OPB |Jan. 28, 2015 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: "Backstrom" is Fox's new TV series set in Portland featuring Rainn Wilson as a brilliant but misanthropic detective.
OPB |Jan. 28, 2015 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Traci Manning from the Portland Housing Bureau lays out plans for how $20 million in affordable housing money will be spent.
OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.
OPB |Jan. 22, 2015 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: The Oregonian's Brad Schmidt fills us in on the latest on affordable developments in the South Waterfront neighborhood.
OPB |Jan. 19, 2015 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: In the last few weeks, Don't Shoot Portland shut down a Portland Public School meeting and a town hall held by Senator Ron Wyden.
OPB |Jan. 16, 2015 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll be live from PDX to talk about the restaurants and other vendors at the Portland airport, what's behind the #pdxcarpet phenomenon & more.
OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Portland Public Schools is beginning the process of redrawing the boundaries for neighborhood schools, and restricting transfers between schools.
OPB |Jan. 08, 2015 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Portland Mayor Charlie Hales wants to give voters choices on how to raise funds for street repair and maintenance.
OPB |Jan. 02, 2015 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll talk with the outgoing and incoming chiefs of the Portland Police Bureau: Mike Reese and Larry O'Dea.
OPB |Dec. 22, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll check in with City Commissioner Nick Fish about a plan to add some restrictions to Portland's short-term rental regulations, which govern people using sites like Airbnb.
OPB |Dec. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: Our new series of conversations in homes across Oregon kicks off with Kitt Jordan, a blind man with a singular sense of style.
OPB |Dec. 09, 2014 12:25 p.m.
TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB |Dec. 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Uber began service in Portland on Friday despite objections from city officials who say the ride service company is operating illegally.
OPB |Dec. 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Outside consultants have once again issued a report with recommendations for Portland Police.
OPB |Dec. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: The Portland Parks Board presented recommendations about smoking in public parks to Commissioner Amanda Fritz.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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