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Environmental Update On Vanishing Starfish And Coal Terminals

OPB |Oct. 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll hear why starfish are disappearing along North America's Pacific shoreline and the future of coal terminals. 

Oregon Considers Smoking Ban On Coastal Beaches

OPB |July 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about the Oregon Parks Department's proposal to ban smoking on beaches along the coast.

New Flood Insurance Maps Impact Northwest Residents

OPB |Oct. 23, 2013 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Residents in Oregon and Washington have had mixed reactions to new flood plain maps that could dramatically change their flood insurance rates.

The End of the Tsunami Sirens in Tillamook County

Nov. 02, 2012 12:20 p.m.

Tillamook County plans to stop the use of tsunami sirens in favor of other emergency alert tools.

Coming Out in Rural Regions

May 17, 2012 9 a.m.

We're talking to country music star Chely Wright about coming out as a lesbian. We'll also check in on the climate for gays and lesbians coming out in rural Oregon.

Rebroadcast: Paulann Petersen

June 14, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Oregon poet laureate, Paulann Petersen, calls herself an ambassador for poetry in Oregon. We explore what that means to her.

Shooting in Waldport Revisited

April 11, 2011 9:40 a.m.

As Lincoln City police officer Steven Dodds returns home, the prime suspect in his shooting, David Duhram, is still at large.

Waldport Reacts to Shooting

Jan. 28, 2011 9 a.m.

How has a shooting and manhunt on the Oregon coast affected the surrounding community?

Warming Up to Climate Change

Dec. 08, 2010 9 a.m.

How are businesses, individuals and governments preparing for environmental changes?

Northwest Passages: Brian Doyle

Sept. 30, 2010 9 a.m.

First time novelist Brian Doyle sings a song of Oregon in Mink River.

Northwest Passages: Diane Hammond

Aug. 17, 2010 9 a.m.

Oregon author Diane Hammond on her life and novels.

The Oregon Coast Lifestyle

April 20, 2010 9 a.m.

The Rural Economy Project visits Newport to explore what the coastal community is doing to attract "lifestyle entrepreneurs" and kickstart its economy.

Northwest Passages: Fisher Poets

Feb. 11, 2010 9 a.m.

Commercial fishermen gather annually in Astoria to share their poetry.

Rebroadcast: Stranded

Aug. 26, 2009 9 a.m.

Rebroadcast: What do finds on our beaches tell us about the rest of the world?

Coastal Exercises

Feb. 27, 2009 9 a.m.

Should the Navy expand its training exercises off the Oregon coast?

Layoff or Day Off?

Feb. 25, 2009 9 a.m.

To what degree should employees bear the burden of this economic crisis?

Dollars and Sense

Feb. 23, 2009 9 a.m.

Is the economy sending you back to school?

Fishing Families

Nov. 25, 2008 midnight

What does it take to make a living at sea, or to wait at home for a loved one who does?

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