OPB | Nov. 07, 2016
We hear about some unusual voting issues in Oregon and Washington, presidential powers writ large, and the staggering influence of Facebook.
OPB | July 28, 2016
Playwright and director Ginger Dayle wrote a play focused on Robert F. Kennedy's 1968 visit to Roseburg and the mass shooting there last October. Roseburg residents are unhappy about the play.
OPB | March 01, 2016
We'll hear about a bill that would allow pharmacists to prescribe a drug that helps reduce the effects of opioid overdoses. Then we'll get an update on Oregon's $50 a term community college program. Plus, a new study looks at the dramatic impact hatcheries have on the genes of steelhead trout.
OPB | Dec. 16, 2015
Umpqua Community College students, faculty, and others are considering options for the campus building where the deadly shooting took place Oct. 1
OPB | Dec. 04, 2015
We hear from Umpqua Community College students and community members about how people are coping two months after the deadly shooting in Roseburg.
OPB | Nov. 23, 2015
A black student reported he was attacked by three men early Saturday morning.
OPB | Oct. 06, 2015
Roseburg residents are raising money and offering moral support to those affected by the mass shooting there last week.
OPB | Oct. 02, 2015
We bring you updates and analysis of Thursday's deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.
OPB | Sept. 01, 2015
The Wayfinding Academy aims to be a new two-year college in Portland.
OPB | Aug. 25, 2015
Portland Tribune reporter Peter Korn looks into aggressive recruitment of low-income students and other questionable practices at for-profit colleges.
OPB | July 16, 2015
The Oregon Legislature passed a bill offering nearly free community college to certain high school graduates. We'll hear how a similar program is working in Tennessee.
OPB | June 18, 2015
A program in eastern Oregon offers high school students a chance to earn college credits, and educators in other parts of the state are attempting to replicate the program.
OPB | June 16, 2015
HB 2662 as it stands now would move Oregon a step closer to establishing the oft-discussed "Pay It Forward" college payment program.
OPB | June 09, 2015
In the final weeks of the 2015 session, a bill to make community college all but free for some students is still alive in the Oregon state legislature.
OPB | Jan. 15, 2015
THURSDAY: Some Oregon high schools are taking an unconventional approach to the governor's 40-40-20 plan.
OPB | Jan. 13, 2015
TUESDAY: We'll get reaction from University of Oregon alum and NPR's Portland-based sports reporter, Tom Goldman, who was in the press box in Arlington for the big game.
OPB | Jan. 12, 2015
MONDAY: In advance of the big game, an Oregon fan and an Ohio State fan go head to head.
OPB | Dec. 26, 2014
FRIDAY: We revisit our show from inside the Oregon State Penitentiary where we learned about the College Inside program.
OPB | Dec. 05, 2014
FRIDAY: Nebraska surprised everyone Thursday by announcing that longtime Oregon State football coach Mike Riley would be their next head coach.
OPB | Oct. 07, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 86, which would allow the state to borrow money to create a scholarship fund for Oregon students pursuing college or career training.