We hear about budget negotiations heating up in Salem, how carbon pricing could affect communities of color, and the politics of "good hair."
We learn about cybersecurity "honeypots" and a bill to raise the age for tobacco use in Oregon.
local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | April 19, 2017 noon
How can Portland's emergency response improve? Should the left lane on the highway be restricted to passing only? Then, we talk with hip-hop artist Dahlak Brathwaite.
Nation | Politics | local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | April 17, 2017 noon
We hit the road — literally — to see how a pothole is filled and find out how that kind of routine road maintenance fits into the huge transportation package lawmakers are putting together.
We get business news from the editor of the "Portland Business Journal," then turn to a new lawsuit brought by disability rights advocates. We end the hour with a preview of the Soul'd Out music festival.
News | local | Land use | Think Out LoudOPB | April 5, 2017 12:15 p.m.
University of Oregon associate professor Nico Larco is studying the effect that self-driving cars are likely to have on cities and the people who live in them.
Nation | News | Think Out LoudOPB | April 14, 2017 noon
We discuss some of the biggest stories of the week. Then, we look into a spike in inmate suicides in Washington. We'll also hear about an effort to silence train whistles in La Grande.
We explore a new exhibit dedicated to the celebrated book “Geek Love," a proposal in the Oregon Legislature to tighten distracted driving laws, and a new photography show featuring Syrian refugee children.
local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | April 12, 2017 noon | Portland
The Nez Perce were driven out of Oregon's Wallowa Valley by a man who had dedicated his life to equality for America's former slaves. Also, we get an update on what bills are still alive in the Legislature.