OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 29, 2017
A new law goes into effect on Sunday making it illegal to do almost anything with your phone while driving. Also, our news roundtable discusses some of the biggest news of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: April 19, 2017
How can Portland's emergency response improve? Should the left lane on the highway be restricted to passing only? Then, we talk with hip-hop artist Dahlak Brathwaite.
OPB | Broadcast: April 5, 2017
New homes are getting built, but is it enough? What will our cities look like when self-driving cars really become a reality? And the young Oregonian behind the Sunshine Girl YouTube phenomenon joins us to talk about her latest book.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 13, 2016
We find out why traffic deaths are rising in Portland despite efforts to reverse the trend, and we learn more about a new proposed system of publicly financed elections in the city.
OPB | Broadcast: July 28, 2015
We talk with Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, who just returned a summit with 60 mayors from around the world called by Pope Francis.
OPB | Broadcast: July 1, 2015
Activists and city leaders are debating the future of Portland's bike infrastructure.
OPB | Broadcast: May 18, 2015
The end of the legislative session is not far off, but Oregon lawmakers are struggling to find common ground on funding transportation infrastructure.
OPB | Broadcast: March 12, 2015
In this second installment of our new series "Represented," we'll examine bills to curb child sex trafficking in the state. We're in the The Dalles, the home of the bills' sponsor, Republican representative John Huffman.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 28, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll talk about how johns are prosecuted, and how that relates to the overall strategy of combating child sex trafficking.
OPB | Broadcast: July 16, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The Oregon Department of Transportation has rolled out some new digital signs with travel time estimates and speed advisories.
OPB | Broadcast: April 10, 2014
THURSDAY: The U.S. Attorney General's Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence meets next week in Florida.
OPB | Broadcast: April 2, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A new report from Willamette Law School's International Human Rights Clinic details the little-documented problem of human trafficking involving Native Americans.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 15, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Oregon lawmakers are looking at tolls as a way to fund the bridge project without resources from Washington.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 6, 2013
A new report commissioned by the Department of Justice shows how widespread child trafficking is in the Portland metro area.
OPB | Broadcast: April 1, 2013
Several bills working their way through the legislature right now seek to crack down on child sex trafficking in Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 1, 2010
What challenges do pedestrians, drivers and bikers face when sharing roadways?
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 4, 2010
What's being done about underage sex trafficking in Oregon?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 3, 2009
What questions to you have for the new University of Oregon President?
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 5, 2009
What do Oregon's new medical marijuana clubs mean for patients — and for the effort to legalize pot?