Episodes: April, 2012
April 30, 2012
We will discuss the details of the new definition of autism and what people might expect from the changes.
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.
April 26, 2012
April 25, 2012
Comedian Marc Maron talks about his WTF podcast, which he records in his garage.
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.
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.
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.
A group of passionate parents says closing the state's only all-girls public school would be a big mistake.
A budget proposal in the Beaverton School District would eliminate 344 jobs as part of an effort to make up a $37 million shortfall.
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?
April 19, 2012
The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.
April 18, 2012
Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.
Two major export efforts are afoot in Coos Bay. We turn to Amelia Templeton with OPB's Earthfix for an update.
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.
April 16, 2012
We'll talk with Amanda Fritz and Mary Nolan, the two leading candidates for Portland City Commissioner Position No. 1.
April 13, 2012
April 12, 2012
An Idaho woman arrested for inducing her own abortion is taking her case to federal court.
Two local teachers' unions voted Wednesday evening on whether or not to go on strike.
April 11, 2012
We'll find out more about the internet privacy questions raised by a rape trial in Bend.
EarthFix reporter Ashley Ahearn joins us to talk about the potential economic, health, and environmental impacts of coal in the Northwest.
April 10, 2012
April 9, 2012
April 6, 2012
April 5, 2012
April 4, 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.
April 3, 2012
Portland Superintendent Carole Smith will announce her recommended budget cuts at Monday's school board meeting.
April 2, 2012
A state arbitrator has ruled to reinstate Portland Police Officer Ronald Frashour, who fatally shot Aaron Campbell two years ago.