OPB | March 17, 2015
TUESDAY: The new Cowlitz mega-casino is expect to have a big impact on Oregon gaming revenue.
OPB | Feb. 12, 2015
THURSDAY: A new report from the city economist provides a surprising contradiction to the narrative that Portland is a place for young people to retire.
OPB | Feb. 11, 2015
WEDNESDAY: South Korean shipping company Hanjin accounts for a large percentage of business at the Port of Portland, and now the company says it's taking that business elsewhere.
OPB | Jan. 27, 2015
TUESDAY: Ontario, one of the most economically depressed cities in Oregon, is seeing jobs come back into town through the onion industry.
OPB | Jan. 22, 2015
THURSDAY: A new crowd-funding law will let anyone become an investor in an Oregon startup or expanding business.
OPB | Jan. 20, 2015
TUESDAY: Ever since skeletal remains were found in 1996 on the banks of the Columbia river in Kennewick, Washington, the origin and custody of those bones has been in dispute.
OPB | Jan. 16, 2015
FRIDAY: We'll be live from PDX to talk about the restaurants and other vendors at the Portland airport, what's behind the #pdxcarpet phenomenon & more.
OPB | Jan. 13, 2015
TUESDAY: Has the technology that enables us to sequence the human genome outpaced our ability to regulate data and protect individual privacy?
OPB | Jan. 12, 2015
MONDAY: Many of the predictions of personalized medicine have fallen flat since the human genome was sequenced in 2003. Are we really on the dawn of a new era in health care?
OPB | Jan. 08, 2015
THURSDAY: Portland Mayor Charlie Hales wants to give voters choices on how to raise funds for street repair and maintenance.
OPB | Jan. 05, 2015
MONDAY: The 12th annual Oregon Business Plan Leadership Summit convenes Tuesday to discuss priorities and policy proposals for 2015.
OPB | Dec. 30, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland Business Journal editor Suzanne Stevens and Oregonian business editor Scott Nelson look back at some of the big business stories of 2014.
OPB | Dec. 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The state is becoming increasingly known for growing this underground fungal delicacy. It's not unusual for truffles to sell for $3000 per pound and more.
OPB | Dec. 09, 2014
TUESDAY: A new report out by economist Joe Cortright suggests that persistent poverty, rather than gentrification, is the biggest urban challenge.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Mayor Charlie Hales, City Commissioner Steve Novick, and critics of the latest version of the plan to pay for repairs and maintenance of city roads.
OPB | Oct. 17, 2014
FRIDAY: We sit down with candidates from the Pacific Green, Libertarian, Progressive, and Constitution parties.
OPB | Oct. 01, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Multnomah County is reevaluating the way it enforces backyard beekeepers.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll dig into the policy implications of the data we heard about last week, specifically the racial disparity in infant mortality rates.
OPB | Sept. 18, 2014
THURSDAY: New infant mortality data from Multnomah County show an increasing disparity between white women and women of color.