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Portland's New Bridge

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 11, 2015

The first new bridge built in Portland since the 1970's opens this weekend. It will not carry any cars.

Oregon-Led Bridge Plan Gets A Hearing In Salem

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 13, 2014

THURSDAY: Lawmakers heard testimony Wednesday on a proposal to build a new bridge across the Columbia River without funding from Washington state.

Name That Bridge: The Four Finalists

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 22, 2014

WEDNESDAY: TriMet announced four top choices for naming the new bridge across the Willamette. Which one would you choose?

How Police Officers Talk A Would-Be Jumper Down

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2013

MONDAY: What's it like to try to talk would-be jumpers out of taking their own lives, as Portland Police officers did recently on the Vista and Fremont bridges?

Exploring Safety Concerns About The Morrison Bridge

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 14, 2013

We'll find out about a lawsuit that alleges the recent 10-month renovation work on the Morrison Bridge may need to be redone. 

Columbia River Crossing Dies in Olympia

OPB | Broadcast: July 1, 2013

After eight years and $175 million spent on planning, the Columbia River Crossing project has apparently died. 

Culture Club

OPB | Broadcast: May 2, 2013

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

The Road To Bridgetown

OPB | Broadcast: April 22, 2013

The Bridgetown Comedy Festival took place this weekend. We talked to a few Portland comedians about how they got started in comedy.

Washington Legislature Check-In

OPB | Broadcast: March 12, 2013

We'll get an update from Olympia reporter Austin Jenkins on some big issues in the Washington Legislature right now.

Watching And Waiting On The Sellwood Bridge

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 23, 2013

We'll hear the latest on the replacement of the Sellwood bridge, the state's most heavily traveled two-lane bridge.

Under the Bridges Tours

OPB | Broadcast: June 20, 2012

What do tours of homeless camps mean to those inside and outside of the homeless community?

Matt Love's Yaquina Bay Bridge

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 25, 2011

Newport author Matt Love joins us to talk about his love for what he calls "The Green Lady," the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport.

Rising Rivers

OPB | Broadcast: June 8, 2011

Unless you work on the water, it's easy to ignore gradual changes in river levels. But as several rivers in Oregon approach and exceed flood stage, some people are starting to take notice.

Election Night Live Coverage

OPB | Broadcast: May 17, 2011

The ballot boxes close at 8 p.m. We'll have live election coverage beginning at 9 p.m.

Damascus & The Sellwood Bridge

OPB | Broadcast: May 9, 2011

We'll talk about two items on the May ballot: the Sellwood Bridge replacement fee in Clackamas County and the comprehensive plan Damascus voters will be considering.