The timber industry is mighty in Oregon—thanks to tax dollars it spends on ads.

News Stories
Although environmental groups have helped Democrats win big legislative majorities, the timber lobby trounced enviros in Salem once again this year.  A bill to regulate aerial spraying of timbe   More
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 BEN DEJARNETTE

Eye River

Supersize versions of old logging tools.

Visual Arts
If you’ve walked, biked or driven down Southeast Clay Street in recent weeks, you may have noticed Portland’s newest public art. They’re three sculptures by artist Linda Wysong, collective   More
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 RICHARD SPEER

Good News Alert: Judge Orders Stiffer Protections for Coast Range Forests

On the good-news front, a federal court settlement on Tuesday means loggers will face tougher environmental rules to protect streams in the Oregon Coast Range. The AP is reporting that the settlement "requires the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality to develop stricter rules to protect streamside trees, prevent landslides in high-risk areas and cut erosion and runoff from logging roads." The ...   More
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 JAMES PITKIN


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