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Portlanders Protest Peacefully Before Splinter Group Turns Violent

OPB |Nov. 25, 2014 8:06 p.m.

TUESDAY EVENING: In this special live 8 PM broadcast, we checked in on the Portland protest after a Ferguson grand jury decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson.

Portlanders React To Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

OPB |Nov. 25, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: A small group of protesters gathered Monday night in Portland after learning a grand jury did not indict the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Is Your Credit Card Information Safe With The City Of Portland?

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

THURSDAY: A new audit shows that Portland is not doing all it can to keep the credit card information of its residents secure.

Uber Launches In Portland Suburbs

OPB |Nov. 13, 2014 12:25 p.m.

THURSDAY: Ride-sharing is coming to four cities in the Portland metro area, even though it's still prohibited within the city of Portland.

Portland Airbnb Hosts Are Slow To Comply With Regulations

OPB |Nov. 12, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The city of Portland passed new rules regulating short-term rentals in August, but few people have applied for the necessary permits to make their rentals legal. 

Hales And Novick Reveal Street Fee Update

OPB |Nov. 10, 2014 12:50 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk with Portland transportation commissioner Steve Novick about the latest proposal to fund maintenance and repairs to the city's streets.

Portlanders Dissatisfied With City Services, Happy With City Livability

OPB |Oct. 31, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: Results of a 2014 citywide survey show public opinion of Portland city government is at a new low, but 78 percent of respondents say they feel good about the city's livability.

Previewing The Upcoming Portland Trail Blazers Season

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

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk about expectation for the Portland Trail Blazers coming off a playoff series win.

Talking Business

OPB |Oct. 28, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.

The Past, Present And Future Of The South Waterfront District

OPB |Oct. 27, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll discuss the rapid rise of the South Waterfront neighborhood and what the future might hold for the area.

Milwaukie's Davis Graveyard Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

OPB |Oct. 22, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll hear from Chris and Jeff Davis, creators of a Halloween display that covers half an acre of their front yard and attracts thousands of visitors.

Christopher Rauschenberg Talks The Changing Field Of Photography

OPB |Oct. 15, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY:  The co-founder 0f Blue Sky, a gallery in Northwest Portland, talks about the dynamic history of photography and where the medium might be headed.

News Roundtable: October 3, 2014

OPB |Oct. 03, 2014 12:25 p.m.

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

The Changing Landscape of Beekeeping In Portland

OPB |Oct. 01, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Multnomah County is reevaluating the way it enforces backyard beekeepers.

Mark Poorman Is University Of Portland's New President

OPB |Sept. 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll get to know University of Portland's new president, Mark Poorman.

Finalists For Portland Compliance Officer Share Proposals in Public Forum

OPB |Sept. 29, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The Portland City Council is weighing three finalists for the job of compliance officer — the person responsible for making sure Portland Police follow the reforms outlined in the Department of Justice settlement.

New Study Says Urban Trees Significantly Reduce Pollution

OPB |Sept. 04, 2014 12:15 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll talk to the author of a new Portland State University study that looks at air quality and tree cover in different Portland neighborhoods.

Electric Bikes Grow In Popularity

OPB |Aug. 27, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Electric bikes are growing in popularity in the United States, and researchers at PSU are trying to find out why.

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.

Steve Novick Wants A Socially Responsible Investing Policy For City Money

OPB |Aug. 21, 2014 12:15 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland Commissioner Steve Novick argues companies should be on a "do not buy" list for city investment funds if their policies are bad for workers, consumers, or the environment.

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