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A Fragile Year: Portland Art Glass Maker Uroboros' Founder On Selling His Business

OPB | Jan. 7, 2017 11:45 a.m. | Portland

Amid regulatory crackdown on Northwest glass makers, Eric Lovell transfers the business to California-based Oceanside GlassTile.

Nation | News | Education | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Communities | Think Out Loud

Tiny School | George And Hillary Atiyeh

OPB | Jan. 4, 2017 noon

We bring you a conversation with George Atiyeh. He’s the nephew of former Oregon governor Vic Atiyeh, and the single biggest reason that the Opal Creek Wilderness was created 20 years ago.

Election | History | News | Environment | NW Life | local | Arts | Think Out Loud

Producers' Choice: The Best 'Think Out Loud' Conversations Of 2016

OPB | Dec. 28, 2016 noon | Portland

As 2016 comes to a close, the staff of OPB's "Think Out Loud" look back on some of their favorite conversations from the past year.

Animals | local | News | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Think Out Loud

Yes, Coyotes Do Roam The Streets Of Portland

OPB | Dec. 14, 2016 midnight | Portland

Portlanders have reported almost 2,000 coyote sightings this year.

History | Environment | NW Life | Think Out Loud

Battle Ready: The Military's NW Environmental Legacy

OPB | Dec. 7, 2016 noon

Seventy-five years ago, America was drawn into World War II and the Pacific Northwest answered the call with lumber, hydroelectricity, even a secret plutonium factory to arm atomic bombs.

News | Economy | Nation | Communities | Environment | Think Out Loud

News Roundtable Dec. 2 | Elliott State Forest | Solitary Confinement in Oregon

OPB | Dec. 2, 2016 noon

We discuss some big stories this week on our news roundtable, learn more about the sale of the Elliott State Forest and hear about efforts to reduce the use of solitary confinement in Oregon prisons.

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Oregon Fish & Wildlife Investigation | American Dream: Roseburg Resident | City of Weird

OPB | Oct. 31, 2016 noon

Do you have a story about a spooky or weird place in Portland? Share it today on our Halloween extravaganza. Also today, we'll hear another personal story in our American Dream series.

local | News | Environment | NW Life | Think Out Loud

4 Dams On The Klamath River Are One Step Closer To Coming Down

OPB | Oct. 19, 2016 noon

PacifiCorp has filed for permission from the federal government to transfer its license for four Klamath River dams to a new corporation that was set up with the sole purpose of taking the dams down.

local | Environment | Think Out Loud

'The Names Of The Stars' | UCC President

OPB | Oct. 3, 2016 noon

Author Pete Fromm talks about his latest memoir, "The Names of the Stars." And the new president of Umpqua Community College joins us after Roseburg marked the one-year anniversary of the largest mass school shooting in Oregon history.

Environment | Think Out Loud

REBROADCAST: Simon Winchester On The Pacific

OPB | Sept. 21, 2016 noon

The author's latest book is divided into 10 chapters taking on different events that occurred in the history of the world's largest body of water.