OPB | Aug. 12, 2016
The weekly news roundtable addresses the presidential race, Portland's potential new homeless shelter and public records reform in Oregon. Also, a UO researcher explains "ban the box," and an Oregon cannabis researcher reacts to the DEA's announcement.
OPB | June 24, 2015
Beverly Summerhill recently retired after a long career as a school bus driver for the Ridgefield School District in Washington.
OPB | June 16, 2015
Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Jan. 05, 2015
MONDAY: The 12th annual Oregon Business Plan Leadership Summit convenes Tuesday to discuss priorities and policy proposals for 2015.
OPB | Nov. 21, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Nov. 18, 2014
TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2014
FRIDAY: The Bonneville Power Administration is looking towards the future after a hiring scandal that went public a year ago.
OPB | Aug. 27, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with OPB reporter Conrad Wilson about the history leading up to the deal that just passed and what it could mean for the future of the region.
OPB | July 11, 2014
FRIDAY: We'll talk about a Portland initiative to remove the question about criminal convictions from job and housing applications.
OPB | April 28, 2014
MONDAY: We'll talk with the two most prominent candidates in the contest for the county's top seat.
OPB | Feb. 20, 2014
THURSDAY: 871 wage theft claims were filed in Oregon between July 2012 and June 2013, with a disproportionate number from the restaurant and construction industries.
OPB | Feb. 13, 2014
THURSDAY: The latest economic forecast shows more money for Portland schools, but not the overall funding boost lawmakers were hoping for.
OPB | Oct. 25, 2013
FRIDAY: A new study finds that Oregon's middle wage jobs are being replaced by jobs at the high and low ends of the wage scale.
OPB | Oct. 25, 2013
FRIDAY: The Department of Energy is taking control of personnel decisions at the Bonneville Power Administration after a hiring scandal.
OPB | Aug. 29, 2013
Firefighters work long shifts in intense conditions. What keeps them coming back for more, and how do they prevent fatigue?
OPB | Aug. 16, 2013
Crowdfunding is widely used as a means to support independent projects and products. Lately, some established businesses have been utilizing crowdfunding for things like expanding operations and even staying afloat.
OPB | Feb. 14, 2013
How has student debt influenced your decisions about what to study or what kind of job to pursue after graduation?
OPB | Oct. 15, 2012
State Senator Bruce Starr is challenging incumbent Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian in this nonpartisan statewide race.
OPB | Aug. 14, 2012
The National Labor Relations Board issued a ruling in the dispute between two unions at the Port of Portland.
OPB | March 13, 2012
Jim Pasero spent over a decade working in national politics, and the majority of these years were spent writing speeches and one-liners for various politicians.