OPB | Broadcast: June 14, 2017
We travel to far Eastern Oregon, where for many businesses, it's hard not to think the grass is greener on the other side of the border ... in Idaho.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 27, 2016
We talk about some big stories of the week on the News Roundtable, hear from the candidates running for attorney general, and talk about the lasting effects of an urban-rural exchange program.
OPB | Broadcast: April 13, 2016
We ask whether rent control would actually help keep rents down. We learn about the recent threats and intimidation against a group facilitating conversations about race in rural areas of Oregon. We continue our Regional Roundup series, checking in with the Central Oregonian in Prineville. And we learn about the best bets for this week’s Soul’d Out music festival in Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 26, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll hear about how childhood hunger plays out in rural versus urban parts of Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 31, 2014
FRIDAY: Live from Jacksonville we explore the history of this secessionist movement and the political and cultural resonance of the "state" today.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 29, 2013
A journalist from Oregon is wondering if the U.S. Postal Service will survive — and what it will look like if it does.
OPB | Broadcast: May 30, 2012
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.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 27, 2012
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.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 28, 2009
Should Oregon legislators meet — and vote — from home instead of from Salem?
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 16, 2009
What's the best way to save imperiled salmon in the Columbia River Basin?
OPB | Broadcast: May 11, 2009
Should a rancher be allowed to kill a wolf that threatens his property?
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 24, 2009
Is fast internet a 21st century necessity?
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 25, 2008
How much can a group of rural Oregonians influence statewide policy?
OPB | Broadcast: July 21, 2008
How is Oregon's doctor shortage impacting you?
OPB | Broadcast: July 8, 2008
Will rising fuel costs eventually force people out of rural areas?