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Discussing Proposed Changes to PPS Transfer Policy

OPB |Nov. 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll hear more about recommended changes to the transfer policy at Portland Public Schools from the district, parents, and the committee that made the recommendations.

Parents Object To New PPS Transfer Policy Proposal

OPB |Nov. 12, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Concerned parents attended a school board meeting on Monday night to comment on proposed changes to the transfer policy at Portland Public Schools.

Why Hasn't Uber Come To Portland?

OPB |July 28, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll look into why Uber's car-sharing service is available in more than 100 cities across the world -- but not in Portland.

George Fox Transgender Student Will Appeal Ruling

OPB |July 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Jayce, a transgender student at George Fox University, who was denied permission to live on campus with other men.

How Did Portland's Roads Get So Bad?

OPB |May 27, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and Commissioner Steve Novick proposed a transportation user fee last week to help fix the city's roads.

News Roundtable: April 18, 2014

OPB |April 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Oregon Ranks Second In The Country For Government Transparency

OPB |April 10, 2014 12:25 p.m.

THURSDAY: OSPIRG has released its annual report card on transparency of government spending, and Oregon ranks second.

Fighting For Transgender Housing At George Fox

OPB |April 09, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Jayce is a female-to-male transgender student at George Fox University. Should he be able to live with male friends on campus?

OHSU Study Finds Inconsistencies In Clinical Trials Results

OPB |April 07, 2014 12:25 p.m.

MONDAY: A recent OHSU study found that raw data from trials differs from what's reported to medical professionals.

The Bridge Is Back — But Don't Call It the CRC

OPB |April 01, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Washington state Rep. Liz Pike wants to bring lawmakers on both sides of the Columbia River back to the table to come up with a new plan for an I-5 bridge.

When Will Portland Get A Bike Share System?

OPB |March 26, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: As bike share programs crop up around the country, Portland's program still hasn't gotten off the ground.

Oregon-Led Bridge Plan Gets A Hearing In Salem

OPB |Feb. 13, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: Lawmakers heard testimony Wednesday on a proposal to build a new bridge across the Columbia River without funding from Washington state.

Secretary Of State Releases TriMet Audit

OPB |Jan. 29, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Secretary of State Kate Brown is releasing a top-to-bottom audit of the state's largest transit agency.

What To Expect From The 2014 Legislative Session

OPB |Jan. 16, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll check in with our Capitol reporter about the issues that will shape the 2014 legislative session.

News Roundtable: January 16, 2014

OPB |Jan. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Could Tolling Save The Columbia River Crossing?

OPB |Jan. 15, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Oregon lawmakers are looking at tolls as a way to fund the bridge project without resources from Washington.

For Families with Transgender Children, Finding Support Can Be A Challenge

OPB |Nov. 08, 2013 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: A Portland organization with a global reach hopes to provide transgender children and their families with advocacy and support.

Columbia River Crossing Dies in Olympia

July 01, 2013 12:30 p.m.

After eight years and $175 million spent on planning, the Columbia River Crossing project has apparently died. 

Considering The Future of Bicycling

June 10, 2013 12:15 p.m.

Two new reports, one from the City Club of Portland and one from the Bicycle Transportation Alliance, lay out visions for the future of Portland's bicycle infrastructure.

Environmental News Round-Up

May 06, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We're bringing together our Ecotrope blogger and Earthfix editor to catch us up on some of the latest environmental news.

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