Liam Moriarty http://nwpr.org en Are Tiny Houses The Future Of Northwest Housing? http://nwpr.org/post/are-tiny-houses-future-northwest-housing <p>Since 1950, the size of the average American house has nearly tripled, to more than 2,400 square feet. Not coincidentally, US consumers on average also pay a much larger portion of their income on keeping a roof over their heads. Now, as JPR’s Liam Moriarty reports, a small but growing number of people – in the Northwest and beyond -- are scaling back their housing needs and trading square footage for more time and freedom. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:25:17 +0000 Liam Moriarty 48098 at http://nwpr.org Are Tiny Houses The Future Of Northwest Housing? The Wolf At The Door: California Wrestles With A Predator’s Return http://nwpr.org/post/wolf-door-california-wrestles-predator-s-return <p>It’s been ninety years since the last native California wolf was trapped and killed. Last week, Oregon wildlife officials announced that OR-7, the wolf they’ve tracked wandering in and out of northern California, had found a mate and fathered a new litter in southern Oregon. That news contributes to the growing sense that it’s only a matter of time till wolves re-inhabit the Golden State. Against this backdrop, California wildlife officials extended endangered species status to the gray wolf. From Jefferson Public Radio, Liam Moriarty reports. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 14:43:05 +0000 Liam Moriarty 47355 at http://nwpr.org The Wolf At The Door: California Wrestles With A Predator’s Return Arrest Made In Medford Bombing http://nwpr.org/post/arrest-made-medford-bombing <p>Police in Medford, Oregon have arrested a suspect believed to be behind the bombing last week of the Jackson County District Attorney’s office.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:27:31 +0000 Liam Moriarty 37682 at http://nwpr.org Boeing, Airbus Both Claim WTO Victory http://nwpr.org/post/boeing-airbus-both-claim-wto-victory <p>Both US and European officials are claiming victory after a global trade court ruled in a long-standing dispute over claims of illegal government subsidies to Boeing and European rival Airbus.&nbsp;From France, Liam Moriarty has more. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 23:16:20 +0000 Liam Moriarty 4745 at http://nwpr.org Boeing, Airbus Both Claim WTO Victory Boeing Makes Its Largest-Ever European Sale http://nwpr.org/post/boeing-makes-its-largest-ever-european-sale <p>The Boeing Company ended 2011 having sold about half as many airplanes as its France-based rival, Airbus. Now, less than a month into the new year, Boeing has inked its largest deal ever with a European airline. The aerospace giant is on track to overtake Airbus for the first time in years. From France, Liam Moriarty reports.</p><p>Oslo-based Norwegian Air Shuttle is the first European carrier to buy Boeing&#39;s revamped 737 MAX -- 100 of them. The deal is seen as another industry vote of confidence in the updated version of Boeing&rsquo;s workhorse model.</p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 14:59:33 +0000 Liam Moriarty 2254 at http://nwpr.org Boeing Makes Its Largest-Ever European Sale