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Social Media Is Changing Advertising

OPB |Jan. 30, 2015 12:50 p.m.

FRIDAY: Super Bowl commercials are an American tradition but has the digital age rendered them old-fashioned?

Email Reveals More About Affordable Housing Conflict

OPB |Jan. 30, 2015 12:15 p.m.

FRIDAY: An email mistakenly sent to OPB reveals behind-the-scenes strategizing by developers to avoid committing to affordable housing on Portland's South Waterfront.

News Roundtable: January 29, 2015

OPB |Jan. 29, 2015 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Application Brings Nestlé One Step Closer To Oregon

OPB |Jan. 29, 2015 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Nestlé has cleared one more hurdle in its effort to open a water bottling plant in Cascade Locks.

Rainn Wilson Plays An Unlikeable Portland Detective In "Backstrom"

OPB |Jan. 28, 2015 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: "Backstrom" is Fox's new TV series set in Portland featuring Rainn Wilson as a brilliant but misanthropic detective.

City Will Vote On Plan For Affordable Housing In N/NE Portland

OPB |Jan. 28, 2015 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Traci Manning from the Portland Housing Bureau lays out plans for how $20 million in affordable housing money will be spent.

Waiting For University Of Oregon Documents

OPB |Jan. 26, 2015 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The University of Oregon has demanded the return of 22,000 pages of documents that were obtained by an unnamed professor who has so far refused to give them back.

A New Source Of Hydropower: City Water Pipes

OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.

News Roundtable: January 23, 2015

OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

How Much Affordable Housing Will Portland's South Waterfront Include?

OPB |Jan. 22, 2015 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Oregonian's Brad Schmidt fills us in on the latest on affordable developments in the South Waterfront neighborhood.

Crowdfunding Oregon Businesses

OPB |Jan. 22, 2015 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: A new crowd-funding law will let anyone become an investor in an Oregon startup or expanding business.

Washington Constitutional Amendment Would Change Ballot Initiative Process

OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A Washington constitutional amendment would force ballot initiatives to include specific funding plans.

United Noshes Dishes Up International Feasts

OPB |Jan. 19, 2015 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: United Noshes is creating delicacies from around the world for Portland diners.

"Don't Shoot Portland" Aims To Tackle Root Causes Of Violence

OPB |Jan. 19, 2015 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: In the last few weeks, Don't Shoot Portland shut down a Portland Public School meeting and a town hall held by Senator Ron Wyden.

Branding PDX: The Carpet, The Cuckoo Clock, Food Carts & More

OPB |Jan. 16, 2015 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll be live from PDX to talk about the restaurants and other vendors at the Portland airport, what's behind the #pdxcarpet phenomenon & more.

Naturopaths Fight For Equal Status In Oregon

OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Naturopathic doctors are pushing for legislation that would allow them to be considered primary care physicians in Oregon.

Portland Public Schools Will Redraw Boundaries

OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland Public Schools is beginning the process of redrawing the boundaries for neighborhood schools, and restricting transfers between schools.

Environmental Update On Carbon, Herbicide Spraying, and Climate Change

OPB |Jan. 13, 2015 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll check in with reporters from our EarthFix team about some of the stories they're following.

Who Owns A Human Genome?

OPB |Jan. 13, 2015 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Has the technology that enables us to sequence the human genome outpaced our ability to regulate data and protect individual privacy?

Ducks Lose

OPB |Jan. 13, 2015 12:06 p.m.

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.

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