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.
Advocates in the Pacific Northwest are encouraging transgender men and women to update their federal documents before the Trump administration begins.
A judge has dismissed the charge against former Portland Police Chief Larry O’Dea, who shot a friend during a hunting trip last April.
News | Environment | localOPB | Jan. 12, 2017 6:44 a.m. | Portland
Many are concerned snow melt will lead to flooding in Northwest Oregon, while snowfall in Central Oregon is taking a toll on structures. Click to learn more and see photos from around the state.
What does a snow day sound like in Portland? Take a listen to this audio postcard gathered by OPB reporters.
News | Environment | localOPB | Jan. 11, 2017 6:33 a.m. | Portland
On top of historic snowfall recorded Tuesday evening, the area is expected to receive an additional 1-4 inches of snow by Wednesday afternoon.
Politics | News | Business | local | Economy | Environment | Oil Trains In The NorthwestOPB | Jan. 10, 2017 6:30 p.m. | Portland
The bill would give the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality the authority to regulate railroads carrying hazardous materials.
Washington Republican Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler is demanding the Department of Veteran Affairs investigate the death of a southwest Washington man who waited months for cancer treatment.
The attorney for Ammon Bundy has pleaded not guilty to accusations stemming from a scuffle with federal marshals at the end of last fall's ranching standoff trial.
Amid freezing temperatures Tuesday, the Oregon Department of Transportation asked a small group of homeless people in Portland to move their camp.
Clark County's new budget, which went into effect on Jan. 1, provides $823,000 for new beds and other measures that make it harder for inmates to die by suicide.
News | Business | Environment | localOPB | Jan. 5, 2017 11:12 a.m. | Portland
The Port of Portland is the 10th public entity on the West Coast to file a lawsuit against Monsanto Corporation. The city of Portland filed a similar case against Monsanto in July 2016.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum says she’s prepared to defend the rights of Oregonians even if that means conflicts with the Trump administration.
Oregon State Police said Thursday that Trooper Nic Cederberg was able to talk for the first-time since being shot on Christmas.
Two newly elected Clark County Councilors took their oaths of office Thursday in downtown Vancouver, Washington.
The Oregon State Police trooper who was shot on Christmas had a third surgery Wednesday. According to state police, the surgery went well.