Conrad Wilson

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20 Years Ago, Oregon School Shooting Ended A Bloody Season

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

A year before Columbine, a streak of school shootings had America debating whether they were a blip or a trend. The last fatal mass shooting of the 1998 school year was in Springfield, Ore.


Questions Remain After Deadly Shooting By Portland Police In Homeless Shelter

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon and family members are questioning the officers' use of force.


Massive Wildfires Burn Out Of Control In Several Western States

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

A massive wildfire in Oregon's Columbia River Gorge is still not contained. Fires are burning out of control in California, Montana, Washington and Colorado, too.


When Sheriffs Refuse An ICE Detainment Request, They Get Called Out

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

The federal government is issuing weekly reports that name sheriffs it says aren't cooperating with federal immigration law enforcement. Many sheriffs say what they're being asked to do is illegal.


ICE Agents' Tactics Raise Concerns About Migrants' Access To The Justice System

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Lawyers and judges in some parts of the country say that for the first time Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agents are coming inside courthouses to question people about their immigration status.


2 Occupiers Found Guilty Of Conspiracy In Oregon Wildlife Refuge Standoff

Friday, March 10, 2017

A jury in Oregon has reached a verdict in the trail of a second group of armed occupiers of a federal wildlife refuge.


Federal Trial Begins For Leaders Accused Of Occupying Wildlife Refuge

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Federal prosecutors in Oregon are getting a second chance to prove the armed occupation of a wildlife refuge was illegal. Jury selection is underway in Portland.


Jury To Decide Fate of 7 Defendants Who Occupied Oregon Wildlife Refuge

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The jury in the Oregon wildlife refuge occupation trail is now deliberating on the case. They've heard six weeks of testimony and will now decide if the defendants are guilty of conspiracy.


Witnesses Begin To Take Stand In Oregon Wildlife Refuge Occupation Trial

Friday, September 16, 2016

Prosecutors and the defense gave opening statements this week in the Oregon wildlife refuge occupation trial taking place in Portland. Witnesses have also begun to take the stand.


Trial To Begin In Occupation Of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Jury selection begins Wednesday for defendants accused of conspiring to occupy the refuge in Oregon, which highlighted the frustrations some in the West have with federal management of public lands.


In The Pacific Northwest, Oil Train Derailment Highlights Potential Dangers

Friday, August 12, 2016

The number of trains carrying oil along the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington could dramatically increase. There's a plan to ship more oil from the Bakken region of North Dakota to a proposed oil terminal in southwest Washington state. An oil train derailment earlier this year has shown the potential danger faced by the region.


Intel Layoffs Are 'Significant' In Oregon, The State's Largest Private Employer

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Intel is reducing its workforce by 12,000 people as it pivots away from chips for personal computers and toward other business lines. There will be cuts in California, Arizona and Washington too.


Oregon Wildlife Refuge Occupation Ends As Last Holdouts Surrender

Thursday, February 11, 2016

The occupation of a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon came to a close earlier Thursday after a standoff that began in early January. The last four people holed up at the Malheur Natio...


In Portland, A Boot Camp To Help Veterans Cook Healthier Food

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

The VA says many veterans who use its services are overweight, obese or suffer from diabetes. The agency's Portland branch wants to help veterans manage health issues by offering cooking classes.


Oregon Orders A Stop To Surveillance Of Black Lives Matter Supporters

Friday, November 13, 2015

An Oregon Department of Justice employee engaged in surveillance of people using #blacklivesmatter on social media. The state's attorney general ordered the surveillance to stop.


Northwest Legume Farmers Feel The Squeeze From Oregon's Port Feud

Friday, September 18, 2015

A labor dispute at the Port of Portland has brought container shipping from there to a halt. That means lentil and chickpea farmers are having a difficult time getting their crops to foreign markets.


'Location Is Everything' In Tribal Casino Dispute

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The dispute between two Native American tribes comes down to historical claims on a casino's proposed site — and also business.


Proposed Oil Refinery Could Help Washington State Meet Clean Fuel Standards

Friday, June 19, 2015

The push for cleaner fuels in Oregon and Washington could bring the region more crude oil and a new refinery along the Columbia River. It would be the first refinery on the West Coast in 25 years.


Northwest Oil Terminal Plan Would Mean Jobs — And More Oil Trains

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Oil companies hope to build the nation's largest oil-by-rail terminal on the Columbia River in Washington. Proponents say it will bring economic growth, but others fear it could mean fiery accidents.


Pacific Northwest Businesses Hurt By West Coast Ports Disruption

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Work has resumed at West Coast ports after nearly nine months of slow downs and work stoppages. Despite last week's tentative labor agreement, it could take months to get things back to normal.