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Roseburg: One Week Later

OPB | Oct. 09, 2015

A week after the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College, the president is meeting with victims' families and the community is still reeling.

News Roundtable: Oct. 9, 2015

OPB | Oct. 09, 2015

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

OLCC Releases New Draft Rules for Marijuana Sales

OPB | Oct. 08, 2015

The OLCC released a 70 page draft of rules for recreational marijuana sales today in advance of a public hearing on Friday.

'50 Feet From Syria' Highlights Personal Journey And Global Crisis

OPB | Oct. 08, 2015

Portland filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald's film tells the story of Portland surgeon Hisham Bismar, who was moved to travel to Turkey to operate on severely injured Syrian refugees.

PSU Researchers Say They've Discovered A Possible '1-Pill Cure' For Malaria

OPB | Oct. 08, 2015

Researchers at Portland State University say they may have discovered a cure for one of the world's most severe public health problems.

Portland Gets Nation's First Wooden Highrise Building

OPB | Oct. 07, 2015

Portland is getting the country's first wooden high-rise building. How does it work and what does it mean?

Chinook Tribes Employ New Tactic In Ongoing Quest For Federal Recognition

OPB | Oct. 07, 2015

After a decades-long struggle for federal recognition, Tribal Chairman Tony Johnson is requesting an executive order.

US Supreme Court's Fall 2015 Term Begins

OPB | Oct. 06, 2015

We preview the major cases and issues that will come before the Supreme Court this fall term.

Roseburg Community Rallies In Response To Tragedy

OPB | Oct. 06, 2015

Roseburg residents are raising money and offering moral support to those affected by the mass shooting there last week.

Oregon Is Attractive Place To Set Up 'Shell Companies'

OPB | Oct. 06, 2015

An investigation by the Portland Business Journal shows Oregon is home to many "paper corporations" used for illegal activity.

An Update On Roseburg

OPB | Oct. 05, 2015

We get an update on what's happening in Roseburg today, following Thursday's deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.

Live At Literary Arts With Jane Smiley

OPB | Oct. 05, 2015

Pulitzer-Prize winning author Jane Smiley joins Think Out Loud to talk about her new trilogy.

Continuing Coverage Of The Shooting In Roseburg

OPB | Oct. 02, 2015

We bring you updates and analysis of Thursday's deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival To 'Modernize' The Bard

OPB | Sept. 30, 2015

Thirty-six playwrights will take on the task of making Shakespeare's plays a little easier to understand.

Many Dispensaries Plan To Balance Medical And Recreational Marijuana

OPB | Sept. 30, 2015

We'll ask how some medical pot dispensaries are thinking about their new customer base, since as of Oct. 1, they'll be able to sell to those who are not marijuana card holder.

Between A Dock And A Hard Place

OPB | Sept. 29, 2015

Many liveaboard boaters who make their homes on the lower Willamette River are knowingly breaking a state law. They argue the law needs to change.

At Home With Wildfires

OPB | Oct. 12, 2015

We continue our "At Home" series with Carolyn and Ira Hodge, whose home burned down in the Canyon Creek fire a little over a month ago.

A Conversation With Governor Kate Brown

OPB | Sept. 30, 2015

We sit down with Oregon Governor Kate Brown to reflect on her first seven months in office and look ahead to 2016.

Longtime Oregonian Publisher Fred Stickel Dies

OPB | Sept. 28, 2015

Fred Stickel was the publisher of the Oregonian for 34 years.

The Marijuana Banking Conundrum

OPB | Sept. 28, 2015

Marijuana businesses face some significant challenges when it comes to banking, leading many to operate cash-only businesses. But solutions could be on the horizon.