OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 18, 2017
The Eastern Oregon Film Festival kicks off this weekend. Douglas County is considering dramatic changes to its county government. And a PSU chemistry professor is innovating art restoration.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 13, 2017
We hear about a debate around diversity in humanities education at Reed College and an effort to save an iconic Portland video store. And our news roundtable takes up some of the week's big stories.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 3, 2017
A boarding house in Eugene was one of the only places African American travelers could stay in the mid-20th century. Also, we'll learn what's on the docket for the Supreme Court that might affect Oregon. And the latest business news.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 14, 2017
Portland's Mayor Ted Wheeler discusses Amazon, freeway widening, and more. Also, we learn more about type 1 diabetes. And we celebrate the career of Steve Amen, host of "Oregon Field Guide."
OPB | Broadcast: March 2, 2017
Can Portland host big conventions? Will downtown Eugene ban dogs? What happens next for Portland's beleaguered port? And what does it take for women to break into film directing?
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 9, 2017
Oregon's attorney general joins the show to talk about her role and how Donald Trump's presidency is changing how she does her job. Also, the Portland International Film Festival turns 40 this year.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 11, 2016
This hour on TOL: An update of regional business news; a conversation with the four Portland teens whose film was featured at the White House Student Film Festival; and lichen and why it matters.
OPB | Broadcast: May 20, 2016
Our news roundtable guests dig into local and regional election results. We learn more about the business of electronics recycling in the Pacific Northwest. And QDoc co-founder David Weissman talks about this unique 10-year-old festival going on this weekend.
OPB | Broadcast: May 17, 2016
According to a new article, Portland lost 11% of its African American population over a recent four-year period. We discuss why that might be. We also talk with the Portland creators of “The Benefits of Gusbandry,” a web series that’s been gaining notoriety. And we catch up on the latest regional business news.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 8, 2015
Portland filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald's film tells the story of Portland surgeon Hisham Bismar, who was moved to travel to Turkey to operate on severely injured Syrian refugees.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 14, 2015
"Frame By Frame" profiles four photojournalists documenting life in Afghanistan, something that was illegal under Taliban rule.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 3, 2015
The festival, focused on independent filmmakers, is an event for mavericks, according to its executive director.
OPB | Broadcast: June 19, 2015
Local filmmaker Michael Turner discusses his autobiographical documentary about navigating life and family with a stutter.
OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2015
MONDAY: Producer Jon Palfreman's documentary "The Vaccine War" dives into the controversial discussion around vaccinating children.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 11, 2014
TUESDAY: A Clackamas High School student took home the award for best music video at the 2014 All American High School Film Festival.
OPB | Broadcast: May 2, 2014
FRIDAY: Oregon filmmaker Beth Harrington's documentary about the history of the Carter and Cash families and their effect on music — country, Americana and more — debuts this Saturday in Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: April 30, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Portland Police, film crews, and others have found creative uses for Multnomah County's Wapato Jail, but it hasn't housed any inmates since it was completed 10 years ago.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 28, 2014
FRIDAY: The 86th Academy Awards are Sunday. Which movies, actors, and actresses are you hoping will win?
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 8, 2013
From big-budget blockbusters to quirky indie releases, we'll discuss some of the films that have audiences talking this season.