Ryan Haas is a news content manager and handles content partnerships at Oregon Public Broadcasting.
Prior to his employment with OPB, Ryan worked as editor of The World newspaper in Coos Bay and freelanced on the Southern Oregon coast. He also reported for SKNVibes on the Caribbean islands of St. Kitts and Nevis, and freelanced throughout northern Florida. Ryan's reporting experience ranges from international government and business to sports and fitness.
He holds a degree in English and rhetoric from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.
Ryan lives in the eastern Portland metro area with his veterinarian significant other and the obligatory menagerie that entails.
Three board members have resigned from a Josephine County youth shelter that became involved in a controversy over a charitable donation earlier this month.
The Oregon Department of Human Services has temporarily stopped cutting in-home care for people living with disabilities, following a court-ordered injunction Wednesday.
Oregon Supreme Court Chief Justice Thomas Balmer said Thursday that actions by federal immigration officers have been a "strong deterrent" to people seeking justice.
A Multnomah County grand jury has declined to charge a Portland police officer who shot and killed Quanice Hayes, an African-American teen, last month.
Federal prosecutors gave a wide-ranging interview to OPB about the lessons they learned from last fall's acquittals and why they think the occupiers don't speak for rural America.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum signed a court brief Monday in support of Washington state’s effort to block President Trump’s executive order on immigration.
Immigration rights groups in Oregon filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against the Trump Administration and the president's executive order on immigration.
People across the U.S. turned out Saturday for solidarity marches in conjunction with the Women’s March on Washington. And many of the cities with the highest turnout rates were in the West.
Thousands of protesters marched through downtown Portland on Friday night. On Saturday, the city prepares for thousands more.
The Columbia River Gorge town of Stevenson, Washington, received about 1 1/2 inches of ice this week.
Jurors who serve in the second trial for Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupiers will remain anonymous, according to a Friday court order.
Deschutes County agreed Thursday to pay $1 million to the family of an inmate who died while being held at the county jail.
Seven defendants going to trial for their roles in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation stand to lose some of their firearms if convicted.
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While many Oregonians spent the Thanksgiving holiday eating large meals with their families, some drove hundreds of miles to support the Standing Rock Sioux in North Dakota.