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On The Road: Elk, Butterflies And (Carved) Bears In Southwest Oregon

OPB | June 30, 2016 noon | Oregon Highway 38

We take a drive along Oregon Route 38 and meet longtime residents, a few new arrivals and some folks who were just passing through.

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Firefighters Under Fire | Your Brain On Music | Harney County Election | Immigration Lawsuit

OPB | June 29, 2016 noon

Harney County Judge Steve Grasty survived a recall election, a class action lawsuit on behalf of unaccompanied immigrant minors moves forward, firefighters in Southern Oregon are under attack for enforcing laws, and OHSU neuroscientist explains the connections between the brain and music.

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Peter Sagal | Mary Roach | Darcelle XV Documentary

OPB | June 18, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, Peter Sagal takes us behind the scenes on "Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me," writer Mary Roach talks maggots and penis transplants, author Lindsey West takes on the Internet trolls, and a Portland-based distributor leaves hundreds of music labels in the lurch.

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After Orlando Shooting, Christian Activist Urges Religious Compassion

OPB | June 14, 2016 12:25 p.m.

The activist and author of "God and the Gay Christian" spoke to Think Out Loud host Dave Miller ahead of his Portland event promoting an inclusive Christian view of sexual minorities.

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On The Road: Pendleton To John Day – US Route 395

OPB | May 19, 2016 midnight

U.S. Route 395 runs from Los Angeles all the way north to the Canadian border. On its way through Oregon, 395 passes through three National Forests, several wildlife refuges, and numerous small towns that dot the Eastern Oregon landscape.

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Taking Shape: Allan McCollum And Delia Paine Celebrate The WPA

OPB | June 11, 2016 10 a.m. | Bend, Oregon

A collaboration between two seemingly different makers — Allan McCollum and Delia Paine — bears exponential fruit at the High Desert Museum in Bend.

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Summer Cannibals | Comics For All | Architect Brad Cloepfil | The Lost Boys Of Portlandia

OPB | June 11, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we check out Portland’s most welcoming new comic book shop, jam to the Summer Cannibals, continue our conversation with Brad Cloepfil on the state of Portland architecture and more.

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Teens Take A Step Back In Time To Create Silent Films

OPB | June 4, 2016 10 a.m.

Whether working with 8mm or cell phones and CGI, youth from around the world compete at the International Youth Silent Film Festival at the Hollywood Theater.

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Portland Architect Brad Cloepfil Normally Designs Museums – Now He's Featured In One

OPB | June 4, 2016 8 a.m.

The stunning models of Portland's preeminent architect are as much sculpture as they are architecture. Brad Cloepfil walks us through their exhibition at the Portland Art Museum, as well as his globe-spanning career.

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Living With HIV For 30 Years

OPB | May 24, 2016 noon

Kevin Howard was diagnosed with HIV in 1985. He thought he'd be dead in two years.