OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 13, 2017
We consider the forest conditions of the Eagle Creek Fire and listen in to OPB's "Class of 2025" podcast. Also, we talk about Amazon's quest for a second headquarters and the resignation of Seattle Mayor Ed Murray.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 11, 2017
What does it take for forests to recover from wildfire? Should school lunches be free? Also, we hear from members of Oregon's community of Rohingya Muslim immigrants and refugees.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 6, 2017
An update on the Eagle Creek Fire. Also, a group of former law enforcement officers are calling for better police oversight. And local author Rene Denfield shares her latest novel.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 5, 2017
We hear reactions to President Trump's decision about DACA, the Eagle Creek Fire and an ACLU of Oregon campaign about the role of district attorneys.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 31, 2017
How accurate are federal vaccination numbers for Oregon? Also, we hear voices from the front lines of wildfires burning across the state, and we take a trip to the OSU Surimi School in Astoria.
OPB | Broadcast: May 31, 2017
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler shares his thoughts after this weekend's deadly attack. We discuss protest vs. free speech in Portland. And nature writer Gary Ferguson explains the age of the "mega-wildfires."
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 12, 2015
We continue our "At Home" series with Carolyn and Ira Hodge, whose home burned down in the Canyon Creek fire a little over a month ago.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 4, 2015
A small newspaper steps up in a big way to help keep local residents in Grant County up to speed on the wildfires.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 2, 2015
A local commercial photographer describes his first season as a wildland firefighter.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 31, 2015
The National Forest Service is already planning restoration projects after fires char Eastern Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 24, 2015
The Carlton Complex fire ripped through Okanogan County last year. The same area is currently battling fires again.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 20, 2015
Several of the nation's largest wildfires continue to burn across the region.
OPB | Broadcast: June 2, 2015
Washington Governor Jay Inslee declared a statewide drought emergency in May. We discuss what that means for the state's residents and wildlife.
OPB | Broadcast: May 27, 2015
Many wildfire policy experts say the goal with some wildfires isn't to stop the fire, but to manage the way they burn.
OPB | Broadcast: March 30, 2015
MONDAY: Oregon legislators worry about how to cover wildfire costs as insurance prices rise.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 27, 2013
As another deadly and expensive fire season comes to an end, scientists are trying to better understand how fire spreads.
OPB | Broadcast: July 29, 2013
The annual fire season intensified over the last week, with a lightning storm setting off blazes in southwest Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: July 22, 2013
A fire at the Warm Springs Reservation forced an evacuation at Kah-Nee-Ta resort and continues to expand.
OPB | Broadcast: May 13, 2013
We'll check in on how the dry weather is affecting Klamath Basin water users and the early wildfire season.