Kimberley Freda is a news content manager at OPB. Kim's career began as a production assistant at NBC & ABC affiliate WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, West Virginia. Upon graduation, she accepted an assignment editor position at WBOY-TV where she covered a wide breadth of news, including environmental stories, political corruption and legal issues.
Kim holds a bachelor's degree in broadcast news from West Virginia University.
In predominately Latino communities, fears about deportations have prompted life as usual to shut down. And in a few cases, immigrants are going as far as deporting themselves.
State police say a semitruck hauling a box trailer was unable to avoid Leta Baertschiger, 54 of Grants Pass. She’s the wife of Herman Baertschiger, a Republican state Senator in Oregon's second district.
DACA allows people who entered the country as minors to receive a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation.
Portland commissioners are trying to enact a progressive agenda, but activists in council chambers are yelling at them to focus more on police reform and homelessness.
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler announced the partnership with Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland State University and Portland Community College Monday morning.
Oregon Rep. Greg Walden is at the center of Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act — but the bill his committee came up with is not universally loved by Republicans.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is seeking the resignations of 46 U.S. attorneys who were appointed during President Obama’s administration. But Oregon's top prosecutor says that does not affect him.
Marcus Mumford was tased by U.S. Marshals on Oct. 27, just after he learned his client, Ammon Bundy, and six others were found not guilty of conspiring to occupy the Oregon wildlife refuge.
A judge has dismissed the charge against former Portland Police Chief Larry O’Dea, who shot a friend during a hunting trip last April.
Oregon Democratic Senator Jeff Merkley and 8 of his Senate colleagues have introduced legislation that would block the creation of a registry of people based on their religion, race, age, gender, ethnicity or nationality.
Road crews are working around the clock to clear routes, but abandoned cars left on busy roads during Wednesday's gridlock are causing issues.
Police say a motorist exited his vehicle and fired multiple shots, injuring a man following a confrontation with protesters on the bridge.
Recently acquitted of conspiring to occupy the Malheur National Wildlife refuge and prevent federal employees from doing their jobs, David Fry resumed streaming videos online this week as he traveled through Burns, Oregon.