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Eugene Writes Carbon Reduction Into Law

OPB |July 31, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Eugene city council passed an ordinance this week that requires concrete plans to meet the city's carbon reduction goals.

Why Hasn't Uber Come To Portland?

OPB |July 28, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll look into why Uber's car-sharing service is available in more than 100 cities across the world -- but not in Portland.

Does Mandatory Sick Leave Work For Everyone?

OPB |June 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: A proposed mandatory sick leave ordinance in Eugene is modeled off the one that passed in Portland last year.

Different Approaches To Homelessness In Eugene

OPB |Jan. 30, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: In Eugene, there are various options for people experiencing homelessness — both legal and illegal.

Eugene Dumps Fossil Fuel Investments

OPB |Jan. 16, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: Following the lead of other progressive cities across the U.S., Eugene has decided to divest from fossil fuel companies.

The Eugene Mission Downsizes

Aug. 08, 2013 12:20 p.m.

The Eugene Mission is imposing new admission limits. What will that mean for the homeless population in the area?

Eugene Elections

May 09, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Candidates for city council and mayor of Eugene join us to talk local politics.

The Ross Brothers

Dec. 29, 2011 9:30 a.m.

The Ross brothers live in Eugene: one is a respected journalist; one is homeless. They came together on Think Out Loud earlier this year to share their stories.

Weekend Look-Ahead 11/17

Nov. 17, 2011 9:45 a.m.

Music fans have a lot to choose from in Portland and Eugene this weekend. We'll hear two entertainment writers' top picks.

The Ross Brothers

Sept. 30, 2011 9:30 a.m.

Andrew and Winston Ross are two brothers living very different lives in Eugene. One is a successful journalist; the other has been homeless since he was 18.

To Pledge or Not to Pledge?

July 05, 2011 9:45 a.m.

The Eugene City Council got national attention this week for a vote on whether or not to start their meetings with the Pledge of Allegiance.

Proposed Tax Increases in Eugene and Baker County

May 11, 2011 9 a.m.

We're tackling two more items from the May ballot: a five-year levy to raise $3.6 million for Baker School District and a temporary income tax in Eugene to fund schools.

(Not) On a Jet Plane

July 16, 2008 midnight

How will airline cutbacks impact the way you travel?

Oregon Runs Wild

June 27, 2008 midnight

Tapping into Oregon's running culture.

Declaration of Candidacy Day

March 11, 2008 midnight

Do you know who you'll vote for this May 20th?

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