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News Roundtable | Mental Health And Terrorism | Julius Achon

OPB | Broadcast: June 2, 2017

We talk to former Portlander, Olympic runner Julius Achon, who is now a parliament member in his native Uganda. Also, how do we talk about mental health and acts of public violence? And our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest news of the week.

REBROADCAST: The Transformative Power of Physical Activity

OPB | Broadcast: May 17, 2017

Geoff Norcross talks to three different authors about how athletic obsession can help us and hurt us.

TriMet Fare Evaders | Kennewick Man | Logging Under Trump | Russian Doping

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 5, 2017

A change in the way TriMet fare evaders are prosecuted, an overview of the history of Kennewick man, a guess on what the Trump administration might mean for logging in Oregon and a look at the doping scandal in Russian sports.

News Roundtable: April 15, 2016 | Activism Jogging In Burundi | PSU Students For Trump

OPB | Broadcast: April 15, 2016

Our news roundtable take on the biggest regional and national stories of the week. We hear how jogging has become a political act in Burundi. And Portland State Univerity's "Students for Trump" tell us about confrontations on campus.

Track And Field Championships Take Place Amid Doping Scandal

OPB | Broadcast: June 25, 2015

Some of the best athletes in the country are in Eugene for the USA Track and Field Championships, which go through this weekend.

ProPublica Reporter Stands By Doping Claims Against Nike Oregon Project

OPB | Broadcast: June 4, 2015

ProPublica reporter David Epstein heard from several former team members and coaches at Nike Oregon Project that famed coach Alberto Salazar broke drug rules.

Winter Vinecki's Run Into The Record Books

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 14, 2014

FRIDAY: Last year, 14-year-old Winter Vinecki became the youngest person ever to run a marathon on every continent.

Barefoot Running?

OPB | Broadcast: March 27, 2012

A new study says that running shoes make running more efficient than running barefoot.

Oregon Runs Wild

OPB | Broadcast: June 27, 2008

Tapping into Oregon's running culture.