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local | News | EnvironmentJune 10, 2015 4:29 p.m.
Geological evidence shows that devastating 8.0 or 9.0 earthquakes, and accompanying tsunamis, have been striking Oregon every 300-400 years. OPB News and Oregon Field Guide have launched a year-long initiative to inform people about the dangers of a megaquake, and to examine ways that our region can be better prepared. You'll find information here about earthquake science, lessons we can learn from Japan, personal preparedness and more. Look for our special Oregon Field Guide documentary coming Oct. 1, 2015.
A majority of climate scientists agree – the planet is warming. We decided to focus on the impact of climate change on one small town – the town of Denmark, Oregon.
Education | local | News | OPB News BlogMay 28, 2014 10:49 p.m.
Out of the 281 spellers, 46 will advance to the semifinals tomorrow. Only one from the Pacific Northwest is left in the competition, Téa Freedman-Susskind of Redmond, Washington.
local | News | OPB News BlogJune 27, 2014 2:18 p.m.
Headlines for Friday, June 27: Seven counties are going after businesses that haven't paid personal property tax, the Oregon department of ag is banning the application of two pesticides, a roundabout may come to Powell Butte Highway at Alfalfa Market Road and more.
local | News | Sports | OPB News BlogJune 26, 2014 2:13 p.m.
Headlines for Thursday, June 26: Deschutes County is enacting fire restrictions on unprotected land, a new study says gardeners may be exposing pollinators to deadly insecticides and a man who held his breath and crashed his car has plead not guilty.
local | News | Environment | OPB News BlogMay 23, 2014 9:11 p.m.
Leave it to Portland to make as many jokes as possible about drinking microbrews until the water is safe to drink.
Since 1984, Portland Arts & Lectures has been bringing the world’s most celebrated writers, artists, and thinkers to our community. As part of Literary Arts programming, this lecture series has grown from a humble basement gathering in the Portland Arts Museum to sold-out shows at the Arlene Schnitzer concert hall.
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Watch special performances from some of the artists who have been featured on our program.