Oregon Liquor Control Commission has only 23 inspectors for more than 1,200 marijuana grows and retail outlets.
Plan is part of an effort to make water conservation a way of life, with climate change expected to lead to longer, more severe droughts.
At least 96 migrating bison from Yellowstone National Park have been captured for potential slaughter under a program meant to shield Montana livestock from disease.
Montana has spent more than $5 million on the case since it sued Wyoming in 2007 over allegations it had been shorted on water.
State wildlife officials are planning to study a bacterial infection found in elk by equipping a number of the animals in southwestern Montana with tracking collars
The warnings expired at midmorning but were set to go back into effect Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning.
EU may target U.S. agricultural products, but also whiskey and Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
Judge sentenced teenager to five years of probation, 1,920 hours of community service.
The National Weather Service says the Portland metro area and Southwest Washington could get 3 to 8 inches of snow Tuesday
Grocer starts to strengthen same-day deliveries, a meal-kit business and other products that cater to customers who want fast service.
A University of California study estimated the newly created state market for recreational marijuana should produce $5 billion in taxable revenue this year.
California is in the grip of a cold air mass that has sent temperatures plunging
U.S. drought monitors last week declared that nearly half the state, all of it in Southern California, is now back in drought.
The goal of the prize competition is eradicate mussels in large water bodies. The deadline for ideas is Feb. 28.