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State of Wonder: Aug. 15, 2015 - Arts And Small Towns, A Love Story

OPB | Aug. 15, 2015 noon

What happens when small towns try to jump-start their economies with arts centers and cultural offerings? We find out with a road trip to Joseph, Burns, and Mighty Tieton, Washington.

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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...

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OPB's Geoff Norcross On Jeopardy! And Risking It All

OPB | Jan. 20, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: OPB's Geoff Norcross recounts his experience on "America's Favorite Quiz Show," a dream he's had since he was a teenager.

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Portland band "The Slants" Takes Trademark Case to Court

OPB | Oct. 24, 2013 12:40 p.m.

THURSDAY: Four years after their initial application to trademark their name was denied, the Portland band "The Slants" are taking their case to the federal court of appeals.

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Craft Whiskey Distilleries In The Northwest

OPB | Oct. 15, 2013 12:45 p.m.

While Oregon and Washington have long been renowned for their microbreweries, the craft whiskey distilling movement is only now beginning to come of age in the region.