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Murder On The Southern Pacific

OPB | May 4, 2015 9 p.m.

In 1923, a Southern Oregon train holdup sparked one of the nation’s largest manhunts and helped established modern criminal forensics.

NW Life | Arts | local | Oregon Art Beat

Mary Wells, Paper Mosaic Artist

OPB | April 23, 2015 midnight

Mary Wells works with tiny pieces of paper to create pieces that look like paintings - but they're paper mosaics.

Music | NW Life | Arts | Entertainment | local | Oregon Art Beat

Andres Lopera, Conductor and Musical Director

OPB | April 23, 2015 midnight

Conductor and musical director Andres Lopera brings his impressive talent and electric style to the Metropolitan Youth Symphony.

NW Life | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Artist Samantha Wall

OPB | April 16, 2015 midnight

Using black ink on white paper, Portland-based Samantha Wall makes art out of shared experiences.

NW Life | Oregon Experience

Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev'ry Voice

OPB | April 21, 2015 8 p.m.

Lift Ev’ry Voice explores Portland’s African-American history with a focus on the turbulent 1960s, ’70s and early ’80s. At the time, issues surrounding urban renewal, school desegregation and brittle police relations were exploding both nationally and locally.

Flora and Fauna | Sustainability | Communities | NW Life | local | Forestry | Land | Oregon Field Guide

Roberta's Savanna

OPB | April 2, 2015 midnight

Visit a rare white oak savanna located on the south side of West Linn, Oregon.

NW Life | Flora and Fauna | local | Oregon Field Guide

A Year In The Portland Rose Garden

OPB | March 25, 2015 8:46 a.m.

Follow a year in the Portland Rose Garden with the man who has tended it for two decades.

Land | NW Life | Environment | Oregon Field Guide

Steens Aspen

OPB | March 20, 2015 8:12 p.m.

A look at the beauty and unique ecology of the aspen on Steens Mountain.

Sports | Fish & Wildlife | NW Life | Water | Land use | Oregon Field Guide

Ross Island: History & Present

OPB | March 20, 2015 7:56 p.m.

Visit Ross Island, and find out why this new Portland park is not open to the public.

Communities | NW Life | Pacific Ocean | Water | Oregon Field Guide

Giant Waves

OPB | March 19, 2015 12:59 p.m.

Giant waves create a spectacular show on the southern Oregon coast.