Reporter and Producer
Conrad Wilson is a reporter and producer for Oregon Public Broadcasting.
Prior to coming to OPB, he was a reporter at Minnesota Public Radio. Before that he ran the news department at an NPR affiliate in Colorado. His work has aired on Marketplace and NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered. He has also written for Mashable, The Oregonian, Business Week, City Pages and The Christian Science Monitor.
Conrad earned a degree in international political economics and journalism from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
Conrad is an avid photographer and loves spending time in the snow or on a trail.
Opening statements got underway Tuesday for the trial of the second group of defendants charged in connection with the 2016 armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
A federal judge ruled Thursday that Ammon Bundy’s former attorney Marcus Mumford will go to trial before a judge, not a jury.
Jury selection in the second trial of those who occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in 2016 is underway at the federal courthouse in downtown Portland.
Last fall, seven of the occupiers of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge were found not guilty of all of the major charges in the case.
Jury selection in a second trial stemming from last year's occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon gets underway Tuesday.
Multnomah County could soon ask to have courthouses fall under an immigration designation known as a “sensitive locations,” similar to schools, hospitals and places of worship.
A 50-year-old Portland-area man filed a $5 million lawsuit Thursday against the Boy Scouts of America, alleging he was sexually abused by his former scoutmaster.
“I just saw a tweet from the president,” Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said. “He said ‘see you in court.’ Well, Mr. President, we just saw you in court and we beat you."
The four defendants slated to go to trial for their alleged roles in the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge were in court Tuesday for pretrial hearings.
La Oficina del alguacil del Condado Multnomah, confirmó el martes, que abrió una investigación sobre un incidente en el que un oficial del alguacil podría haber ayudado a agentes de Inmigración y Aduanas a detener a una persona que vive ilegalmente en el país.
Four of the seven defendants in the second Malheur Refuge trial are scheduled to plead guilty to federal charges.
The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Tuesday it has opened an investigation into an incident in which a sheriff’s deputy may have assisted federal immigration officers.
Public defenders in two of Oregon’s largest — and politically liberal — counties are trying to change the way guilty pleas are handled, following President Donald Trump’s immigration order.
ICE Confirma Los Temores De Funcionarios Locales Sobre Detenciones De Inmigrantes En La Corte De JusticiaOPB | Jan. 30, 2017 8:45 p.m. | Portland
El anuncio de arrestos de inmigrantes en el tribunal del condado Multnomah confirma los temores de funcionarios públicos y activistas pro-inmigrantes.
The announcement of immigration arrests at the Multnomah County Courthouse confirms the fears of public officials and immigration activists.
U.S. District Court Judge Anna Brown ruled the misdemeanor charges defendants face in the second Malheur Refuge trial won’t be heard by the jury, but rather in a separate trial before a judge.
The former top FBI agent in Oregon said police need to do more to engage with their communities, especially as anti-government sentiment has become part of national discourse.
Nation | Environment | Politics | local | NewsOPB | Jan. 24, 2017 12:59 p.m. | Portland
White House advisor and former Washington state Sen. Don Benton is part of the team implementing the president’s agenda at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.