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Portland Mayor Wheeler | Type 1 Diabetes | 'Oregon Field Guide'

OPB | Sept. 14, 2017 noon

Portland's Mayor Ted Wheeler discusses Amazon, freeway widening, and more. Also, we learn more about type 1 diabetes. And we celebrate the career of Steve Amen, host of "Oregon Field Guide."

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Portland Mayor, Council Get Earful On New Police Ordinances

OPB | Aug. 4, 2017 9:52 a.m. | Portland

The Portland City Council began considering three ordinances at its meeting Thursday that could change the way the Portland Police Bureau operates.

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Seattle Mayor Denies Knowing Man Accusing Him Of Sexual Abuse

AP | April 19, 2017 3:02 p.m. | Seattle

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray on Wednesday denied knowing or having sex with a 46-year-old man who has accused the mayor of sexually abusing him when he was a teenager.

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Portland Mayor Runs Out Of Time Delivering State Of The City Speech

OPB | March 24, 2017 10:23 a.m. | Portland

In his first major speech since he took office, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler revealed a little more of his vision for the city — but ran out of time before finishing his prepared remarks.

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Portland Mayor Says Public Will Vet Police Chief Candidates

OPB | Jan. 6, 2017 5:34 p.m. | Portland

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler plans a national search for a new police chief in February. In his first press conference, he said he wants the public to help vet candidates.

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'State Of Wonder' Year In Review: Can Artists Afford Portland? | Art Glass Apocalypse | Oregon Jewish Museum Takes Craft Museum's Home

OPB | Jan. 7, 2017 noon

OPB's arts and culture show looks back at some of the biggest stories of 2016 and updates them for the new year.

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'OPB Politics Now': New Year, New Portland City Government

OPB | Jan. 6, 2017 9:22 a.m.

Will Ted Wheeler buck the trend of one-term mayors in Portland? For our first episode of 2017, we look at the challenges of running the city at a time when incivility is rampant at council meetings.

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Mayor Ted Wheeler Deals With Protesters, Divided Portland At Inauguration

OPB | Jan. 4, 2017 1:17 p.m. | Portland

Mayor Ted Wheeler held a public inauguration Wednesday morning at Jason Lee Elementary in East Portland.

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News Roundtable | Charlie Hales Exit Interview

OPB | Dec. 23, 2016 noon

Our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest news of the week, and Portland mayor Charlie Hales joins us for his last interview in that job.

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Portland Mayor's Race: David Schor On The Issues

OPB | May 3, 2016 4:24 p.m.

David Schor is a lawyer with the Oregon Department of Justice and one of 15 candidates for Portland mayor. 

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Election 2016: Voter Resources

OPB | April 5, 2016 8:30 a.m.

Who's running? How do I register to vote? When do I get my ballot? Find answers to your voting questions with OPB's resource guide.

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Portland Mayor To Target Crime, Homelessness In Final Months

OPB | March 25, 2016 10:46 a.m.

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales delivered his final State of the City address Friday. His plans include pay increases for new hires at the police bureau, and a navigation center for the homeless. 

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5 Things To Know About Mayor Charlie Hales' Final State Of The City

OPB | March 24, 2016 2:48 p.m. | Portland

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales gives his final state of the city address Friday. Here are five things to expect him to cover.

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Iannarone Wants Fewer Cars In Portland

OPB | March 10, 2016 midnight | Portland

Portland mayoral candidate Sarah Iannarone discusses her vision for a more accessible Portland and hopes for a lower carbon footprint.

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Portland Mayoral Candidate Ted Wheeler Wants To Stop Gentrification

OPB | March 3, 2016 3 p.m. | Portland

Portland mayoral candidate Ted Wheeler discussed his plans to fix Portland's gentrification of minority communities on Think Out Loud.

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Portland Mayoral Candidate Ted Wheeler | Washington Legislative Check In | Umatilla Indian Reservation News

OPB | March 2, 2016 12:06 p.m.

We'll hear from Portland mayoral candidate Ted wheeler, and speak with Chuck Sams about recent news affecting the Umatilla Indian Reservation.

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Ted Wheeler Organizes New Portland Mayoral Debate

Pamplin Media Group | Feb. 29, 2016 12:36 p.m. | Portland

Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler has invited all candidates to join him in a Monday evening debate to replace the one canceled by The Oregonian at the last minute.

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A Mayoral Candidate's Walking Tour Of Portland

OPB | Feb. 26, 2016 10:11 a.m. | Portland

Mayoral candidates Jules Bailey and Ted Wheeler get granular on the planning and design issues facing our city, hosted by State of Wonder columnist Randy Gragg.

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Portland Mayoral Candidate Jules Bailey | Treating Concussions

OPB | Feb. 24, 2016 noon

We talk to Portland mayoral candidate Jules Bailey. And we hear about new University of Oregon research into the role of emotional support in healing concussions.

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Homeless Encampments | Drug Harm Reduction

OPB | Feb. 9, 2016 noon

Portland's mayor has a new plan to allow homeless camping in the city. Also, an organization run by drug users helps other drug users to "be the best drug users they can be."