The Impossible Basketball Shot And Other Revelations About Homer Groening

OPB |Jan. 18, 2015 10:33 a.m.

On Saturday, the Groening family played a collection of their father's rarely seen experimental and industrial films to a packed house at the Hollywood Theater.

Chinook Observer: Washington State Traces Death’s Footprints Within Masses Of Records

Chinook Observer |Jan. 09, 2015 11:12 a.m.

The Washington state Department of Health’s “Death Tables” provide an in-depth analysis of how, where and when Washingtonians die. The tables reveal insight into patterns of death across the state.

The Columbian: Deaf, Blind Drummer Beats Physical Hurdles

Jan. 02, 2015 midnight

Some people achieve so much, despite the odds, that they inspire those around them. Vaughn Brown, a deaf-blind percussionist and music educator, is one of those inspiring people.

Boise Issues Cease-And-Desist Order Against Uber

OPB |Dec. 31, 2014 11:43 a.m.

The City of Boise issued a cease-and-desist order against the ride service company Uber.

Pig-N-Ford Champion Ben Salo Embraces His Unusual Family Tradition

OPB |Dec. 16, 2014 11:22 a.m.

Beaver, Ore. resident Ben Salo has an unusual family legacy to uphold. Salo is part of a select group who compete in the Tillamook County Fair Pig-N-Ford World Championships.

At Home With Blindness

OPB |Dec. 11, 2014 6 a.m.

Think Out Loud's new series At Home kicks off with Kitt Jordan, a man known around North Portland as “The Sheriff.”

Pot Leaves Its Mark On The Applegate Valley Landscape

OPB |Dec. 09, 2014 9:19 a.m.

In another installment of "Cannabis Country," we visit southwest Oregon's Applegate Valley during the last marijuana harvest before legalization. We explore communities that have deep economic and cultural ties to marijuana.

Motocross Competitor Jessie Wharton Seeks New Challenges

OPB |Dec. 06, 2014 11:30 a.m.

It takes courage to return to the sport that nearly took your life. Motocross competitor Jessie Wharton knows this firsthand.

Arnold World

OPB |Nov. 21, 2014 8:35 a.m.

Arnold World, otherwise known as Mr. World to his friends, says he "rolls, not folds." He creates his artwork not in an art studio, but at a coffee table in Powell’s City of Books.

10 Barrel Brewing In Bend Sells To Anheuser-Busch

OPB |Nov. 05, 2014 12:27 p.m.

Anheuser-Busch has acquired one of Oregon's most successful craft brewing companies.

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