OPB | July 19, 2016
Oregon's only Republican member of Congress joins us during the second day of the RNC. We get some convention analysis from NPR political editor Domenico Montanaro. And we talk to a Corvallis native whose new graphic novel reflects his experiences as a Marine in Iraq.
OPB | June 16, 2016
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales discusses the city’s new approach to foreclosures on abandoned properties. And best-selling author Mary Roach joins us to talk about her latest book, “Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans At War.”
OPB | Dec. 18, 2015
Philip Myers was an executive for the company in the 1970s when the first Star Wars movie was made.
OPB | Dec. 16, 2015
Nearly 200 nations came together to agree to reduce emissions. What are states' roles in reaching the goals that were set?
OPB | Dec. 10, 2015
An amendment that would institute three-year terms for all council positions could be the first tribal member-passed amendment in Warm Springs history.
OPB | Nov. 18, 2015
Nathan Deuel's book chronicles his experience as a new dad in the Middle East while his wife, Kelly McEvers, was covering the Arab Spring for NPR.
OPB | Nov. 12, 2015
How has the experience of coming back from war changed for veterans of wars, from the Civil War to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan?
OPB | Oct. 16, 2015
We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Oct. 14, 2015
Stacy Bannerman's new book focuses on the devastating impacts of war on the families of veterans.
OPB | Sept. 22, 2015
Members of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs took advantage of a grant from the Smithsonian to go to the museum and access tribal artifacts.
OPB | Sept. 21, 2015
We speak with a Portland-based photojournalist about how the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe is playing out in Greece.
OPB | Aug. 17, 2015
Eleven young Oregonians are part of a climate change lawsuit brought against the Obama administration, charging that failure to act to prevent catastrophic climate change violates their rights.
OPB | Aug. 10, 2015
A professor attempts to quantify the relative effectiveness of terrorism as a strategy.
OPB | Aug. 06, 2015
Earlier this week OBON 2015 returned several flags taken from dead Japanese soldiers in WWII to the descendents of those soldiers.
OPB | Aug. 05, 2015
The newly formed Warms Springs Youth Council brought back lessons and inspiration from their trip to Washington, D.C. this summer.
OPB | July 21, 2015
Defense expert Peter W. Singer imagines what World War III might look like in the new novel Ghost Fleet.
OPB | June 16, 2015
HB 2662 as it stands now would move Oregon a step closer to establishing the oft-discussed "Pay It Forward" college payment program.
OPB | April 14, 2015
The Portland author and creator of Dangerous Writing won The Oregon Book Award for lifetime achievement.
OPB | April 09, 2015
A Seattle Times series highlights the controversial lending practices of the nation's biggest homebuilder, Clayton Homes.