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New Oregon Laws Taking Effect In 2015

OPB |Jan. 05, 2015 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: In addition to recreational marijuana, 2015 brings changes to laws governing home sales, underage drinking, minimum wage, concealed handguns and more.

Beer at Food Carts?

March 01, 2012 9:15 a.m.

One food cart pod wants to be allowed to serve beer and wine, but Portland city officials don't like the idea.

Winter Drinks

Dec. 28, 2011 9:45 a.m.

When the weather gets chilly and the fires are burning, what drink do you reach for? We got some beverage advice at the beginning of the season and we'll bring it to you again today.

Winter Drinks

Nov. 04, 2011 9:40 a.m.

It suddenly got rather cold this week. Luckily, local brewers and distillers are releasing porters, ciders, and spiced wines to keep you warm.

Ken Burns on Prohibition

Aug. 04, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Master documentarian Ken Burns talks about his new film Prohibition in front of a live audience at OPB. What would you like to ask him?

Oregon and Alcohol

Dec. 22, 2010 9 a.m.

We explore the growth of Oregon's alcohol industry.

Private vs. Public Liquor Sales

Sept. 15, 2010 9 a.m.

Should liquor sales be controlled by the state?

Reducing Harm

March 12, 2010 9 a.m.

What are the ethics of "harm reduction" programs like needle exchange programs or supervised injection sites?

Making Public Records Public

Dec. 07, 2009 9 a.m.

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

Getting Tough About Driving Drunk

Aug. 31, 2009 9 a.m.

Are drunk driving laws tough enough?

Change to Oregon Rape Law?

June 25, 2009 9 a.m.

If a woman becomes drunk, blacks out and is raped, should prosecutors be allowed to charge rape or first degree sex abuse? Or should the current law be retained, which only allows a defendant to be charged with sex abuse in the second degree?

12,000 Jobs

May 18, 2009 9 a.m.

What do you think of the Governor's plan to create 12,000 new jobs?

As We Are: Addicted

March 12, 2009 9 a.m.

How has addiction touched your life?

School Trips

May 20, 2008 midnight

What is the most effective way to curb alcohol and drug abuse among students on college campuses?

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