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Catching Up With Cover Oregon

OPB | March 03, 2015

TUESDAY: Lawmakers voted recently to dissolve Cover Oregon, but lawsuits over the state's failed health insurance exchange drag on.

New Leadership For The Oregon GOP

OPB | March 02, 2015

MONDAY: Republican leaders have chosen Bill Currier as the new chair for the state party.

University of Oregon and Basketball Coach Contest Claim by Alleged Rape Victim

OPB | Feb. 25, 2015

WEDNESDAY: The University of Oregon is receiving national attention for its decision to sue an alleged rape victim.

The Story Behind The Success Of The Oregon Chub

OPB | Feb. 23, 2015

MONDAY: We'll talk with one of the Oregon fish biologists who helped save the little minnow that's native only to the Willamette Valley.

The Oregonian Calls For Kitzhaber To Resign

OPB | Feb. 05, 2015

THURSDAY: An editorial in The Oregonian Wednesday called for the Governor John Kitzhaber's resignation following new revelations about First Lady Cylvia Hayes.

News Roundtable: January 29, 2015

OPB | Jan. 29, 2015

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

Onion Rings Could Help To Revive Ontario's Economy

OPB | Jan. 27, 2015

TUESDAY: Ontario, one of the most economically depressed cities in Oregon, is seeing jobs come back into town through the onion industry.

Waiting For University Of Oregon Documents

OPB | Jan. 26, 2015

MONDAY: The University of Oregon has demanded the return of 22,000 pages of documents that were obtained by an unnamed professor who has so far refused to give them back.

Oregon Vs. Ohio State: Two Fans Preview The Game

OPB | Jan. 12, 2015

MONDAY: In advance of the big game, an Oregon fan and an Ohio State fan go head to head.

U of O Education Expert Takes On China

OPB | Jan. 08, 2015

THURSDAY: The University of Oregon education professor Yong Zhao's latest book, "Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Dragon?" is a critique of the Chinese education system.

Providing Healthcare For Transgender Oregonians

OPB | Jan. 06, 2015

TUESDAY: This January, Oregon joined a small group of states where transgender people can get health care coverage for gender dysphoria.

Ducks Win!

OPB | Jan. 02, 2015

FRIDAY: You don't have to be a football fan to have heard that the Oregon Ducks won the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. Next up: the national championship.

Can The Ducks Make It To The National Championship?

OPB | Dec. 30, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll talk about Marcus Mariota's Heisman-winning season and how Oregon matches up against Florida State in the Rose Bowl.  

Urban Versus Rural Health Care Premiums

OPB | Dec. 16, 2014

Diane Lund-Muzikant joins us for an update on health care premiums under the Affordable Care Act, following the Dec. 15 deadline to re-enroll for healthcare coverage.

Oregon Town Hall: Pot In 2015

OPB | Dec. 12, 2014

FRIDAY: We gathered in a bar in Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana.

Examining The Shortage Of Craft Workers In Oregon

OPB | Dec. 08, 2014

MONDAY: A new report shows a shortage of qualified tradespeople in Oregon. We'll look at efforts to get more women and high school students working in the trade industry.

Oregon State Football Coach Mike Riley Leaves For Nebraska

OPB | Dec. 05, 2014

FRIDAY: Nebraska surprised everyone Thursday by announcing that longtime Oregon State football coach Mike Riley would be their next head coach.

University Of Oregon Graduate Teaching Fellows On Strike

OPB | Dec. 03, 2014

WEDNESDAY: After negotiations with the University of Oregon administration failed, the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation went on strike Tuesday for the first time in its 38 year history.

Oregon Is First State To Use Birth Control Rates As A Measure Of Health

OPB | Dec. 02, 2014

TUESDAY: Coordinated Care Organizations are using contraception data as one way to measure good health.

Exploring The Urban-Rural Divide Of Childhood Hunger In Oregon

OPB | Nov. 26, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll hear about how childhood hunger plays out in rural versus urban parts of Oregon.