Tagged: Oregon

Oregon Insurance Commissioner Discusses Health Coverage

OPB |Aug. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Laura Cali, Oregon's Insurance Commissioner, about last week's ruling on autism treatment, new rates for individual health plans, and more.

Sound Opinions Chooses Desert Island Discs From Oregon Bands

OPB |Aug. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: Greg Kot and Jim Derogatis, hosts of the public radio show Sound Opinions, join us to pick a few local selections for their Desert Island Jukebox.

News Roundtable: August 8, 2014

OPB |Aug. 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

Partnership Brings Oregon's Early History To Life

OPB |Aug. 07, 2014 12:40 p.m.

THURSDAY: A recent partnership between Ancestry.com and the Oregon State Archives brings Oregon's early history to the masses.

Archaeologist Uncovers Part Of Oregon History

OPB |July 25, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll explore some Oregon history with Ashland-based archaeologist, Chelsea Rose.

Conflicting Court Rulings On Federal Health Care Subsidies

OPB |July 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Two appeals courts were divided on the issue of whether states that had not set up their own health care exchanges can receive federal subsidies.

Checking In On Northwest Wildfires

OPB |July 15, 2014 12:50 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporter Devan Schwartz and Robin DeMario from the Northwest Coordination Center about wildfires in the Northwest.

Talking Business

OPB |July 15, 2014 12:35 p.m.

TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.

Oregon State Hospital Honors Thousands in Cremains Memorial

OPB |July 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk about the opening of a memorial that honors the remains of thousands of unclaimed patients found on the grounds of Oregon State Hospital.

Can Playing With Barbies Limit Girls' Career Choices?

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll explore new research that shows playing with Barbies could affect the jobs girls think they can do in the future.

Talking Business

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, talks about the business stories on her radar.

University Of Oregon Players Suspended From School

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Three University of Oregon students accused of sexual assault earlier this year have been suspended from school for at least four years.

Cover Oregon Transitions To The Federal System

OPB |June 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll get a progress report on Oregon's switch over from the state's failed health insurance exchange website to the federal healthcare.gov.

Going To College Inside Prison

OPB |June 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: During finals week, we go inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to find out about the College Inside program.

Healthcare News Update

OPB |June 10, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: We check in with The Lund Report's executive editor about Cover Oregon, hospital mergers, health insurance rates, and more.

Containing The Two Bulls Fire Near Bend

OPB |June 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll find out how firefighting efforts are going in Central Oregon and what the blaze could suggest for this summer's fire season.

News Roundtable: May 23, 2014

OPB |May 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

HHS Nominee Wants Money Back From Failed Exchanges

OPB |May 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nominee, Sylvia Matthews Burwell, says she'd like to retrieve federal money from states like Oregon whose healthcare exchange has failed.

Exit Interview With Oregonian Editor Peter Bhatia

OPB |May 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: After 20 years at the paper, editor Peter Bhatia is leaving The Oregonian and leaving Portland. We'll hear his reflections on journalism in the digital age.

UO Basketball Players Accused Of Rape Won't Be Charged

OPB |May 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Three University of Oregon students on the Ducks basketball team will not be charged with rape for an incident that occurred this spring.

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