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State of Wonder: July 25, 2015 - Summer Music Special

OPB | July 25, 2015 noon | Portland

We profile some of the summer's best acts: Calexico, Helio Sequence, Luz Elena Mendoza, Lost Lander, Edna Vasquez, and a new favorite, Joseph. Also, we say goodbye to one of the city's beloved musicians, Dave Camp, whose Facebook chronicle of his struggle with cancer rallied a community around him.

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State of Wonder: July 18, 2015 - Live From The Fishtrap Gathering Of Writers

OPB | July 18, 2015 noon

We travel to the Wallowas for a live show at the annual gathering about writing and the West, with guests Timothy Egan, Erika Wurth, Kim Stafford, Sherwin Bitsui and more.

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Looking Back On 40 Years Of Midwifery

OPB | July 10, 2015 12:30 p.m.

Dr. Carol Howe just retired from her career as both a practicing midwife and a pioneer in the field of nurse midwifery education.

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State of Wonder: July 4, 2015

OPB | July 4, 2015 noon

It's a patriotic explosion of arts this weekend: Portlander Dave Depper on joining Death Cab for Cutie, the news that mandolinist Chris Thile might take over for Garrison Keillor, a new modern curator at the art museum, Lidia Yuknavitch's new book, Other Lives' opbmusic session and more!

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'Essentially Ellington' Winners: Live Performance And Interview

OPB | July 3, 2015 12:06 p.m.

American Music Program's national award-winning Pacific Crest Jazz Orchestra comes to the OPB studios.

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Oregon Company Finds Its Groove In Vinyl

OPB | June 19, 2015 3 p.m. | Portland

A trio of entrepreneurs has opened what they believe is Oregon's first vinyl record pressing plant.

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'Goonies' 30th Anniversary Draws Fans in Astoria

OPB | June 8, 2015 10:40 a.m.

The film's durability is hard to argue with.

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Victor Maldonado Explores Mexican Stereotypes With His Lucha Art

OPB | Aug. 1, 2014 9:15 a.m.

Artist Victor Maldonado journeyed to Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts to work on a new series of prints exploring questions of identity through Mexican lucha wrestling masks.

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Oregon Vineyards: Through The Eyes Of An Artist

OPB | June 13, 2014 midnight

Art and wine lovers, here's an exhibit for you: Oregon Vineyards: Through The Eyes Of An Artist. Eleven Willamette Valley artists present their visions of wine country with a wide variety of artistic styles.

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May 17, 2014

OPB | May 17, 2014 noon

State of Wonder returns with more arts coverage in Oregon. Marco Beneveto, George Saunders, Classical Up Close and more...