OPB | Dec. 11, 2013 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with the newly confirmed head of the Oregon Lottery, former Labor Commissioner, Jack Roberts.
OPB | Nov. 27, 2013 12:20 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: An investigative series by The Oregonian suggests the Oregon Lottery may be catering to gambling addicts.
July 09, 2013 12:20 p.m.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report a dramatic increase in prescription drug overdoses, especially among women.
March 26, 2013 12:35 p.m.
Crime is on the rise in Medford, Oregon. Some say increases in drug use and drug trafficking are the biggest causes.
Feb. 15, 2013 12:20 p.m.
A bill introduced this session would require bar and restaurant employees to be on the lookout for gambling addiction.
Dec. 15, 2011 9:06 a.m.
The nation's second oldest drug court is turning 20 Thursday. We'll explore the history and effectiveness of the Multnomah County system.
Sept. 01, 2011 9:06 a.m.
A whole industry has developed to help troubled teens. In this rebroacast, you'll hear about some of those in the business — from transport companies to consultants.
Aug. 17, 2011 9:25 a.m.
Most people know of methadone as a treatment for heroin addiction. Its uses have broadened and a black market has followed. Last year in Oregon, it claimed more lives than heroin.
July 12, 2011 9:06 a.m.
If you have a severely troubled teenager, where do you turn for help? How do you know who to trust?
April 11, 2011 9:06 a.m.
Portland Mayor Sam Adams is pushing for revised drug free zones to combat crime. Will they work? Are they constitutional?
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