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.
The Portland Mayor's Office released a list Friday of community members involved in the city's next search for police chief.
Communities | Nation | NW Life | NewsOPB | July 21, 2017 10:22 a.m.
The mayor is expected to file an ordinance Friday that would compel officers to be interviewed within 48-hours of a deadly force incident.
A new Portland Police Bureau policy governing how it conducts internal affairs investigations after an officer uses deadly force is drawing strong resistance from some community members.
Interviews for the Portland Police Bureau's next chief are set to continue this week. Six candidates remain, including current chief, Mike Marshman.
A Portland man accused of killing two men and injuring a third on a TriMet MAX train this spring appeared in court Tuesday morning.
Police reform groups worry changes to police contracts could add days or weeks to the time it takes an officer to make an official report.
Indicted FBI Hostage Rescue Team member Joseph Astarita has retained attorney Robert Cary, who is well known for his defense of former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens.
The city of Portland has joined Seattle’s lawsuit over the Trump administration’s executive order targeting sanctuary cities.
One FBI agent is charged while other members of the hostage rescue team remain under investigation for roles in the shooting of Oregon occupier LaVoy Finicum.
The Supreme Court’s decision to hear a case in Colorado involving a baker who refused to sell a wedding cake to a gay couple could resolve a similar case in Oregon.
Geoffrey Stanek was sentenced to six months home detention for his role in the 41-day long occupation in eastern Oregon.
A review found Multnomah County Judge Monica Herranz didn’t know she was helping a man who was in the country illegally escape arrest from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.
The owners of a shuttered Beaverton strip club will pay a $1.25 million settlement for forcing a 13-year-old girl into prostitution.
Land | News | Environment | Politics | localOPB | June 19, 2017 12:30 p.m. | Portland
A federal judge will allow the Trump administration to complete its review of national monuments before deciding how to move forward with a lawsuit involving the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.
"I'm feeling both very happy and fully vindicated," former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber told OPB's "All Things Considered."
The U.S. Attorney's Office in Oregon announced Friday it won't bring criminal charges against former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, for alleged misuse of their positions.
Both of Oregon's senators found themselves in the national spotlight this week.
The Oregon Supreme Court is deciding whether to discipline Marion County Circuit Court Judge Vance Day, or even remove him from the bench.