Tagged: State

Oregon State Hospital Honors Thousands in Cremains Memorial

OPB |July 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

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.

Can Playing With Barbies Limit Girls' Career Choices?

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll explore new research that shows playing with Barbies could affect the jobs girls think they can do in the future.

Going To College Inside Prison

OPB |June 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: During finals week, we go inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to find out about the College Inside program.

How Property Taxes Are Influencing The Housing Market

OPB |March 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: According to a new report from the Northwest Economic Research Center, Oregon's property tax system is skewing the housing market.

What $20 Million In Affordable Housing Could Mean

OPB |March 14, 2014 12:40 p.m.

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.

PSU Faculty May Strike Within A Month

OPB |March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland State University's full-time faculty voted overwhelming to approve a strike, which could begin in early April.

Trader Joe's Withdraws From Northeast Portland

OPB |Feb. 03, 2014 12:40 p.m.

MONDAY: Trader Joe's announced this morning that it is halting development plans for its store in Northeast Portland.

PSU Labor Negotiations Heat Up

OPB |Feb. 03, 2014 12:15 p.m.

MONDAY: Faculty and administration at Portland State University are in the midst of a protracted labor dispute that could culminate in a strike.

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.

Talking Business

OPB |Nov. 25, 2013 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: In our regular business update, we'll discuss Portland companies expanding outside the state, real estate development in the Lloyd district, and more.

OSU Researchers Make Strides In New Treatment for "Superbugs"

OPB |Oct. 16, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Researchers at OSU and other institutions are working on a new, more precise kind of antibiotic to target drug-resistant bacteria.

Junction City Gets a Psychiatric Hospital

July 17, 2013 12:40 p.m.

We discuss the Oregon Legislature's decision to build a psychiatric hospital in Junction City.

Lowering the Legal Limit for DUIIs

May 22, 2013 12:25 p.m.

The National Transportation and Safety Board has made recommendations for states to lower driver's acceptable blood alcohol content to 0.05 percent.

Talking Business

March 26, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Portland Business Journal editor Rob Smith joins us for a business news update.

Gauging Oregon's Rental Market Economy

Jan. 30, 2013 12:20 p.m.

What does Oregon's tight rental market mean for renters, property owners, and the rest of the economy?

Looking At Changes In The Real Estate Market

Dec. 04, 2012 12:20 p.m.

Is the housing market finally turning around?

Secretary of State's Race

Oct. 23, 2012 12:35 p.m.

Republican Knute Buehler is trying to unseat Democratic incumbent Kate Brown as Secretary of State.

Staffing at the Oregon State Hospital

Sept. 25, 2012 12:15 p.m.

Nurses at the Oregon State Hospital wards in both Salem and Portland say they need more staff to help deal with violent incidents.

Demand For Housing Counselors

March 30, 2012 9:20 a.m.

A new Oregon law has troubled homeowners clamoring for housing counseling services.

State of the Union Roundtable

Jan. 25, 2012 9:06 a.m.

President Obama delivers his third State of the Union address Tuesday night.

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