OPB | Broadcast: March 31, 2017
We talk about Ducks basketball, a proposed Office of Outdoor Recreation, and big news stories from the week.
OPB | Broadcast: March 16, 2017
We hear what climate change bills lawmakers are thinking about. We discuss the music of grief. Then we turn to the business of university sports marketing. We end the hour with an in-depth look at the Irish Dancing World Championship.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 26, 2016
Geoff Norcross talks to three different authors about how athletic obsession can help us and hurt us.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2016
Our news roundtable discusses the biggest stories of the week, we hear from a developer who is donating property for a homeless shelter and we talk to football players protesting the national anthem.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 19, 2016
We find out more about a massive budget shortfall in the Oregon Health Authority, the status of the state's foster care system according to a recent report, and a new addition to the Sports Hall of Fame.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 16, 2016
We hear the latest business news, check in on Oregon Shakespeare Festival's ongoing "American Revolutions" historical plays project, hear about a recall election in Grant Co., and get updates on the Olympics from NPR's Tom Goldman.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 4, 2016
Our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest stories of the week. We find out how hospital monopolies drive up prices. And NPR's Tom Goldman joins us from Rio de Janeiro for a preview of the Olympics.
OPB | Broadcast: July 13, 2016
This summer, former University of Oregon and current TrackTown USA star Alexi Pappas will lace up her running shoes for the Greek team at this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
OPB | Broadcast: March 3, 2016
We learn whether ‘The Blob’ is dead and gone for good. We talk with the Portland Business Alliance about their perspective on homeless camping. And we discuss the Portland Trailblazers and their somewhat surprisingly successful season.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 7, 2015
The Portland Timbers took home the MLS Cup for the first time after a 2-1 win over the Columbus Crew.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 2, 2015
The Timbers are headed to the MLS Cup finals this weekend for the first time in the history of the franchise.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 30, 2015
We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 13, 2015
Jamie Sims has been umpiring local Little League games for over a decade. Now, he's headed to the big show in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 5, 2015
The University of Oregon has settled the lawsuit brought by a student who alleged she was raped by three college basketball players.
OPB | Broadcast: June 25, 2015
Some of the best athletes in the country are in Eugene for the USA Track and Field Championships, which go through this weekend.
OPB | Broadcast: June 4, 2015
ProPublica reporter David Epstein heard from several former team members and coaches at Nike Oregon Project that famed coach Alberto Salazar broke drug rules.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 3, 2015
TUESDAY: Portland Mountain Rescue helped save three climbers who fell on Mt. Hood this weekend. How can similar incidents be prevented in the future?
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 2, 2015
FRIDAY: You don't have to be a football fan to have heard that the Oregon Ducks won the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. Next up: the national championship.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 29, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk about expectation for the Portland Trail Blazers coming off a playoff series win.
OPB | Broadcast: June 19, 2014
THURSDAY: What are the socioeconomic effects of mega-sports events like the World Cup on the host country and the world?