week, in the wake of his controversial remarks about white supremacists and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

local | News

'Sexualized Culture' Investigation At WDFW Leads To Firings

Northwest News Network | Aug. 16, 2017 9:36 a.m.

Four Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife employees were fired this month after an investigation found an “extremely sexualized culture” at a fish hatchery on the Columbia River.


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