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Independent Party Opens Its Primary


Monday at 12:06 p.m.

The Independent Party of Oregon, which has recently gone from minor to major party status, announced it will open its primary to unaffiliated voters.

Cash Sales Change Portland Real Estate Market


Monday at 12:25 p.m.

More than 25 percent of property in overall real estate market in the last four years was purchased with cash.

Evictions in Rockwood Spark Controversy


Monday at 12:35 p.m.

Gresham residents say they are being evicted from their apartments amidst property revitalization efforts.

Photo: Michael Clapp / OPB

Environmental Update On Orcas And Geothermal Energy


Monday at 12:45 p.m.

We get a round-up of some of the region’s major environmental stories from OPB’s EarthFix team.

Photo: Center for Whale Research

Gov. Brown Delivers State Of The State Address


Friday at 12:06 p.m.

We broadcast Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's State of the State speech and get analysis from OPB reporter Chris Lehman and this week's news roundtable.

Photo: Michael Clapp / OPB

A Conversation With 'Pasta By Hand' Author Jenn Louis


Thursday at 12:30 p.m.

Portland chef and author Jenn Louis joins us to discuss her career and book "Pasta By Hand."

Photo: Chronicle Books

At Home At Mitchell School


Tuesday at 12:06 p.m.

The public boarding school in tiny Mitchell, Oregon includes students from Hong Kong, Thailand, Spain, and Poland.

Photo: John Rosman / OPB

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Environmental Update On Orcas And Geothermal Energy

OPB | April 20, 2015

We get a round-up of some of the region’s major environmental stories from OPB’s EarthFix team.

Evictions in Rockwood Spark Controversy

OPB | April 20, 2015

Gresham residents say they are being evicted from their apartments amidst property revitalization efforts.

Cash Sales Change Portland Real Estate Market

OPB | April 20, 2015

More than 25 percent of property in overall real estate market in the last four years was purchased with cash.

Independent Party Opens Its Primary

OPB | April 20, 2015

The Independent Party of Oregon, which has recently gone from minor to major party status, announced it will open its primary to unaffiliated voters.

Gov. Brown Delivers State Of The State Address

OPB | April 17, 2015

We broadcast Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's State of the State speech and get analysis from OPB reporter Chris Lehman and this week's news roundtable.

Republican Lawmaker Proposes Access To Birth Control Without Doctor's Perscription

OPB | April 16, 2015

The Oregon House Health Care Committee will vote on a bill Friday that would change the types of services pharmacists are allowed to provide.

A Conversation With 'Pasta By Hand' Author Jenn Louis

OPB | April 16, 2015

Portland chef and author Jenn Louis joins us to discuss her career and book "Pasta By Hand."

Basketball Postseason Preview

OPB | April 16, 2015

NPR Sports correspondent Tom Goldman gives us an overview of the Blazer's postseason prospects.

Craft Brewers Gather In Portland

OPB | April 16, 2015

More than 11,000 people are in the Rose City for the 32nd annual Craft Brewers Conference.

New Exhibit of Rick Bartow's Art

OPB | April 15, 2015

The University of Oregon's Jordan Schnitzer Museum in Eugene will be the first to host a retrospective of Native American artist Rick Bartow.

Could Portland Be More Bike Friendly?

OPB | April 15, 2015

Should the League of American Bicyclists rescind Portland's Platinum Award as a bicycle friendly community?

Prineville Mill Roof Collapse

OPB | April 15, 2015

Workers warned of a leaky roof at a mill in Prineville years before the roof collapsed last November.

Tom Spanbauer Honored With Literary Arts Award

OPB | April 14, 2015

The Portland author and creator of Dangerous Writing won The Oregon Book Award for lifetime achievement.

At Home At Mitchell School

OPB | April 14, 2015

The public boarding school in tiny Mitchell, Oregon includes students from Hong Kong, Thailand, Spain, and Poland.

Talking Business

OPB | April 13, 2015

Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.

The Math Behind Jackson Pollock Paintings

OPB | April 13, 2015

Richard Taylor, a University of Oregon physics professor, uses computers to determine the authenticity of Jackson Pollock paintings.

Will Oregon Increase The Statute Of Limitations For Rape Cases?

OPB | April 13, 2015

Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill that could increase the statute of limitations for rape cases from six to 20 years.

George Papagiannis On ISIS And "Conflict-Sensitive" Reporting

OPB | April 10, 2015

We'll talk to George Papagiannis who heads external relations for UNESCO. He'll give us the latest on the destruction of antiquities in the middle east and tell us about a new journalistic approach to conflicts.

News Roundtable: April 10, 2015

OPB | April 10, 2015

We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Oregon Children's Theatre's 'Columbinus'

OPB | April 09, 2015

The Oregon Children's Theatre is putting on "columbinus," a production that explores the 1999 Columbine shootings.


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