Tagged: rural-urban Divide

Exploring The State of Jefferson

OPB |Jan. 31, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: Live from Jacksonville we explore the history of this secessionist movement and the political and cultural resonance of the "state" today.

What's the Future of the U.S. Postal Service?

Jan. 29, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A journalist from Oregon is wondering if the U.S. Postal Service will survive — and what it will look like if it does.

A New Guide to Rural Living

May 30, 2012 9:30 a.m.

Former city dwellers Kristy Athens and her husband spent six years learning how to survive in the country. Her new book distills her hard-won lessons.

Our Town: Monument

Jan. 27, 2012 9:06 a.m.

In the next installment of the "Our Town" series, we'll hear about life in the small southeastern Oregon town of Monument on the John Day River.

County Health Rankings

April 06, 2011 9:30 a.m.

Where are the healthiest counties in Oregon?

Up or Out?

Dec. 15, 2009 9 a.m.

How should the Portland region grow: up or out?

Legislating from Home

Oct. 28, 2009 9 a.m.

Should Oregon legislators meet — and vote — from home instead of from Salem?

Saving Salmon

Sept. 16, 2009 9 a.m.

What's the best way to save imperiled salmon in the Columbia River Basin?

The Big Bad Wolf?

May 11, 2009 9 a.m.

Should a rancher be allowed to kill a wolf that threatens his property?

A Route to Rural Broadband?

Feb. 24, 2009 9 a.m.

Is fast internet a 21st century necessity?

Cows v. Elk v. Wild Horses

Feb. 20, 2009 9 a.m.

Who should eat the grass on public lands?

Congress, Rural Style

Aug. 25, 2008 midnight

How much can a group of rural Oregonians influence statewide policy?

The Big Look

Aug. 18, 2008 midnight

What is land of state-wide importance?

No Doctor In the House

July 21, 2008 midnight

How is Oregon's doctor shortage impacting you?

Fueling Rural Oregon

July 08, 2008 midnight

Will rising fuel costs eventually force people out of rural areas?

The 51st State of Mind

May 19, 2008 midnight

What does the latest secessionist threat tell us about Oregon's cohesiveness?

Rural Office Politics

April 01, 2008 midnight

Are the interests of rural Oregon heard in Salem?

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