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Oregon-Based LAIKA's Latest Film Nominated For 2 Academy Awards

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 31, 2017

"Kubo and the Two Strings," the second animated film ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for best visual effects, tells the story of a one-eyed boy on a quest to unravel a family mystery.

Remembering Oregon's Lost Summer Hangouts

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 14, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll hear stories about Oregonians' favorite summertime hangout spots from the past.

Making Oscar Predictions

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 28, 2014

FRIDAY: The 86th Academy Awards are Sunday. Which movies, actors, and actresses are you hoping will win?

Gone Home Makes Waves In Video Game Scene

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 27, 2013

A local gamer is making national headlines with his game Gone Home.

Forty Years in an Enchanted Forest

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 12, 2011

Enchanted Forest, a theme park south of Salem, celebrates its 40th anniversary this week. How did it become an Oregon landmark?

Idolizing Musicians

OPB | Broadcast: July 1, 2011

American Idol is not the only musical talent show on television, nor was it among the first. But that won't deter gobs of performers from lining up at the Rose Garden on July 2 to audition for their 15 minutes of fame.

Making a District a Destination

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 16, 2010

What's the future of the Memorial Coliseum and Rose Quarter?

Can You Trust Law Enforcement?

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 18, 2010

Can you trust the police to solve your community's problems?

Checking Credit

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 8, 2010

Should an employer be allowed to look at your credit history before they hire you?

The Reality of Reality TV

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 5, 2010

Oregon's reality tv stars speak out about the reality of reality tv.