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Hanford Cleanup | Social Studies Bill | Finicum Shooting | Opioid Crisis

OPB | Broadcast: June 28, 2017

We hear about what it will take to clean up the Hanford nuclear reservation, new statewide social studies standards, a possible indictment in the 2016 shooting of LaVoy Finicum, and the opioid crisis in Oregon.

Documentary Sheds Light on Lives of First Hanford Employees

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 16, 2013

An Oregon Experience documentary looks at the planning and implementation of World War II’s biggest, most highly classified project.

Hanford Cleanup Slowing Down

OPB | Broadcast: March 27, 2013

Tanks are leaking at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation and sequestration will only slow down the cleanup efforts.

News Roundtable: March 8, 2013

OPB | Broadcast: March 8, 2013

We'll review the top regional and local news of the week.

Hanford Nuclear Waste Leak

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 23, 2012

The first nuclear waste leak from a double-shell tanker has apparently been detected at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington.

Whistleblowing at Hanford

OPB | Broadcast: July 28, 2011

We'll get an update about the serious concerns that have been brought to light about the safety of the clean-up at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.

Nuclear Reactions

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 8, 2008

What impact has the Hanford nuclear site had on your life?