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Talking Business

OPB | June 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, talks about the business stories on her radar.

News Roundtable: May 16, 2014

OPB | May 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

Is Central Oregon's Economy Turning A Corner?

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

THURSDAY: Recent unemployment figures suggest that Central Oregon's economy is improving. It was one of the hardest hit by the recession and housing bust.

Exploring Firefighter Fatigue

Aug. 29, 2013 12:20 p.m.

Firefighters work long shifts in intense conditions. What keeps them coming back for more, and how do they prevent fatigue?

Graduation Stories

June 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

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.

Federal Lawsuit Claims Oregon Violates Americans With Disabilities Act

April 03, 2013 12:20 p.m.

The U.S. Department of Justice has joined a class action lawsuit filed by disability advocacy groups against the Oregon Department of Human Services.

Who Is The Breadwinner In Your Family?

March 22, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What responsibilities and privileges go along with being the breadwinner, or staying home?

Culture Club

Feb. 28, 2013 12:45 p.m.

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

Youth Unemployment

April 19, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.

Responding to Rising Health Care Costs

April 18, 2012 9:15 a.m.

Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.

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