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Adding Teeth To Portland's Short-Term Rental Law

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. 

At Home With Blindness

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.

Talking Business

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.

Uber Launches In Portland

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. 

New Report Recommends Changes At Portland Police Bureau

OPB |Dec. 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Outside consultants have once again issued a report with recommendations for Portland Police.

Should Smoking Be Banned In Public Parks?

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

WEDNESDAY: The Portland Parks Board presented recommendations about smoking in public parks to Commissioner Amanda Fritz.

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.

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.

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