OPB | May 08, 2015
We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | April 30, 2015
The Trans-Pacific Partnership has split Oregon's congressional delegation. We'll talk with Sen. Ron Wyden and Rep. Earl Blumenauer about why they believe in the controversial international trade agreement.
OPB | March 04, 2015
WEDNESDAY: How would Oregon be affected by the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
OPB | Dec. 08, 2014
MONDAY: A new report shows a shortage of qualified tradespeople in Oregon. We'll look at efforts to get more women and high school students working in the trade industry.
OPB | Aug. 29, 2014
FRIDAY: We'll talk with the head of the Portland Development Commission and others about the deal that was just announced that would bring a Natural Grocers store to a controversial development site.
OPB | July 21, 2014
MONDAY: Vic Atiyeh, the last Republican governor of Oregon, has passed away at age 91.
OPB | April 23, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Trader Joe's has decided not to build at Northeast Alberta and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, even though Mayor Hales hoped they would.
OPB | 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 | March 06, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll hear from business owners and residents who support a new Trader Joe's on the vacant lot on NE MLK Jr. Blvd. and Alberta St. in Portland.
OPB | March 05, 2014
WEDNESDAY: PAALF is holding its second community conversation about what to do with the vacant lot on NE MLK Jr. Blvd. and Alberta St. — and other similar sites.
OPB | Feb. 03, 2014
MONDAY: Trader Joe's announced this morning that it is halting development plans for its store in Northeast Portland.
OPB | Jan. 21, 2014
TUESDAY: U.S Representative Peter DeFazio of Oregon is leading a contingent of environmentalists, labor groups, and internet freedom advocates in opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
OPB | Oct. 24, 2013
THURSDAY: Four years after their initial application to trademark their name was denied, the Portland band "The Slants" are taking their case to the federal court of appeals.
OPB | June 03, 2013
The discovery of genetically modified wheat in an Oregon field has led to more questions than answers for consumers, farmers, and federal officials alike.
OPB | Jan. 08, 2013
California's new cap-and-trade market is active. What impact could it have on the future of carbon?
OPB | June 22, 2011
BBC Newshour host Claire Bolderson joins us to discuss her visit to Oregon.
OPB | Sept. 27, 2010
How does global trade factor into economic recovery in the Northwest?
OPB | July 24, 2008
What effect can a regional policy have on a global issue like climate change?