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News Roundtable: June 7, 2013

June 7, 2013 7:06 p.m.

It's Friday, so it's time for the news roundtable, our chance to review the big news of the week with a panel of journalists, editors and news watchers. This week, our discussion topics include:

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Special Election Results

May 22, 2013 7:06 p.m.

The most high-profile ballot item in this week's special election is no doubt Portland's vote on fluoride, which has been garnering national attention. But there are other important issues on ballots across the state. Lane, Josephine, and Curry counties are all considering tax hikes to increase funding for law enforcement. Residents of Clackamas County are voting on a measure that could complicate TriMet's Portland-Milwaukie light-rail line. And ten districts across the state are asking voters to increase school funding.

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News Roundtable: May 31, 2013

May 31, 2013 7:06 p.m.

It's Friday, so it's time for the news roundtable, our chance to review the big news of the week with a panel of journalists, editors and news watchers. This week we are discussing:

  • The discovery of GMO wheat in Oregon
  • The arrest of an Albany high school student accused of planning to attack his school
  • Speculation about bureau assignments in Portland city government
  • Michele Bachmann's announcement that she will not seek re-election
  • President Obama's decision to nominate Republican James Comey to be the next FBI director

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News Roundtable: May 24, 2013

May 24, 2013 7:06 p.m.

Editor's Note: This show will be broadcast live on OPB Plus as well as OPB Radio.
It's Friday, and so it's time for the news roundtable, our chance to review the big news of the week with a panel of journalists, editors and news watchers. This week we are discussing:

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News Roundtable: August 16, 2013

Aug. 16, 2013 7:15 p.m.

It's Friday, so it's time for the news roundtable, our chance to review the big news of the week with a panel of journalists, editors and news watchers. This week, our discussion topics include:

  • The police killings in Egypt, and the U.S. response.
  • The Rose Garden getting a corporate rebranding.
  • The election of Art Robinson as the new chair of the Oregon Republican Party.

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Art Robinson Elected To Lead Oregon GOP

Aug. 12, 2013 7:06 p.m.

Oregon Republicans have had a hard time recruiting candidates for statewide office. That's one of the challenges that the newly elected chair of the Oregon Republican Party Art Robinson will now be facing. His predecessor, Suzanne Gallagher, had been at the helm for less than a year before she stepped down in the face of a recall vote. We'll talk to Robinson about whether or how his own political views, apparent in his past bids for Congress, will be evident in his leadership of the party statewide.

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Electric Bikes Grow In Popularity

Aug. 27, 2014 7:40 p.m.

Electric bikes are growing in popularity in the United States, and researchers at PSU are trying to find out why.

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News Roundtable: November 8, 2013

Nov. 8, 2013 8:06 p.m.

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

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Regional Election Results

Nov. 6, 2013 8:06 p.m.

We check in with reporters from around the Northwest to discuss results from the November 5th elections.

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News Roundtable: November 1, 2013

Nov. 1, 2013 7:06 p.m.

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

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Environment | The Circuit: Tracking America's Electronic Waste

On The Trail Of America's Dangerous, Dead Electronics

May 9, 2016 7:15 a.m.

Despite pledges to responsibly recycle old TVs and other unwanted electronics with toxic materials inside, an investigation tracks e-waste from the U.S. to unregulated scrapyards in Hong Kong.

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Nov. 20, 2012 4 a.m.

In 1981, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, a spiritual leader from India, and thousands of his disciples moved to Wasco and Jefferson counties to build a utopian community in the desert: Rajneeshpuram.

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Mass Shooting At Orlando Gay Nightclub: What We Know

June 12, 2016 3:05 p.m.

Orlando Police say "the shooter inside the club is dead" after gunfire erupted at the gay nightclub Pulse around 2 a.m. ET. "We can confirm this is a mass casualty situation," the department tweeted.

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Orlando Gunman Had Been Taken Off Watch List, FBI Director Comey Says

June 13, 2016 7:10 p.m.

The gunman whose attack on a nightclub resulted in 49 deaths bought his guns legally, James Comey says. The gunman also had three different contacts with the local 911 dispatcher, he says.

Energy | Environment | Water | Transportation | Oil Trains In The Northwest

Before Mosier Derailment, Union Pacific Lobbied Oregon Against Tougher Oil Train Rules, And Won

June 10, 2016 10:45 p.m.

A year before 16 of its oil tanker cars derailed and caused a fire, a spill and an evacuation order in the Columbia River Gorge, Union Pacific lobbied against stronger oversight of oil trains moving through the Northwest. The railroad industry lost in Washington. But in Oregon, it won.

News | Politics | Election | local | Election 2016

Oregon Primary Race Decided With Roll Of The Dice

June 17, 2016 9:40 p.m.

No, really. The Independent Party primary in Oregon's House District 30 was decided by rolling dice after two candidates received an equal number of write-in votes.

Arts | Business | Entertainment | News | local | Music

Portland's Allegro Sought Inventory On The Verge Of Liquidation

June 18, 2016 3 p.m.

Several hundred small music labels and recording artists around the world are faced with buying their own music back from a Portland distributor.

News | Politics | local | Election 2016

Despite Voters' Wish, Fate Of Damascus Hinges On Lawsuit

June 21, 2016 10:22 p.m.

Clackamas County Circuit Court Judge Katherine Weber will rule by June 30 on a challenge to the constitutionality of the disincorporation measure, and whether the vote should have even appeared on the ballot.

Nation | Election | Election 2016

Inside Trump's Closed-Door Meeting, Held To Reassure 'The Evangelicals'

June 22, 2016 12:39 p.m.

NPR had inside access as hundreds of conservative Christian leaders questioned Donald Trump about his personal values and political priorities.

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