OPB | Feb. 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: A new assessment for students entering kindergarten has some state leaders concerned about results, and some critics questioning the content and method of the test itself.
OPB | Feb. 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll talk to graphic novelist Chris Ware at Literary Arts. A limited number of tickets are available.
OPB | Feb. 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: An audit released Monday by the Oregon Secretary of State's office suggests that the state's Office of Emergency Management faces internal challenges that could hamper disaster response.
OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: The co-creator, writer, and star of Portlandia gives us a sneak peek at the upcoming season.
OPB | Feb. 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: A movement in Congress hopes to bar serial killers and other infamous criminals from profiting from the sale of personal artifacts.
OPB | Feb. 03, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: The mysterious disease that affects these iconic sea creatures has been dubbed "sea star wasting syndrome."
OPB | Jan. 13, 2014 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: Portland is facing a $95 million tab in repairs to a municipal building many consider an eyesore. Should it be fixed or torn down?
OPB | Jan. 09, 2014 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: While the ubiquity of smart technology has led to greater awareness of human rights issues worldwide, obtaining the metals used in these devices often comes with a terrible human cost.
OPB | Dec. 13, 2013 12:45 p.m.
FRIDAY: A small arts organization in Corvallis is convening a poetry reading this Friday — to ferns. We'll talk to one of the three readers and find out what appealed to her about the idea of reading poetry to a leafy plant.
OPB | Dec. 12, 2013 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Some of the 50 worst charities in America raise funds from Oregonians. Oregon has a new law that encourages residents to avoid these kinds of charities.
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