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.
Technology | News | local | PoliticsOPB | Nov. 30, 2016 12:31 p.m.
An audit released Wednesday shows significant cybersecurity lapses in Oregon government agencies.
local | Environment | Politics | NewsOPB | Nov. 29, 2016 3:15 p.m.
Conservation groups are lobbying President Obama to expand the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in southern Oregon.
Federal prosecutors are weighing whether to continue with a trial set for February for the defendants who occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
For a generation, the West Coast has been the nation’s epicenter of progressive politics. But progressive leaders are concerned Trump's administration could pop the long-standing liberal bubble.
In a court filing Friday, Ryan Payne’s attorneys said the government didn’t provide their client with key information before he pleaded guilty.
In an open letter, the ACLU of Oregon tells Mayor Charlie Hales, “We fully rebuke both your calls for the protests to end and your statement that protest cannot affect change in our democracy.”
News | local | Politics | Election 2016OPB | Nov. 14, 2016 6:15 p.m.
Oregon’s two U.S. senators have condemned President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of a key member to his incoming administration: former Breitbart News CEO Steve Bannon as chief strategist.
A week after the verdict was delivered in the trial of the Malheur refuge occupiers, we discuss the consequences of the acquittal of the Bundy brothers and five other defendants.
Ammon and Ryan Bundy have been found not guilty of conspiracy. Their five co-defendants Jeff Banta, Shawna Cox, David Fry, Kenneth Medenbach and Neil Wampler have all been found not guilty as well.
After juror No. 4 questioned the impartiality of juror No. 11 in the Malheur refuge case, the prosecution, defense and judge agreed to dismiss the former federal worker.
He’s a former Bureau of Land Management employee who told other jurors “I am very biased” during their deliberations.
Former Portland Police Chief Larry O’Dea was indicted Tuesday by a grand jury for shooting his friend during a hunting trip in Harney County earlier this year.
U.S. District Court Judge Anna Brown said she won't immediately dismiss a juror in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation trial, after that person was questioned about personal bias.
Jurors in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge trial deliberated for a second day without reaching a verdict. Outside the federal courthouse, Bundy supporters gathered Monday.
In an interview from prison, Ryan Payne explains why he's trying to reverse his guilty plea.
The jury began discussing the case on Thursday before leaving for the weekend.