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Gun Bill | Environmental Anxiety | Beavers

OPB | Broadcast: May 4, 2017

A new law would allow guns to be taken from people if they're found to be a risk to themselves or others. Also, a new podcast about climate change. And the history and biology of beavers.

Beaverton Man Claims Oregon Board Violated His First Amendment Rights

OPB | Broadcast: May 3, 2017

Mats Järlström has an engineering degree from Sweden, but when he tried to share his idea to improve traffic light timing, an Oregon board fined him for practicing engineering without a license.

News Roundtable April 1, 2016 | Wolf Kills | OSU Beavers at Final Four | Accounting Memoir

OPB | Broadcast: April 1, 2016

We talk with our news roundtable about some of the biggest stories in the week's news. Then we we take up the state wildlife agency's decision to kill four wolves, the OSU Beavers women's basketball team making it to the final four, and the wild tale of a "bad boy" accountant.

News Roundtable: Jan. 15, 2016 | 'Once They Were Hats'

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 15, 2016

We talk with our rotating panel of news watchers about some of the big stories of the week, and then with the author of "Once They Were Hats," a new natural history of the beaver.

Beaverton Family Farm Celebrates 150 Years

OPB | Broadcast: July 7, 2015

Mid Valley Farm is celebrating its 150-year anniversary of being a family-owned operation.

Beavers Provide Free Labor To Build Salmon Habitat

OPB | Broadcast: March 16, 2015

TUESDAY: Not all dams are bad for salmon.

Oregon State Football Coach Mike Riley Leaves For Nebraska

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 5, 2014

FRIDAY: Nebraska surprised everyone Thursday by announcing that longtime Oregon State football coach Mike Riley would be their next head coach.

Uber Launches In Portland Suburbs

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 13, 2014

THURSDAY: Ride-sharing is coming to four cities in the Portland metro area, even though it's still prohibited within the city of Portland.

The Backstory On The Bosnian War Criminal Arrested In Beaverton

OPB | Broadcast: July 29, 2014

TUESDAY: The first woman convicted of Bosnian war crimes was arrested in Beaverton in 2011.

Beaverton Schools Want iPads For All Students

OPB | Broadcast: April 24, 2014

THURSDAY: If Beaverton's school bond measure passes in May, the district will use some of the money to get a device into the hands of every one of its students.

School Funding On The May Ballot

OPB | Broadcast: April 29, 2013

There are ten local school funding measures on the May 21 special election ballot. Will you be affected?

Adjusting To Cuts At The Beaverton School District

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 9, 2012

Earlier this year, the Beaverton School Board approved a budget that eliminated 344 teaching positions — and sparked a series of other changes.

School Cuts in Beaverton

OPB | Broadcast: April 23, 2012

A budget proposal in the Beaverton School District would eliminate 344 jobs as part of an effort to make up a $37 million shortfall.