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Mars Hill Church

OPB | April 30, 2012

The Mars Hill Church expanded into Portland last fall. We'll talk with members of the church and the LGBT community about their sometimes complicated relationship.

Autism Diagnosis

OPB | April 30, 2012

We will discuss the details of the new definition of autism and what people might expect from the changes.

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Culture Club

OPB | April 27, 2012

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

Radiolab

OPB | April 27, 2012

We sit down with Jad and Robert from Radiolab to talk about the program and their live show that's coming to Portland.

Timothy Geithner Reaction

OPB | April 26, 2012

On Wednesday afternoon Dave Miller spoke with Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. On Thursday morning, we'll rebroadcast their conversation and get reactions to what the Secretary had to say.

1:30 pm Special with Timothy Geithner

OPB | April 25, 2012

At 1:30 p.m. Dave Miller will talk to U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner at an event live from the Portland City Club.

Marc Maron

OPB | April 25, 2012

Comedian Marc Maron talks about his WTF podcast, which he records in his garage.

Teachers on Strike

OPB | April 25, 2012

The Gresham-Barlow School District cancelled all classes for Wednesday in anticipation of a possible teacher strike. On Wednesday at 6am the strike became official.

Candidate Conversation: Attorney General

OPB | April 24, 2012

We'll talk to the two candidates for Oregon Attorney General about why they each feel they are best suited to be the state's chief lawyer.

Empty Coffers in Curry County

OPB | April 24, 2012

The combination of the down economy and the eminent loss of federal timber dollars has made Curry County one of the worst-off in Oregon. 

Oregon Book Awards

OPB | April 23, 2012

The winners of the Oregon Book Awards will be announced Monday night.

Vets' Benefits Under DADT

OPB | April 23, 2012

Veterans who were discharged under other than honorable conditions during the now defunct "Don't Ask Don't Tell" military policy are having a hard time getting benefits. 

Closing the Young Women's Academy?

OPB | April 23, 2012

A group of passionate parents says closing the state's only all-girls public school would be a big mistake.

School Cuts in Beaverton

OPB | April 23, 2012

A budget proposal in the Beaverton School District would eliminate 344 jobs as part of an effort to make up a $37 million shortfall.

Culture Club

OPB | April 20, 2012

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

Philosophy Talk In Oregon

OPB | April 20, 2012

The popular radio show Philosophy Talk is doing a tour through Oregon — and stopping in to see us. Our prompt for the two professors: Batman or Superman?

The Iranian Revolution Through A Child's Eyes

OPB | April 19, 2012

Aria Minu-Sepehr shares his first-hand look at the Iranian Revolution.

Youth Unemployment

OPB | April 19, 2012

The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.

Talking Business

OPB | April 18, 2012

We talk with Portland Business Journal editor Rob Smith about the latest business news.

Responding to Rising Health Care Costs

OPB | April 18, 2012

Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.

A Coos Bay Update: Coal & LNG

OPB | April 18, 2012

Two major export efforts are afoot in Coos Bay. We turn to Amelia Templeton with OPB's Earthfix for an update. 

The Growth of Gluten-Free

OPB | April 17, 2012

We'll look into the growth of the gluten-free market and find out what's behind the trend.

The Bob Behind Bob's Red Mill

OPB | April 17, 2012

We'll talk with Bob Moore of Bob's Red Mill and his biographer, Ken Koopman about the new book, People Before Profit

John Frame

OPB | April 16, 2012

The Portland Art Museum is currently exhibiting works by sculptor and animator John Frame. We'll ask him about his work.

Candidate Conversation: Portland City Commissioner

OPB | April 16, 2012

We'll talk with Amanda Fritz and Mary Nolan, the two leading candidates for Portland City Commissioner Position No. 1.

Our Town: Woodburn

OPB | April 13, 2012

In the next in our ongoing Our Town series, we explore Woodburn.

Culture Club

OPB | April 12, 2012

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

Idaho Woman Charged in Abortion Case

OPB | April 12, 2012

An Idaho woman arrested for inducing her own abortion is taking her case to federal court. 

Teacher Strike?

OPB | April 12, 2012

Two local teachers' unions voted Wednesday evening on whether or not to go on strike.

The Future of Outdoor School

OPB | April 11, 2012

Portland Public Schools may cut funding for Outdoor School, a traditional part of the sixth grade science curriculum. What would this mean for you?

Internet Privacy?

OPB | April 11, 2012

We'll find out more about the internet privacy questions raised by a rape trial in Bend.

Environmental Update

OPB | April 11, 2012

EarthFix reporter Ashley Ahearn joins us to talk about the potential economic, health, and environmental impacts of coal in the Northwest.

Jonah Lehrer On Creativity

OPB | April 10, 2012

Jonah Lehrer joins us for a discussion about how creativity works.

Reducing Crime in North Portland

OPB | April 09, 2012

What's being done to reduce crime in the N Killingsworth neighborhood in Portland?

Class in Prison

OPB | April 06, 2012

Have you ever wondered what life is like behind bars?

Candidate Conversation: Portland Mayor

OPB | April 05, 2012

The leading candidates for Portland mayor join us to discuss law enforcement and their visions of the city in 10 years, among other things.

Closing Forest Roads

OPB | April 04, 2012

A new forest management plan would restrict access to thousands of miles of roads and trails in the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest.

Willamette River Superfund Site

OPB | April 04, 2012

We'll find out where we are in the process of cleaning up the polluted stretch of the Willamette River that's been designated a Superfund site.

Replica Guns

OPB | April 03, 2012

Should Portland ban replica guns in public spaces, in light of police shootings that involved people in possession of such guns?

PPS Cuts

OPB | April 03, 2012

Portland Superintendent Carole Smith will announce her recommended budget cuts at Monday's school board meeting.

The Wrecking Crew

OPB | April 02, 2012

The Wrecking Crew was a group of musicians in the 1960s and '70s that played on some of the biggest hits of the era, but remain relatively unknown.

Reinstating Frashour

OPB | April 02, 2012

A state arbitrator has ruled to reinstate Portland Police Officer Ronald Frashour, who fatally shot Aaron Campbell two years ago.


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