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Investigation Finds Mobile-Home Company Deceives Borrowers

OPB | April 09, 2015

A Seattle Times series highlights the controversial lending practices of the nation's biggest homebuilder, Clayton Homes.

Seattle Zoo Will Phase Out Elephant Program

OPB | Nov. 20, 2014

THURSDAY: Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo announced Wednesday that it will find new homes for its two aging elephants and will not replenish their exhibit with new pachyderms. 

Environmental Update On Flame Retardants, Aerial Herbicide Spraying & More

OPB | Sept. 22, 2014

MONDAY: We'll get the latest on flame retardants in the Columbia River, pesticide regulation in Oregon and more with our EarthFix team.

Electric Bikes Grow In Popularity

OPB | Aug. 27, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Electric bikes are growing in popularity in the United States, and researchers at PSU are trying to find out why.

Talking Business

OPB | March 11, 2014

TUESDAY: In our regular business update, we'll discuss the urban renewal area near PSU, Hanjin's decision to stick with the Port of Portland, and more.

Seattle Vs. Portland Smackdown!

OPB | May 03, 2013

Today we go head-to-head with Puget Sound Public Radio's The Conversation over the great Northwest debate, which city is better: Portland or Seattle?

News Roundtable: May 3, 2013

OPB | May 03, 2013

We'll review the biggest national and regional news stories of the week with our colleages at KUOW's The Conversation.

Blueprints of the Afterlife

OPB | Jan. 24, 2012

Sentient icebergs, a biological internet, and a full-scale replica of Manhattan in Puget Sound all play a role in Ryan Boudinot's rollicking, post-apocalyptic novel Blueprints of the Afterlife.

The Battle of Seattle

OPB | Nov. 30, 2009

Monday, November 30th marks the 10th anniversary of the WTO protests in Seattle. Ten years on, what do you see as the legacy of the so-called Battle of Seattle?

Full Faith in Credits?

OPB | May 05, 2009

Are Oregon's green energy tax credits working?