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Washington Hopes Oregon Will Join I-5 Bridge Replacement Conversation

Washington state lawmakers are moving ahead with an effort to revive a plan to replace the aging Interstate 5 Bridge. They remain hopeful their counterparts in Oregon will join them.

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Washington Joins Oregon In Pay-By-The-Mile Experiment

Certain Washington drivers will be part of a pilot program to test out a proposed pay-by-the-mile road tax, similar to what Oregon rolled out in 2015.

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Oregon Field Guide Favorite Places 2017

“Hey, what’s your favorite place in Oregon?” That’s probably the most frequently asked question we hear on our travels while working for "Oregon Field Guide."

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5 Most Important Environmental Issues Of 2017

From Paris to the White House to the wildlands of the Pacific Northwest, the environment was big news in 2017. 

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A Lindbergh Grandson Takes Helm Of 'Personal Air Taxi' Startup

An aviation visionary from the Seattle area with a famous last name has joined the crowded field of personal air taxi startups.

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Portland City Council Supports Tolling To Ease Highway Traffic

Portland City Council unanimously approved a resolution in support of tolling to ease traffic on Interstates 5 and 205. At the crux of the debate is the stretch of I-5 that cuts through Rose Quarter. 

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Portland Region Officials Begin Work On Congestion Pricing Tolling Plan

An Oregon Department of Transportation advisory committee is supposed to recommend a tolling plan by June.

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Airbus Flying Robo-Taxi Arrives In Oregon To Begin Flight Testing

The battery-powered, self-flying aircraft has been reassembled after shipping and is now undergoing ground tests at Pendleton, Oregon's airport.

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Alaska Airlines To Discontinue Flights To Cuba

Alaska Airlines will discontinue flights to Havana after the holidays. Alaska joins a parade of other U.S. carriers who are trimming back flights to Cuba or dropping service entirely.

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ODOT To Salt More Miles Of I-5, I-84 This Winter

After last year's historically wet, snowy winter in the Mid-Willamette Valley, Oregon agencies are preparing to expand salt treatments on state roads.

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