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REBROADCAST: At Home With Hupa

OPB | Nov. 27, 2015

Verdena Parker lives in Winston, Oregon, and is the last living native speaker of the Hupa language.

REBROADCAST: Warm Springs Tribe 'Recovering Voices'

OPB | Nov. 27, 2015

Members of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs took advantage of a grant from the Smithsonian to go to the museum this fall and access tribal artifacts.

3 Chefs On Restaurants, The Kitchen & Thanksgiving

OPB | Nov. 26, 2015

Cathy Whims, Naomi Pomeroy and new chef and entrepreneur Jen Datka join us share their thoughts about the industry.

William Ruckelshaus Awarded The Presidential Medal Of Freedom

OPB | Nov. 25, 2015

Northwest native William Ruckelshaus was the first administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Mediation At The Paris Climate Summit

OPB | Nov. 25, 2015

A communications professor from Oregon State University is headed to the COP21 in Paris as part of the non-profit Mediators Without Borders.

Oregon Can Expect Another Warm, Dry Winter

OPB | Nov. 25, 2015

This winter, the weather is going to get weird.

Commercial Crab Season Delayed

OPB | Nov. 25, 2015

The opening of commercial crabbing season in Oregon, Washington, and California is delayed this year because of a toxin found in crabs at some locations.

How Do Smaller School Districts Attract Teachers?

OPB | Nov. 24, 2015

Smaller school districts are trying to find ways to attract new teachers in a job market where not enough candidates are applying to fill positions.

Oregonian Receives Posthumous Presidential Medal Of Freedom

OPB | Nov. 24, 2015

During World War II, lawyer Minoru Yasui challenged the military curfews in place for German nationals, Italian nationals, and anyone with Japanese ancestry.

Lewis & Clark Looks Into Alleged Hate Crime On Campus

OPB | Nov. 23, 2015

A black student reported he was attacked by three men early Saturday morning.

Unexpected Families: Claire Vaye Watkins, Mary Gaitskill, Kathleen Alcott

OPB | Nov. 23, 2015

A conversation with three authors about the families you're born into, and the ones you choose.

News Roundtable: November 20, 2015

OPB | Nov. 20, 2015

We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Umatilla Elections Bring New Faces To Tribes' Board

OPB | Nov. 19, 2015

On Tuesday, four new members were elected to the nine-person board of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation.

Legislative Days Overview

OPB | Nov. 19, 2015

Three days of hearings this week may provide hints about what bills the legislature will attempt to pass during the short session in February.

Oregon State Auditor Looks Back On 30-Year Career

OPB | Nov. 19, 2015

Gary Blackmer is passionate about his work. He's measured the efficiency and effectiveness of government agencies at the city, county, and state level.


OPB | Nov. 18, 2015

Nathan Deuel's book chronicles his experience as a new dad in the Middle East while his wife, Kelly McEvers, was covering the Arab Spring for NPR.

Light At The End Of The Tunnel For Portland Harbor Superfund

OPB | Nov. 18, 2015

The Portland harbor was declared a Superfund site 15 years ago, and officials are finally close to a plan to finish cleaning up the toxic 11-mile stretch of the Willamette.

Don't Shoot Portland Member Shares Concerns About DOJ Surveillance

OPB | Nov. 17, 2015

Teressa Raiford, a member of the group Don't Shoot Portland, reacts to news that the Oregon Department of Justice compiled a dossier on at least one person who used the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter.

The History Of The KKK In Oregon

OPB | Nov. 17, 2015

After fliers promoting the Ku Klux Klan have been found around Oregon, we take a look at the history of this hate group in the state.

Environmental Update: Wolves

OPB | Nov. 17, 2015

We've got a roundup of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.