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A new project showed nearly 60 percent of 100 published studies in prestigious psychology journals didn't hold up the second time they were run. What does this mean for scientific research?

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With The Fire In Your Face


Wednesday at 12:20 p.m.

A local commercial photographer describes his first season as a wildland firefighter.

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Exhibit Looks At Impact of Riot Grrrl


Wednesday at 12:40 p.m.

A new exhibit at PNCA looks at the lasting impacts of the Riot Grrrl movement on artists.

Photo: Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University

Mt. Hood Or Wy'east?


Tuesday at 12:40 p.m.

We discuss the origin of the name of Mt. Hood and explore Wy'east, which has long been thought to be a Native American name for the mountain.

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Lloyd Center Gets Makeover, New Boss


Monday at 12:20 p.m.

Portland's 55-year-old iconic mall will see massive renovations under the leadership of its new general manager, Bob Dye.

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With The Fire In Your Face

OPB | Sept. 02, 2015

A local commercial photographer describes his first season as a wildland firefighter.

Mt. Hood Or Wy'east?

OPB | Sept. 01, 2015

We discuss the origin of the name of Mt. Hood and explore Wy'east, which has long been thought to be a Native American name for the mountain.

Union Members Voice Concern Over Correctional Officers' Working Conditions

OPB | Sept. 01, 2015

Long, stressful hours have high costs for Oregon corrections officers.

A New Kind Of College

OPB | Sept. 01, 2015

The Wayfinding Academy aims to be a new two-year college in Portland.

Rebranding Eastern Oregon

OPB | Aug. 31, 2015

Pendleton and Hermiston are trying on new brands in an effort to lure fresh faces. 

Lloyd Center Gets Makeover, New Boss

OPB | Aug. 31, 2015

Portland's 55-year-old iconic mall will see massive renovations under the leadership of its new general manager, Bob Dye.

Rebuilding A Forest After The Burn

OPB | Aug. 31, 2015

The National Forest Service is already planning restoration projects after fires char Eastern Oregon.

150 Years Of The Oregon State Fair

OPB | Aug. 28, 2015

We are live from the Oregon State Fair, where we'll talk to participants from all parts of the grounds — from the 4H exhibits to the table decorators, the paper artists, poets and sword swallowers.

News Roundtable: August 28, 2015

OPB | Aug. 28, 2015

It’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the biggest stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and other news watchers.

At Home With Recovery

OPB | Aug. 27, 2015

A new installment of our "At Home" series features three women living in a communally run home for people dealing with drug and alcohol recovery.

There And Back Again: New Orleans Refugees Share A Story Of Recovery

OPB | Aug. 26, 2015

Jonathan and Tanya Scott set up shop in Portland after Hurricane Katrina ravaged their community in 2005. Now, they're back in New Orleans.

Composer To Create Music Inspired By Crater Lake

OPB | Aug. 26, 2015

The Britt Music and Arts Festival has commissioned composer Michael Gordon to create a piece of music evoking Oregon's iconic national park.

High School Behind Bars

OPB | Aug. 26, 2015

Three Lakes High School operates within the only correctional facility for girls in the state.

The Kicker Kicks

OPB | Aug. 26, 2015

For the first time since 2007, Oregonians will receive a kicker. This time it will come in the form of a tax credit on 2015 tax returns.

Lake Oswego Police Blotter Goes Paperback

OPB | Aug. 25, 2015

There's "No Call Too Small" for the Lake Oswego Police Department.

Investigative Reporter Turns Critical Eye To Oregon's For-Profit Colleges

OPB | Aug. 25, 2015

Portland Tribune reporter Peter Korn looks into aggressive recruitment of low-income students and other questionable practices at for-profit colleges.

The Road That Built Portland

OPB | Aug. 25, 2015

A road-widening project in Beaverton recently unearthed a big chunk of Portland history.

What's Next For Education Reform In Oregon?

OPB | Aug. 25, 2015

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced Monday that the state's chief education officer, Nancy Golden, is retiring.

Environmental Update: Mushrooms And Bees

OPB | Aug. 24, 2015

We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.

What Happens When Wildfires Return?

OPB | Aug. 24, 2015

The Carlton Complex fire ripped through Okanogan County last year. The same area is currently battling fires again.


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