OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 8, 2017
We learn more about the newly named Portland police chief, talk to a woman trying to address a culture of sexual violence on social media, and listen back to our interview with "Tides" author Jonathan White.
OPB | July 24, 2017
A cyberbullying incident at Whiteaker Middle School in the Salem-Keizer school district shows the challenges educators face when trying to deal with off-campus bullying.
OPB | Broadcast: July 10, 2017
A local doctor used a 3-D printer to make a prosthetic hand for a 6 year old. Also, a fire shuts down one of the main homeless service centers near the Springwater trail. And we learn about an undercover investigation into plant trafficking.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 7, 2016
We hear about some unusual voting issues in Oregon and Washington, presidential powers writ large, and the staggering influence of Facebook.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 3, 2016
Philomath resident Camille Storch was named Oregon's Instagram photographer to follow by Time magazine. She explained why her account represents the state.
OPB | Broadcast: March 31, 2016
We talk to an analyst who took up Donald Trump's Twitter activity to see what it revealed. Oregon poet Elizabeth Woody joins us. And we hear from the mother of a child with microcephaly.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 30, 2015
FRIDAY: Super Bowl commercials are an American tradition but has the digital age rendered them old-fashioned?
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 8, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about an inter-agency effort to prevent gang violence in Multnomah County: the Gang Impacted Family Team (GIFT) program.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 6, 2014
MONDAY: We'll talk with U.S. Supreme Court watcher Lisa McElroy about the start of the new term this week.
OPB | Broadcast: July 18, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: April 15, 2014
TUESDAY: A group of nine medical care providers is the first to regionally adopt an online medical information portal.
OPB | Broadcast: April 15, 2014
TUESDAY: McClatchy Newspapers obtained the still-classified conclusions of a Senate investigation into the CIA's use of interrogation tactics.
OPB | Broadcast: March 19, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Ron Wyden (D-OR) is one of the Senate's most vocal watchdogs on the issue of data collection by intelligence agencies.
OPB | Broadcast: March 17, 2014
MONDAY: We examine free speech issues raised by the ACLU after at least 20 public High School students were suspended for retweeting a rumor about a teacher.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 7, 2014
TUESDAY: Oregon has just joined a growing number of states that allow businesses to register as a Benefit Companies — meaning corporations can be defined not only by profit-making but by social goals as well.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 19, 2013
TUESDAY: Know Your City (formerly the Dill Pickle Club) has launched a new mobile app that takes people on a guided, multicultural history tour of downtown Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 2, 2013
What does the media landscape look like where you live?
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 30, 2013
At the behest of Governor John Kitzhaber, Oregon lawmakers return for a special session on Monday, October 30th. OPB Salem correspondent Chris Lehman joins us from the capitol.
OPB | Broadcast: June 13, 2013
As graduation season is upon us, we'll look at who's graduating with non-standard diplomas and who's not graduating at all — and explore the implications.