OPB | Broadcast: April 1, 2016
We talk with our news roundtable about some of the biggest stories in the week's news. Then we we take up the state wildlife agency's decision to kill four wolves, the OSU Beavers women's basketball team making it to the final four, and the wild tale of a "bad boy" accountant.
OPB | Broadcast: June 3, 2015
Over ten years ago, Portland Public Schools shut down nearly twenty schools due to low enrollment. Now enrollment is up, and PPS must find a way to avoid overcrowding.
OPB | Broadcast: May 5, 2015
Scientists from Oregon State University are part of the Ocean Observatories Initiative, which will begin making underwater research data open to the public in June.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 17, 2014
MONDAY: The vacancy rate in Bend is about a half a percent, which means it is nearly impossible for many people there to find a place to live.
OPB | Broadcast: May 15, 2014
THURSDAY: Oregon State University's Vice President of Research, Rick Spinrad, will serve as chief scientist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2014
THURSDAY: Oregon State University's Oregon Hops and Brewing Archive is the first archive in the country to document the history of beer.
OPB | Broadcast: March 3, 2014
TUESDAY: Oregon State University pitcher Ben Wetzler will sit out 11 games for violating NCAA draft negotiation rules.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 18, 2013
MONDAY: A recent survey of Oregon technology industry executives indicates a growing concern over the quality of tech education at the state's universities.
OPB | Broadcast: July 29, 2013
We speak to OSU Nutrition Professor Melinda Manore about her research into the suprising rate of obesity among athletes.
OPB | Broadcast: March 27, 2013
Oregon State University is expecting to take a $10 million hit to its research portfolio due to sequestration.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 24, 2012
New research out of Oregon State University finds that self-control in preschool is one of the most important indicators of whether a child will go on to college.
OPB | Broadcast: July 24, 2012
Oregon State University President Ed Ray will be on to discuss the NCAA sanctions against Penn State as well as some issues affecting higher education here in Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: July 23, 2012
The AARP found that a large number of Americans over 50 are falling victim to the mortgage crisis.
OPB | Broadcast: April 6, 2012
Have you ever wondered what life is like behind bars?
OPB | Broadcast: March 30, 2012
A new Oregon law has troubled homeowners clamoring for housing counseling services.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 27, 2012
How might new rules about about mortgage lenders put out by the Oregon Attorney General's office — and two Oregon legislative proposals on the same subject — affect homeowners?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 8, 2011
The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program takes college students into maximum-security prison to learn with prisoners. We'll hear from students and past prisoners about the program.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 19, 2011
Home foreclosure filings are on the decline in some parts of the state, but where is the housing market headed now?
OPB | Broadcast: June 21, 2011
With state lawmakers expected to wrap up the legislative session early, which bills and budgets affecting higher education are still on the table?