Tagged: Radio

A Conversation With NPR's New President And CEO

OPB |Sept. 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Jarl Mohn took on the job of president and CEO of NPR in July. We'll hear about his ideas for making the organization more sustainable, and more diverse.

Sound Opinions Chooses Desert Island Discs From Oregon Bands

OPB |Aug. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: Greg Kot and Jim Derogatis, hosts of the public radio show Sound Opinions, join us to pick a few local selections for their Desert Island Jukebox.

Jian Ghomeshi Dishes On Q

OPB |April 25, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: Jian Ghomeshi, the host of CBC Radio's program Q, is in town for a special taping of their show. He joins us to talk about his story and the success of Q.

Examining The Promise Of XRAY.FM

OPB |Dec. 23, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk to Jefferson Smith about the new progressive, independent radio station launching in the new year.

Garrison Keillor

OPB |Nov. 05, 2013 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Public radio icon, Garrison Keillor, has published his first volume of original poetry. He'll talk with us about O, What a Luxury, and his other radio and literary work.

75 Years Of War Of The Worlds

OPB |Oct. 30, 2013 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Willamette Radio Workshop in Portland and students at Washington State University, Vancouver are teaming up to re-present the infamous 1938 broadcast of War of the Worlds.

State Of The Media In Medford

OPB |Oct. 02, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What does the media landscape look like where you live?

Luke Burbank Leads Live Wire! Into 10th Year

Sept. 06, 2013 12:35 p.m.

Portland's homegrown radio variety show Live Wire! heads into its 10th year with a new host, Luke Burbank.

Speculating On The Future Of Radio

April 26, 2013 12:40 p.m.

We'll talk with two media experts about where they think radio is headed. 

John Hockenberry Visits Oregon

April 11, 2013 12:06 p.m.

John Hockenberry, host of The Takeaway, is in Oregon this week. We'll catch up with him.

Al Letson Visits Peninsula School

Jan. 24, 2013 12:06 p.m.

State of the Re:Union host Al Letson is working with sixth and seventh graders this week to help them tell stories about their families.

Radiolab

Aug. 03, 2012 9:06 a.m.

An encore presentation of our conversation with Robert Krulwich and Jad Abumrad from Radiolab.

More StoryCorps

Aug. 01, 2012 9:30 a.m.

It's an encore presentation of our conversation with Dave Isay, the founder of public radio's much-loved StoryCorps.

Radiolab

April 27, 2012 9:06 a.m.

We sit down with Jad and Robert from Radiolab to talk about the program and their live show that's coming to Portland.

National Emergency Test

Nov. 11, 2011 9:30 a.m.

A National Emergency System test that was scheduled this week failed. We'll find out why.

RX: Health Care by Christmas?

Dec. 23, 2009 9 a.m.

What's next for the health care bill as it moves through Congress?

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