OPB |Dec. 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We're listening back to a show we did in late October focusing on how Portland's South Waterfront is developing.
OPB |Dec. 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: President Obama has announced that the United States will begin rebuilding its relationship with Cuba, opening an embassy there and working to lift a 50-year trade embargo.
OPB |Dec. 16, 2014 12:20 p.m.
TUESDAY: Public health officials want to add a "Good Samaritan" provision to a law allowing lay people to administer a drug that can reverse an opiate overdose.
OPB |Dec. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.
Diane Lund-Muzikant joins us for an update on health care premiums under the Affordable Care Act, following the Dec. 15 deadline to re-enroll for healthcare coverage.
OPB |Dec. 15, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: After a change in federal law, unused medication can now be redistributed to health facilities in need of pharmaceuticals.
OPB |Dec. 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Members of our EarthFix team will give us an update on some of the environmental stories they've been following.
OPB |Dec. 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We gathered in a bar in Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana.
OPB |Dec. 12, 2014 noon
THURSDAY: Come to Rontoms bar in SE Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana. Come at 7:30 p.m.
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. 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB |Dec. 10, 2014 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: The state is becoming increasingly known for growing this underground fungal delicacy. It's not unusual for truffles to sell for $3000 per pound and more.
OPB |Dec. 10, 2014 12:20 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: The university's governing board is scheduled to vote on Thursday on a proposal that would create an armed police force for the PSU campus.
OPB |Dec. 10, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Attorney Gwynne Skinner represents two former Guantanamo detainees. and she's hoping the Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA interrogation techniques offers an opportunity for accountability.
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. 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: A new report out by economist Joe Cortright suggests that persistent poverty, rather than gentrification, is the biggest urban challenge.
OPB |Dec. 08, 2014 12:35 p.m.
MONDAY: A new report shows a shortage of qualified tradespeople in Oregon. We'll look at efforts to get more women and high school students working in the trade industry.
OPB |Dec. 08, 2014 12:15 p.m.
MONDAY: The city wants to create a place for police to bring someone who is experiencing a mental health crisis.
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. 05, 2014 12:45 p.m.
FRIDAY: Nebraska surprised everyone Thursday by announcing that longtime Oregon State football coach Mike Riley would be their next head coach.
OPB |Dec. 05, 2014 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: A research team at Washington State University is working on a device that would measure THC in someone's breath, similar to existing alcohol breathalyser tests.
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