OPB |Oct. 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: Surgeon and author Atul Gawande will join us at OPB with an audience to talk about his new book, "Being Mortal." Reserve you free ticket here.
OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk to the director of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management about her fact-finding mission to Christchurch to see its response to the 2011 earthquake.
OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:25 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll learn about the similarities and differences between affordable housing in Portland and San Fransisco from housing activist James Tracy.
OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Voters in Washington are being asked to weigh in on two competing ballot measures on background checks for gun sales.
OPB |Oct. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: James McBride's novel "The Good Lord Bird" is a darkly humorous dramatization of the story of fiery abolitionist John Brown. Reserve your free tickets here.
OPB |Oct. 15, 2014 12:35 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: A new poll released by OPB and Fox 12 shows Measures 91 and 92 could be likely to pass, but the driver card measure may fail by a large margin.
OPB |Oct. 14, 2014 12:50 p.m.
TUESDAY: Oregon is considering replacing the statues currently at Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol Building.
OPB |Oct. 14, 2014 12:40 p.m.
TUESDAY: The Oregon Supreme Court will hear arguments today on new legislation aimed at cutting costs to the state's public employee retirement system (PERS).
OPB |Oct. 13, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: David Mitchell discusses his work, his writing influences, parenting a child who has autism, growing up with a stammer, and the spiritual themes that inform his work.
OPB |Oct. 07, 2014 12:40 p.m.
TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB |Oct. 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 86, which would allow the state to borrow money to create a scholarship fund for Oregon students pursuing college or career training.
OPB |Oct. 06, 2014 12:25 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll hear about how prepared Oregon buildings are to withstand a major earthquake, and which ones may be getting upgrades.
OPB |Oct. 06, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk with U.S. Supreme Court watcher Lisa McElroy about the start of the new term this week.
OPB |Oct. 03, 2014 12:25 p.m.
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB |Oct. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: The University of Oregon recently commissioned a task force to examine the issue of sexual assault on campus. We'll discuss the findings of a new survey.
OPB |Oct. 02, 2014 12:20 p.m.
THURSDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 91, which would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess, and sell marijuana under state regulation.
OPB |Oct. 01, 2014 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Multnomah County is reevaluating the way it enforces backyard beekeepers.
OPB |Oct. 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Mohamed Mohamud, the young Beaverton man convicted of trying to bomb Portland's annual tree lighting ceremony in 2010, could face a sentence of life in prison.
OPB |Sept. 30, 2014 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: In her debut novel "Goodhouse," Portland writer Peyton Marshall imagines a world where boys with certain genetic markers for violent tendencies are sent to prison-like boarding schools to learn "right-thinking."
OPB |Sept. 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll get to know University of Portland's new president, Mark Poorman.
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