Warning: High Levels Of Fecal Bacteria On Some NW Beaches

OPB | July 10, 2014 5:57 p.m.

Health advisories were issued today for several Northwest beaches. Among them, Washington’s Vancouver Lake, and on the Oregon coast, D River Beach and Heceta Beach.

Young Immigrants Compete In Portland's Own World Cup Tournament

OPB | July 03, 2014 5:36 p.m.

Portland's World Cup Soccer Tournament for young immigrants and underserved youth is in full swing.

US Supreme Court Refuses To Block Oregon Same-Sex Marriage

AP | June 04, 2014 1:45 p.m.

The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to halt a federal judge's order declaring Oregon's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.

English At School, Spanish At Home

OPB | May 31, 2014 midnight

Experts say that learning to speak and read in two languages, is an increasingly valuable skill. But Ashley and Octavio have to keep up with their classmates in a language they can’t speak at home with their family.

First Grader, First Generation

OPB | May 27, 2014 7:15 a.m.

Munira says recess is one of her favorite parts of the school day. On a recent rainy spring morning the outgoing seven-year-old has already made the rounds on the playground.

Auditor's Report Details Challenges Faced By Oregon Welfare Program

OPB | April 16, 2014 4:50 p.m.

A newly released audit of Oregon's Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program concludes little to no progress is being made on the goal of moving beneficiaries toward self-sufficiency. 

About The Class Of 2025 Project

OPB | March 01, 2014 5 p.m.

OPB is following a group of kindergartners as they start their journey toward high school. In 2013, those students started first grade.

Survey: Alcohol Is Drug Most Used By Teens

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 4:43 p.m.

Alcohol abuse continues to be the number one drug abused by Oregon teens, according to a recent state survey.

Oregon Health Plan Changes The Rules On Billing Estates

OPB | Jan. 27, 2014 10:10 a.m.

You may not know it, but if you're on the Oregon Health Plan your estate could be billed for some of your medical costs after you die.

KOBI: Blue Slide Project Aims To Give All Kids A Chance To Play

KOBI-TV | Nov. 17, 2013 11:57 p.m.

For the past two years a Grants Pass mother has been working tirelessly on the "Blue Slide Project". All to create a special place for her son and other children with physical  disabilities to play.

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