OPB | Broadcast: July 25, 2017
We learn about a recent survey on how mass shootings are covered in the news, hear about how emergency managers are planning for the eclipse, and then sit down with artist and writer Nicole Georges.
OPB | Broadcast: March 28, 2016
In our second installment of Regional Roundup, we'll check in with the East Oregonian, to hear what's afoot in Pendleton. Then we talk to an Ashland-based about how we know or don’t know what animals are feeling. And we’ll hear about how some corporations are trying to fight climate change by collaborating with each other — and why that might put them in legally dubious territory.
OPB | Broadcast: June 15, 2015
Burns resident Julie Weikel has just returned from a 10-15 mile a day trek.
OPB | Broadcast: April 21, 2015
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has reopened the public comment period on a proposal to list the fisher as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
OPB | Broadcast: March 31, 2015
TUESDAY: A bill in the Oregon legislature would limit the use of antibiotics on farms and ranches to only sick animals.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 28, 2015
WEDNESDAY: With seven breeding pairs confirmed in Oregon, wolf protections will become more flexible.
OPB | Broadcast: July 18, 2014
FRIDAY: These rabbit-related animals are an indicator species and a recent study of pikas in the Columbia River Gorge could help track climate change in the region.
OPB | Broadcast: June 13, 2014
FRIDAY: After a bear was removed from a tree in NE Portland this week, we wanted to know what kinds of policies are in place to deal with wildlife in urban areas.
OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2014
THURSDAY: The court reversed a misdemeanor conviction for animal neglect, throwing out evidence from a veterinarian who tested a dog without a warrant.
OPB | Broadcast: April 11, 2014
FRIDAY: As the Oregon Zoo celebrates the 52nd birthday of Packy the elephant, an animal rights group says it's time to send him to live in an elephant sanctuary.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 15, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Oregon cattle ranchers react to plans to reappoint some public lands currently used for cattle grazing as a protected habitat for the sage grouse.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 4, 2013
WEDNESDAY: An animal rights group has filed a writ of habeas corpus on behalf of a chimpanzee named Tommy, in an effort to take him from his owners and have him put in a sanctuary.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 5, 2012
The ownership questions surrounding the newborn baby elephant at the Oregon Zoo bring up important issues about elephants living in captivity.