Episodes: November, 2010

November 30, 2010

Public Transit

What is the state of TriMet's long and short term plans and how will the public be included in the planning?

November 29, 2010

Bomb Plot in Portland

Mohamed Osman Mohamud's bomb plot puts him in federal court and leaves many Oregonians worrying about terrorism again.

November 26, 2010

Black Friday

We explore what's at stake for retailers and consumers on this year's "Black Friday."

November 25, 2010

All About Gratitude

We explore how gratitude figures in religious traditions, in the field of psychological research and in the business of raising children.

November 24, 2010

Northwest Passages: Lauren Kessler

Lauren Kessler writes non-fiction because she's way too interested in real people to make them up.

November 23, 2010

The A&O Cluster

Portland is putting new focus on its "athletic & outdoor" business cluster. What does it mean for the economic development of the region?

November 22, 2010

Math Appeal

Why is math so intimidating to most of us?

November 19, 2010

A Different Spin on Thanksgiving

What was your most unusual Thanksgiving meal?

November 18, 2010

Official Misconduct

We explore the implications of Umatilla County District Attorney Dean Gushwa being charged with official misconduct.

November 17, 2010

Frashour Fired

We'll explore the implications of the firing of Portland police officer Ron Frashour, who fatally shot Aaron Campbell, an unarmed black man, earlier this year.

November 16, 2010

Missoula Floods Revisited

How did ancient floods shape the landscape of our region and why do they continue to fascinate us?

November 15, 2010

Free Speech or Hate Speech?

What is the line between free speech and hate speech, particularly on college campuses?

November 12, 2010

A Mighty Wind in Union County

What's Oregon's business climate like for wind energy development?

November 11, 2010

Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

We explore renowned artist and architect Maya Lin’s latest memorial — a multi-site installation known as the Confluence Project, along 300 miles of the Columbia River basin.

November 10, 2010

Spore to Spoon: Mushrooms in Oregon

As increased availability and a bountiful harvest have driven prices down, how has the mushroom industry in Oregon changed?

November 9, 2010

Turnidge Trial

What legal and philosophical issues does the Woodburn bank bombing trial raise?

November 8, 2010

Ballot Measure 5 Turns 20

The history and impact of Ballot Measure 5.

November 5, 2010

Sustainable Oregon and Iraq

How is Oregon exporting and developing its niche in sustainability?

November 4, 2010

Kitzhaber Wins

After a very close race John Kitzhaber has been projected as the next Governor. We get your reaction.

November 3, 2010

Election 2010: The Morning After

Results from Election 2010 — from the governor's race to the possible renaming of Detroit (Lake).

November 2, 2010

Election Night Special 2010

It's election night 2010 — we bring you the results and analysis.

College For Profit?

Have you attended or worked with a for-profit higher education program? What was you experience?

November 1, 2010

Foot Traffic

What challenges do pedestrians, drivers and bikers face when sharing roadways?

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