OPB | Nov. 13, 2015
Eugene is trying to find more places to shelter people for the night during the winter, and asking the state government for help addressing homelessness.
OPB | Oct. 22, 2015
Last month Portland Mayor Charlie Hales asked the City Council to declare a state of emergency for housing and homelessness. We talk to homeless service agencies about how that plan is working, and what needs to happen to solve the problem.
OPB | Sept. 29, 2015
Many liveaboard boaters who make their homes on the lower Willamette River are knowingly breaking a state law. They argue the law needs to change.
OPB | Sept. 28, 2015
New Avenues For Youth is setting up a house for homeless LGTBQ youth, the first such housing program of its kind in Portland.
OPB | Sept. 25, 2015
We talk to Mayor Hales about homelessness, development, climate change, and much more.
OPB | Sept. 15, 2015
City council members moved forward on a proposed exception to the camping ban so that people who are homeless could sleep on public property from 9:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.
OPB | July 07, 2015
In February, police shot and killed Antonio Zambrano-Montes, sparking an investigation into the officers' conduct. Today, we check in with local reporter Anna King about the state of the case.
OPB | June 04, 2015
The so-called Point-in-Time Count conducted by the city of Portland and Multnomah County suggests overall homelessness numbers haven't changed but some groups saw their rates dramatically increase.
OPB | May 28, 2015
The city has a goal of housing all homeless veterans by the end of this year.
OPB | March 04, 2015
WEDNESDAY: The camp, run by the McMinnville Cooperative Ministries, has until March 31 to disband.
OPB | Nov. 03, 2014
MONDAY: The latest national federal report on homelessness suggests Oregon's attempts to reduce homelessness have had mixed results.
OPB | March 03, 2014
MONDAY: The Chronic Offender Pilot Project, used by Portland-area police and prosecutors to get more people to show up for community court, is raising some eyebrows.
OPB | Feb. 10, 2014
MONDAY: We'll find out what the deal brokered by Portland City Commissioner Amanda Fritz means for the homeless campers at R2D2 — and for the thousands of other Portlanders without homes.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2014
THURSDAY: In Eugene, there are various options for people experiencing homelessness — both legal and illegal.
OPB | Jan. 22, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Portland mayor, Charlie Hales, about his accomplishments and challenges to date and his plans for the next three years.
OPB | Dec. 27, 2013
FRIDAY: Our news roundtable takes a look back at the year's big stories.
OPB | Dec. 10, 2013
TUESDAY: Right 2 Dream Too is still looking for new location, sixty days after the city agreed to come up with an alternative to the parking lot under the Broadway bridge known as "Lot 7."
OPB | Dec. 05, 2013
THURSDAY: A church in Beaverton says it can no longer operate the city's only emergency warming shelter due to safety concerns.