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Snow Harvesting: Northwest Ski Resorts Adapt To Climate Change

OPB/EarthFix | Jan. 5, 2016 5:30 p.m.

With climate models predicting warmer winters and less snow in the future, Northwest ski resorts are finding strategies they can use to adapt.

Nation | local | News | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

Stories That Changed Our World In 2015

OPB | Nov. 10, 2015 12:08 p.m.

A look back at 15 news stories that changed our world in 2015. 

NW Life | Arts | Books | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

Wordstock Preview: 24 Memorable Author Interviews

OPB | Oct. 7, 2015 3:32 p.m.

We look back at some of our most memorable interviews with an eclectic mix of literary masters.

NW Life | Arts | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

OPB At Wordstock: The Schedule

OPB | Oct. 7, 2015 12:24 p.m.

Several OPB personalities — including Dave Miller, Geoff Norcross and April Baer — will sit down and talk with authors about their recent literary works.

Music | Arts | Education | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

Oregon's Great Jazz Teacher On Education And Race

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 6 a.m.

Thara Memory sits down for a wide-ranging — and at times feisty — conversation on race, education and jazz.

News | NW Life | Education | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

Why Is Oregon's Graduation Rate So Low?

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 6 a.m.

OPB talked with a wide-range of Oregonians — from a parent to the governor — to explore why the state's graduation rate is so low.

NW Life | Education | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

College Inside Prison Offers Oregon Inmates Hope

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 6 a.m.

Go inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to find out about how college courses are affecting inmates.

Music | NW Life | Education | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

opbmusic Playlist: Teachers Who Shred

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 6 a.m.

Vampire Weekend, Sheryl Crow and Queen are just a couple of artists highlighted on OPB Music's playlist of current and former teachers who rock.

Kayaking 'The Mount Everest' Of Oregon Rivers

OPB | March 19, 2014 2 p.m.

Take a remarkable trip into the depths of Oregon's remote Salmon River Gorge where kayakers plunge down towering waterfalls with no possibility of retreat.

Oregon Field Guide

Kayaking 'The Mount Everest' Of Oregon Rivers

OPB | March 19, 2014 2 p.m.

Take a remarkable trip into the depths of Oregon's remote Salmon River Gorge where kayakers plunge down towering waterfalls with no possibility of retreat.

The Many Uses Of The Clackamas River

OPB | Aug. 13, 2013 12:45 p.m.

The Clackamas River may not be as recognizable as the Deschutes, the Willamette, or the Columbia, but it's just as essential to Oregonians.

Think Out Loud

The Many Uses Of The Clackamas River

OPB | Aug. 13, 2013 12:45 p.m.

The Clackamas River may not be as recognizable as the Deschutes, the Willamette, or the Columbia, but it's just as essential to Oregonians.

Water | Environment | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The Weather

Exploring The Undammed White Salmon River, At Last

OPB | Nov. 13, 2012 11 p.m.

It's been a year since the country's second-biggest dam removal has freed a lost stretch of the White Salmon River in southwest Washington. Now biologists and kayakers are rediscovering this once-lost stretch of river.

Oregon Field Guide

City Slickers: Oregonians From Contrasting Areas Find Common Ground

OPB | Oct. 8, 2009 1:30 p.m.

Follow a group of Portland kids as they learn to adjust to life on a ranch.

NW Life | Environment | Oregon Field Guide

Exploratory Kayakers Take Big Risks For A First Decent

OPB | Feb. 1, 2005 7:30 p.m.

Join a group of modern-day explorers as they attempt to run Falls Creek in Washington.