BOSTON — There is no way to hear Brittany Maynard's voice without being deeply touched. Tragically blindsided by brain cancer and a terminal diagnosis, Brittany has bravely decided to live large, to turn her terrible personal fate into a public story.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Department of State Lands has denied an appeal by the state of Wyoming that sought to revive a proposed coal terminal project on the Columbia River, leaving proponents with fewer avenues to bring it to life.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has brought its review of a proposed coal export terminal to an immediate halt, a blow to the Australian company that's trying to get coal from the Northern Rockies to a hungry Asian market.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon state regulators rejected a proposal for a coal terminal on the Columbia River that would be a conduit for exporting millions of tons of American coal a year to Asia.
Brandon McIver is No. 258 in the latest World Amateur Golf Rankings.
EUGENE, Ore. -- Montana State's Jeff Mohl wound up 11th on Thursday at the conclusion of the two-day men's decathlon at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships being held at Hayward Field on the University of Oregon campus.
SEATTLE -- J.T. Baer of Colstrip will be competing in the 11-12 age division on Sunday in Major League Baseball's Pitch, Hit & Run team championship competition at Safeco Field.
When Brandon McIver of Billings tees off at the 114th U.S. Open early Thursday morning, he will be one of just three Yellowstone County golfers to do so since the early 1980s.
STEVENSVILLE — OR-18 made history of sorts before it took a bullet on the last day of May in the Sapphire Mountains.
EUGENE, Ore. -- Former Billings West golf standout Brandon McIver will be on the University of Oregon scorecard when the Ducks begin play Thursday at the NCAA Regional tournament, which will be played on their home course at Eugene Country Club.
Moss and ferns cling to the rock walls that line the historic Columbia River Highway, which has been restored for motor and bike traffic.
Multnomah Falls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the U.S. A boulder fell from the top of the falls, crashing through the bridge in January, closing it to foot traffic. But the falls is still visible from the lower trail.
Wooden bridges and tunnels have been restored for foot traffic along the historic Columbia River Highway near Portland, Ore.
WASHINGTON — The Sisyphean task of tax reform should be tried only by someone who will not flinch from igniting some highly flammable people — those who believe that whatever wrinkle in the tax code that benefits them is an eternal entitlement. Tax reform’s Senate champion is Ron Wyden, the …
An extended family gets together during a reunion to paddle down the lazy Deschutes River near Sunriver, Ore.
Visitors climb the natural formations at the Newberry National Volcanic Monument in Deschutes National Forest near Sunriver, Ore.
There is gathering national support acknowledging that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender citizens are simply that —citizens — with the same rights, privileges and obligations as other citizens. In response, some states, along with various fundamentalist religious and conservative organi…
In a rare move, longshoremen from the Pacific Northwest are traveling across Montana cautioning wheat farmers about possible trouble shipping grain from the state overseas.
ONTARIO, Calif. -- The Burlington Central Giants All-Stars rallied from a 9-0 deficit Saturday to beat Clackamas, Ore., 20-10 during pool play at the Western Regional Senior Little League tournament.
Here’s something that Rand McNally probably never dreamed of putting into an atlas. The website MarketingPilgrim.com has drawn up a map of the United States that features the top brands in all 50 states: www.marketingpilgrim.com/2013/06/friday-fun-most-famous-brands-by-state.html.