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Exploring The Psychology Of Buying

OPB |Dec. 09, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk about the connection between spending habits and happiness.

Editors Defend Their Election Endorsements

OPB |Oct. 29, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with three regional newspapers about their ballot measure and candidate endorsements and the reasoning behind them.

Oregon Supreme Court Hears Arguments On PERS

OPB |Oct. 14, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: The Oregon Supreme Court will hear arguments today on new legislation aimed at cutting costs to the state's public employee retirement system (PERS).

University Of Oregon Surveys Students On Sexual Assault Experiences

OPB |Oct. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: The University of Oregon recently commissioned a task force to examine the issue of sexual assault on campus. We'll discuss the findings of a new survey.

Catching Up With Editorial Cartoonist Jack Ohman

OPB |Sept. 29, 2014 12:45 p.m.

The Oregonian's former editorial cartoonist is now lambasting politicians in California, at the Sacramento Bee.

Exploring Options To Help Pedophiles

OPB |Sept. 17, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with clinical psychologist Wilson Kenney about myths and facts surrounding pedophilia and what treatments and support systems are available for people.

"All The Sex I've Ever Had" In Portland's Time-Based Art Festival

OPB |Sept. 16, 2014 12:35 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk to some of the participants of "All The Sex I've Ever Had," a production that looks at the sexual adventures, wisdom and lives of five older Portlanders.

 

Roundup And Other Threats To The Monarch Butterfly

OPB |Aug. 28, 2014 12:25 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll talk to the Portland-based Xerces society, which is asking the federal government to list the Monarch butterfly as a threatened species. 

GoLocalPDX, New Website, Launches In Portland

OPB |Aug. 27, 2014 12:18 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with some of the key players at GoLocalPDX , a new local news and entertainment website that launches today.

Environmental Update On Bees And Trees

OPB |July 30, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporters about banning bee-harming pesticides, a new controversial logging method, and more.

What Is The State Of Black Newspapers?

OPB |June 27, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: The National Newspaper Publishers Association, also known as the Black Press of America, holds its convention in Portland this week.

U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Obama Appointments, Abortion Protests And More

OPB |June 26, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll get analysis of some big Supreme Court rulings this week with our go-to court watcher, Lisa McElroy.

Bend Plans For Road Upgrades

OPB |June 20, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: The city of Bend is planning for upgrades to their streets, specifically in the city center, in order to increase bikers and pedestrians.

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.

How Can We Design A Better Hospital?

OPB |June 05, 2014 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: Researcher Roger Ulrich is in Portland to meet with his research partners at Legacy Emanuel Hospital, as they launch studies about the effects of nature on health.

Shortage of Execution Drug Could Affect Death With Dignity Patients

OPB |May 22, 2014 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: Patients using Oregon and Washington's Death with Dignity laws want access to a drug that's currently tied up in a global political struggle over the death penalty.

FCC Votes On Net Neutrality Rules

OPB |May 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: The FCC's vote Thursday approved Chairman Tom Wheeler's controversial new internet rules for public comment.

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.

Southern Oregon Town Asks Federal Judge To Rule on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

OPB |April 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: The Cave Junction City Council voted to ask a federal court to reconcile state and federal laws on medical marijuana dispensaries.

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