OPB | Jan. 30, 2015
FRIDAY: An email mistakenly sent to OPB reveals behind-the-scenes strategizing by developers to avoid committing to affordable housing on Portland's South Waterfront.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2015
FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.
OPB | Jan. 22, 2015
THURSDAY: The Oregonian's Brad Schmidt fills us in on the latest on affordable developments in the South Waterfront neighborhood.
OPB | Dec. 19, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We're listening back to a show we did in late October focusing on how Portland's South Waterfront is developing.
OPB | Dec. 02, 2014
TUESDAY: The nonprofit Newport Fishermen's Wives, along with the port and city of Newport and Lincoln County, is suing the U.S. Coast Guard over the possible closure of the Newport Search and Rescue Station.
OPB | Nov. 12, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A new project tries to capture the sound of the iconic Celilo Falls.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2014
FRIDAY: The Bonneville Power Administration is looking towards the future after a hiring scandal that went public a year ago.
OPB | Oct. 27, 2014
MONDAY: We'll discuss the rapid rise of the South Waterfront neighborhood and what the future might hold for the area.
OPB | Aug. 06, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The Army Corps of Engineers has settled a lawsuit brought by Columbia Riverkeeper involving oil and other pollutants from dams. The emissions will now fall under the Clean Water Act.
OPB | July 23, 2014
WEDNESDAY: As the water supply in the Owyhee Valley dries up, the drought's effects will have repercussions throughout the state.
OPB | July 11, 2014
FRIDAY: After several drownings in the Northwest, we'll talk about why they're happening and what can be done to prevent them.
OPB | June 11, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll dig into recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings with our legal expert Lisa McElroy.
OPB | May 21, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll get reaction to the May Primary Election with Sarah Mirk and Jim Pasero.
OPB | April 30, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The measure would create a water and sewer district with an elected board not subject to city control.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: In his memoir The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld, Portland author Justin Hocking writes about surfing in New York City, his own obsession with Moby Dick, and more.
OPB | Feb. 11, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland voters will decide in May whether or not to transfer power from city water and sewer bureaus to an independent board.
OPB | Jan. 22, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Portland mayor, Charlie Hales, about his accomplishments and challenges to date and his plans for the next three years.
OPB | Oct. 09, 2013
Water levels in Bend's Mirror Pond are dropping since the Newport Avenue Dam sprung a leak, as the community grapples with how to deal with silt buildup in the iconic pond.