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Jul 11, 2011 at 10:30 AM PDT
Too much pollution has stopped shellfish harvests 38 days already this year.
Jun 9, 2011 at 3:43 PM PDT
Gov. John Kitzhaber signed a bill Thursday revamping Oregon's bottle deposit system, making the system apply to nearly every glass, metal or plastic beverage container.
May 25, 2011 at 12:22 PM PDT
Both the Oregon House and Senate have now voted to expand Oregon's bottle bill, which would create deposits for energy drinks, tea and many other beverages.
Dec 14, 2010 at 8:00 AM PDT
Golden eagles are the latest roadblock to establishing wind farms on federally owned land.
Jul 18, 2010 at 12:00 PM PDT
After weathering the fear of federal prosecution and competition from drug cartels, California's medical marijuana growers see a new threat to their tenuous existence: the "Wal-Marting" of weed.
Jun 28, 2010 at 5:25 PM PDT
The pile of phone books has been an annual rite of summer, despite their increasing obsolescence in the face of the Internet and other easy-to-access directories.
Jun 30, 2009 at 10:28 AM PDT
You'll have to put down that cell phone while driving but you can still smoke with your children in the car. Take a look at what the House and Senate did -- and didn't do -- this session to impact your life.
Jun 10, 2008 at 12:22 PM PDT
Senate Republicans blocked a proposal Tuesday to tax the windfall profits of the largest oil companies, despite pleas by Democratic leaders to use the measure to address America's anger over $4 a gallon gasoline.
Apr 7, 2008 at 11:06 AM PDT
The struggle to keep soaring medical costs in check is feeding an increase in state programs that collect unused prescription drugs to give away to the uninsured and poor.
Jan 18, 2008 at 1:40 PM PDT
The following is a text of the speech Portland mayor Tom Potter is expected to deliver in his "State of the City" address on Friday. It was sent to local media organizations by city officials.
Jun 2, 2007 at 11:52 AM PDT
Masked demonstrators showered police with grapefruit-sized rocks and beer bottles, then were driven back with water cannon and tear gas during a protest march Saturday against the upcoming Group of Eight summit in Germany.
Aug 12, 2005 at 8:56 AM PDT
"Plug-in" hybrids aren't yet cost-efficient, but some of the dozen known experimental models have gotten up to 250 mpg.