OPB | Broadcast: July 27, 2017
Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson discusses voter fraud and election reform. We also talk about police oversight, treating Portland's water, and hear from TriMet.
OPB | Broadcast: March 24, 2017
Portland State University social work professor Dora Raymaker said she wouldn't have survived her professional life without workplace accommodations.
OPB | Broadcast: May 11, 2016
We talk to a transgender high school student about new guidelines from the Oregon Department of Education and we hear from the three candidates who are running for Secretary of State in the Democratic primary.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 4, 2016
We talk to legislative representatives on both sides of a bill that would eliminate the use of coal energy by Oregon's two biggest utilities by 2035. The Oregon Secretary of State discusses how the implementation of the state’s automatic voter registration law is going. And we speak with the backcountry guide who led a trip down a previously undocumented slot canyon for Oregon Field Guide.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 22, 2015
The city of Portland has been encouraging homeowners to build Accessory Dwelling Units, or "granny flats." But according to a new article in the Portland Tribune, Multnomah County's approach to these new structures threaten to stop these efforts in their tracks.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 20, 2015
Erik Siemers, managing editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 28, 2015
The Oregon State Fair runs through Labor Day, September 7. We broadcast live on the first day of the fair and talked to all kinds of participants — from the 4H exhibits to the table decorators, the paper artists, poets and sword swallowers.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 21, 2015
The city has announced its first housing project built using some of the $20 million in affordable housing money allocated after Trader Joe's pulled out of a development deal in 2014.
OPB | Broadcast: July 13, 2015
Our regular check in with OPB's environmental reporters about a few stories they’ve been following.
OPB | Broadcast: April 20, 2015
More than 25 percent of property in overall real estate market in the last four years was purchased with cash.
OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2015
We broadcast Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's State of the State speech and get analysis from OPB reporter Chris Lehman and this week's news roundtable.
OPB | Broadcast: March 18, 2015
WEDNESDAY: Implementing the state's new 'motor voter' bill is at the top of her list.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 19, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We're listening back to a show we did in late October focusing on how Portland's South Waterfront is developing.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 18, 2014
TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Broadcast: July 7, 2014
MONDAY: We'll talk about the opening of a memorial that honors the remains of thousands of unclaimed patients found on the grounds of Oregon State Hospital.
OPB | Broadcast: June 12, 2014
THURSDAY: During finals week, we go inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to find out about the College Inside program.
OPB | Broadcast: March 19, 2014
WEDNESDAY: According to a new report from the Northwest Economic Research Center, Oregon's property tax system is skewing the housing market.
OPB | Broadcast: March 14, 2014
FRIDAY: Following the call by Mayor Charlie Hales for additional money for inner N/NE Portland, we'll dig into the history of affordable housing in the area and ask where new money might go.
OPB | Broadcast: March 13, 2014
THURSDAY: Portland State University's full-time faculty voted overwhelming to approve a strike, which could begin in early April.