Photo: Attorney General of Utah

Bumps In The Road To Health Care Transformation

WEDNESDAY: Mental health treatment is a point of contention between Multnomah County and the CCO that serves Oregon's three most populous counties.

Photo: Austin Kirk / Flickr

Oregon Sues 5-Hour Energy For False Advertising

TUESDAY: Oregon's attorney general filed a lawsuit against 5-hour Energy for making false claims about its product.

Photo: Leo Reynolds via Flickr / Creative Commons

The Oregon Children's Theater Explores Bullying

TUESDAY: For the last two years, the Oregon Children's Theater has encourages young people to write plays about bullies and bullying.

Responses to Gang Violence

TUESDAY: We start our occasional series profiling different responses to gang violence around the state with a look at a faith-based mentorship program called 11:45.

Severe Drought Affects Southeastern Oregon

WEDNESDAY: As the water supply in the Owyhee Valley dries up, the drought's effects will have repercussions throughout the state.

"Bullycide," Honoring Bullied Gay Teens, Gets Northwest Premiere

OPB | July 21, 2014 12:15 p.m.

MONDAY: David Del Tredici's piano sextet Bullycide, which honors young gay men who have taken their own lives, will get its Northwest premiere in Portland at the Chamber Music Northwest Festival.

Former Governor Vic Atiyeh Dies at 91

OPB | July 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Vic Atiyeh, the last Republican governor of Oregon, has passed away at age 91.

Pikas In The Gorge Help Scientists Study Climate Change

OPB | July 18, 2014 12:50 p.m.

FRIDAY: These rabbit-related animals are an indicator species and a recent study of pikas in the Columbia River Gorge could help track climate change in the region.

Why Is David Wu Still On Capitol Hill?

OPB | July 18, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: According to BuzzFeed, former Oregon Congressman David Wu is still spotted regularly in Washington three years after he resigned in disgrace.

Kitzhaber And Richardson Face Off In First Gubernatorial Debate

OPB | July 18, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent Governor John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger State Representative Dennis Richardson had their first debate on Friday morning.

News Roundtable: July 18, 2014

OPB | July 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

Are Smart Phones Changing Professional Photography?

OPB | July 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: Corvallis-based professional photographer Kat Sloma recently ditched her traditional camera in favor of an iPhone.

More Food Carts On The Way In Salem And Possibly Vancouver

OPB | July 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll learn more about efforts to regulate food carts in Salem and Vancouver, and what that will mean for businesses and consumers.

Oregon Businesses Call For Action On Climate Change

OPB | July 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: More than 70 Oregon businesses are calling for the state to take action on climate change.

Documenting The Dwindling Number Of Lesbian Spaces

OPB | July 16, 2014 12:35 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about the decline in the number of spaces specifically for lesbians in Portland — and around the country — and different community responses to it.

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