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Woodburn's New Mural Showcases City's Diversity And History

OPB | July 26, 2017 5:27 p.m. | Woodburn, Oregon

Muralist Hector H. Hernandez's work on the side of the Woodburn Independent newspaper building highlights the tremendous diversity and storied history of the city between Portland and Salem.

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Live From Woodburn High

OPB | March 9, 2016 12:06 p.m.

Oregon has the fourth lowest graduation rate in the country, but Woodburn High has exceeded the state average by double digits for two years in a row.

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Woodburn Officers Allege Misconduct And Retaliation

OPB | Jan. 21, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Police officers in Woodburn are suing the city, claiming the police department systematically ignores misconduct and retaliates against whistleblowers.

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Our Town Near Portland

OPB | Dec. 25, 2012 12:06 p.m.

The next stops the Our Town tour of Oregon are relatively close to Portland: Camas, Washington and Woodburn.

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Woodburn Fire Aftermath

OPB | May 21, 2012 9:06 a.m.

A four-alarm fire caused major damage to Woodburn High School. We'll find out how the community is reacting.

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Our Town: Woodburn

OPB | April 13, 2012 9:06 a.m.

In the next in our ongoing Our Town series, we explore Woodburn.

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Northwest Passages: Jim Lynch

OPB | Nov. 25, 2009 9 a.m.

Author Jim Lynch's new novel Border Songs shows his deep sense of place and of humor.