OPB | Broadcast: April 11, 2017
Alissa and Robbie Parker, whose daughter Emilie was killed in the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary, share their story. Also, a college program for migrant farm workers in Eastern Oregon, and a new report suggesting ways to bridge the state's budget gap.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 1, 2017
Oregon state house reporters give us the lay of the land on this first day of the 2017 legislative session. We hear how Oregon farmers may be affected by changing immigration policy. And a new study offers a unique approach to managing sea lions.
OPB | Broadcast: July 11, 2016
The Oregon blueberry harvest this year may be record-breaking. Also, a Portland Public School Board member has accused the district of bias, and we preview the Republican National Convention starting next week.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 2, 2015
If Congress doesn't act by Dec. 31, the stakeholders are back to square one.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 28, 2015
The Oregon State Fair runs through Labor Day, September 7. We broadcast live on the first day of the fair and talked to all kinds of participants — from the 4H exhibits to the table decorators, the paper artists, poets and sword swallowers.
OPB | Broadcast: June 3, 2015
Researchers in Eastern Oregon have come up with a way to create a kind of pasta seed pillow that may significantly boost the native species critical to the region's desert habitats.
OPB | Broadcast: June 2, 2015
Washington Governor Jay Inslee declared a statewide drought emergency in May. We discuss what that means for the state's residents and wildlife.
OPB | Broadcast: April 8, 2015
Gov. Kate Brown declared drought in Klamath County earlier this week and farmers are anxious about the low snowpack.
OPB | Broadcast: March 9, 2015
MONDAY: Financing farmland in Oregon can be a very tricky affair.
OPB | Broadcast: March 4, 2015
WEDNESDAY: With the average age of farmers nearing 60, farming internships are aiming to revitalize the industry with a younger generation.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 23, 2015
MONDAY: The departure of shipping company Hanjin from the Port of Portland could be devastating for hazelnut producers and processors.
OPB | Broadcast: 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 | Broadcast: Dec. 4, 2014
THURSDAY: Almost 200 years ago, the burgeoning city of Manhattan faced a crisis between growing urban development and lingering pastoral interests.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 23, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll hear from those who oppose and support Measure 92, which would require food manufacturers and retailers to label genetically engineered foods.
OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2014
THURSDAY: Oregon State University's Oregon Hops and Brewing Archive is the first archive in the country to document the history of beer.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 23, 2014
THURSDAY: It's been a particularly dry winter for Oregon. Businesses from agriculture to recreation are feeling the repercussions of the dry spell.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 12, 2013
TUESDAY: A new state advisory committee means industrial help could be planted in Oregon as early as next spring.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 22, 2013
TUESDAY: Washington voters will decide in November whether foods with genetically engineered ingredients have to be labeled.