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News Roundtable: December 5, 2014

OPB | Dec. 05, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Leaving Fluoride Debate Behind To Deal With Children's Dental Health

OPB | Dec. 03, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Opponents and proponents of adding fluoride to Portland's water produced a report about alternative ways to improve children's dental health in Multnomah County.

News Roundtable: June 6, 2014

OPB | June 06, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

OSU Group Wants To Promote Healthy Masculinity

OPB | May 16, 2014

FRIDAY: An OSU men's program hopes to promotes healthy, responsible masculine identities, and educate men about sexual violence.

News Roundtable: Year In Review

OPB | Dec. 27, 2013

FRIDAY: Our news roundtable takes a look back at the year's big stories.

Craft Whiskey Distilleries In The Northwest

OPB | Oct. 15, 2013

While Oregon and Washington have long been renowned for their microbreweries, the craft whiskey distilling movement is only now beginning to come of age in the region.

Buying Liquor In Washington

OPB | Aug. 07, 2013

It's been just over a year since liquor sales in Washington went private. We'll find out how things have changed.

Special Election Results

OPB | May 22, 2013

We'll discuss how some of the major ballot items across the state fared in the May special election.

Special Election: Fluoride

OPB | May 07, 2013

As the May special election nears, we'll check in with both sides of the water fluoridation debate. 

News Roundtable: May 3, 2013

OPB | May 03, 2013

We'll review the biggest national and regional news stories of the week with our colleages at KUOW's The Conversation.

OLCC's Pharo Steps Down

OPB | Oct. 26, 2012

The embattled head of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission announced this week that he will step down. 

News Roundtable

OPB | Sept. 14, 2012

We'll review the top local and national news of the week.

News Roundtable

OPB | Aug. 24, 2012

We'll review the top local and national news of the week.

Fluoride in Portland Water

OPB | Aug. 14, 2012

Portlanders have rejected proposals to fluoridate the water supply three times — most recently in 1980. How might a new effort be different?

Privatization of Washington Liquor Stores

OPB | May 31, 2012

After 78 years of state liquor sales, alcohol will be back on the shelves of Washington grocery stores Friday.

Oregon and Alcohol

OPB | Dec. 22, 2010

We explore the growth of Oregon's alcohol industry.

Private vs. Public Liquor Sales

OPB | Sept. 15, 2010

Should liquor sales be controlled by the state?

Checking Credit

OPB | Feb. 08, 2010

Should an employer be allowed to look at your credit history before they hire you?

Making Public Records Public

OPB | Dec. 07, 2009

Will increased access to Oregon's public records and meetings change your relationship to state government?