Uncategorized | Environment

That Atlantic Salmon Farm Was On Its Last Legs — And Washington State Knew It

An aquaculture firm and state regulators knew its floating salmon farm was "nearing the end of serviceable life" before it failed, allowing about 162,000 non-native fish into Puget Sound and beyond.

Communities | Family | Arts | Uncategorized

Oregon Rainbow Gathering: Bliss For Campers, Headache For Forest Service

This year’s national event south of John Day in Oregon drew 13,120 campers — almost double the entire population of Grant County — much to the dismay of the Forest Service.

Communities | Nation | News | Uncategorized

Storm Causes Treacherous Roads In Portland, Columbia Gorge

Freezing rain has caused many crashes in the Portland area, including a big wreck on Interstate 5 that took hours to untangle and an accident on Interstate 84 that sent a semi down an embankment.

Nation | News | Uncategorized

Snow And Ice Forecast For Portland Again This Week

The National Weather Service is predicting more snow and ice for Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington this week.

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Magnitude 7.3 Quake Strikes Off Fukushima In Japan

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake strikes off Fukushima in Japan, tsunami warning issued.

local | Nation | News | Uncategorized | Environment | Water

Protesters Sing, Drum, Chant Outside Portland Army Corps Building

Several hundred supporters of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe staged a protest at the Army Corps of Engineers building in downtown Portland.

History | Communities | Nation | News | NW Life | Uncategorized | Land use | Politics | Land

Juror: Acquittal Was Not Endorsement Of Oregon Occupiers

The stunning acquittal of seven people who occupied a federal wildlife sanctuary in Oregon was a rejection of the prosecution's conspiracy case, not an endorsement of the defendants' actions in the armed protest, a juror said Friday.

Nation | News | Family | Uncategorized | Environment | NW Life

Search Suspended For Missing Columbia River Gorge Hiker

Authorities have suspended the search for a 21-year-old woman believed to be missing in the Columbia River Gorge.

Nation | Forestry | News | Uncategorized | Environment | NW Life

Woman Reported Missing; Believed To Be At Columbia Gorge

A 21-year-old Portland woman has been reported missing, and authorities are worried she's lost or injured in the Columbia River Gorge.

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Tillamook Cheese Rebuilds Visitors Center

The Tillamook County Creamery Association  is planning to rebuild the visitor's center on the Oregon Coast, dramatically expanding the historic, culinary and retail sections for the 107-year-old dairy.


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