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Olympics In Oregon | Quince and Croquet | A Sixth Sense: Starchiness

OPB | Sept. 26, 2016

A campaign to bring the Olympics to Oregon, how quince is like croquet, and a brand new taste.

News Roundtable | Native American Trade Routes | Olympic Politics

OPB | Aug. 19, 2016

Our news roundtable takes up the biggest stories of the week. Plus, we learn about early Native American trade routes and get an update from Rio on the behind-the-scenes politics of the Olympics.

REBROADCAST: Alexi Pappas | On The Road 395

OPB | Aug. 05, 2016

On the opening day of the 2016 Olympics, we'll listen back to a conversation with Oregon track star Alexi Pappas, who is running for Greece in Rio. Also, over the next four days, we'll listen back to all of our On The Road series. Today: 395.

Track Star Alexi Pappas Heads To Rio Olympics

OPB | July 13, 2016

This summer, former University of Oregon and current TrackTown USA star Alexi Pappas will lace up her running shoes for the Greek team at this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

News Roundtable | Politics And The Olympics

OPB | July 15, 2016

We review some of the biggest stories of the week. Then, ahead of the Olympic Games in Rio, Jules Boykoff tells us how the city is preparing and how these games compare to past Olympics.

Winter Vinecki's Run Into The Record Books

OPB | Nov. 14, 2014

FRIDAY: Last year, 14-year-old Winter Vinecki became the youngest person ever to run a marathon on every continent.

Oregonians Help U.S. Ski Team Race For Gold

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Two Oregonians — Laurenne Ross and Jacqueline Wiles — are on the team of nine women on the U.S. Alpine ski team at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Culture Club

OPB | Aug. 10, 2012

Our weekly conversation about the most talked about stories of the week.

University of Portland's Strong Olympic Showing

OPB | Aug. 07, 2012

Yesterday's Olympic women's soccer battle between the U.S. and Canada pitted two University of Portland alumni against each other.

Culture Club

OPB | July 27, 2012

Our weekly conversation about the most talked about stories of the week.

Olympic, Oregon Athletes

OPB | July 06, 2012

The 2012 Summer Olympics Games are just days away and in track and field alone, 24 names with local ties will go on to compete in London. 

Rich Fellers

OPB | June 20, 2012

Oregon native and horse trainer Rich Fellers will compete at the 2012 Olympic Games with the U.S. Equestrian Team in London.

Within Bounds

OPB | March 31, 2009

What will the Metro region look like in twenty years if we don't expand the UGB?

Oregon Runs Wild

OPB | June 27, 2008

Tapping into Oregon's running culture.