Photo: Tommy Trenchard for NPR
NPR producer Nicole Beemsterboer reflects on 10 days in Liberia: children losing parents, young men risking their lives to collect bodies, and the smell of chlorinated hand-washing water everywhere.
Photo: Ifanyi Bell / OPB
Last year, Liz Vice sang lead vocals on a gospel album that has generated quite a stir in the Portland music scene. Watch her perform "Empty Me Out" from the Bungalo 9 recording studio in Southeast Portland.
Photo: Getty Images, Mike Lawrie
Prodigy, one half of the hip-hop duo Mobb Deep, is the curator of Infamous Books.
Thanks to our Sponsor:become a sponsor
An Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution inmate was shot and killed by a correctional officer Friday morning.
The top source of vanilla beans sends its fragrant crop abroad for processing into extract. Now a former Peace Corps volunteer aims to boost Madagascar's economy by building a bean-to-bottle business.
Thanks to our Sponsorbecome a sponsor
The Oregon spotted frog will now receive protection under the Endangered Species Act. The small frog was once abundant in the Northwest.