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Rural Economy | Sage Grouse Plans | Steelhead

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 10, 2017

The federal government has announced changes to a carefully negotiated sage grouse conservation plan. Also, steelhead may face extinction because of sea lions, and the economy in rural Oregon is not picking up the way it is in urban areas.

Talking Business | Salmon, Dams And Climate Change | Drug Bill | Security Cameras

OPB | Broadcast: July 11, 2017

A home security camera at a rental property stirs up legal issues. A reporter looks into climate change, dams and salmon. A Oregon bill reduces the penalties for drug possession. Also, we talk regional business news with Suzanne Stevens.

Talking Business | Grand Jury Transcripts | Concealed Carry Reciprocity | Medicine Costs

OPB | Broadcast: March 28, 2017

The latest local business news, a movement to extend reciprocity between states for concealed carry permits, grand jury transcripts in the Quanice Hayes case, and an in-depth look at how pharmaceutical companies set the prices for drugs.

Talking Business | Local Superintendent Wins Award | War On The Media?

OPB | Broadcast: March 7, 2017

The Editor of the Portland Business Journal gives us some of the latest business news. The North Clackamas Superintendent wins a national award. And a UO professor says maybe President Trump's antagonism towards the press isn't such a bad thing.

Minimum Wage | Police Chief Retires | Talking Business | Editorial Changes

OPB | Broadcast: June 27, 2016

The Portland police chief retires, minimum wage goes up, and the editor of the Oregonian's opinion page goes East. Also, we catch up on the latest business news.

Talking Business

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 1, 2015

Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.

Challenges Especially Steep For Women With Startups

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 27, 2015

We talk with a startup entrepreneur and a company that funds them about the challenges of the industry and how women fare in this arena.

Is Wall Street Scooping Up Portland Rentals?

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 14, 2015

Publicly traded Wall Street companies have started buying single-family homes in Portland. What does this mean for local renters and the city's housing market?

Craft Brewers Gather In Portland

OPB | Broadcast: April 16, 2015

More than 11,000 people are in the Rose City for the 32nd annual Craft Brewers Conference.

Exploring "Conscious Capitalism"

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 16, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll talk with Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, about his approach to business and why he only wants people to buy his products if they actually need them.

Talking Business

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 9, 2014

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.

Talking Business

OPB | Broadcast: May 13, 2014

TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.

How To Survive As An All Ages Music Venue

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 10, 2014

MONDAY: The recent closure of the Backspace coffee shop and all-ages venue, in Northwest Portland, points to a bigger question: how can clubs allow access to underage patrons while staying financially viable?

Trader Joe's Withdraws From Northeast Portland

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 3, 2014

MONDAY: Trader Joe's announced this morning that it is halting development plans for its store in Northeast Portland.

Talking Business

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 16, 2013

MONDAY: In our regular business update, we'll discuss the labor deal at the Port of Portland, federal money for NuScale, and more.