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Shows tagged as: youth
Wed, Jan 9 2013
Several years ago, the state found that Oregon youth age 16-25 were 80 percent less likely to get the mental health care they need compared with other age groups. How have things changed since then?
Thu, Aug 9 2012
Lewis and Clark professor Monica Miller wants to know how young people in Portland think about religion and faith.
Thu, Jun 14 2012
Portland filmmaker Brian Lindstrom's new documentary offers a window into a playwriting class at an alternative high school.
Fri, Jun 8 2012
From inside Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility we ask inmates: what is happening in prison to make them better citizens when they are released?
Thu, Apr 19 2012
The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.
Fri, Feb 10 2012
The number of young hunters in Oregon is decreasing. What does that mean for the business and culture of hunting?
Wed, Dec 28 2011
In November Portland lost a true community leader: Rob Ingram. He died at 38 of a heart attack. Soon after his passing we talked to some people whose lives he changed.
Wed, Nov 30 2011
On Sunday, Rob Ingram, President of the Urban League of Portland Young Professionals and Director of Portland's Office of Youth Violence Prevention, died of a heart attack at 38. We speak to those whose lives he changed.
Mon, Nov 21 2011
What are the options for Northwest youth who need mental health treatment?
Mon, Nov 21 2011
Janus Youth Programs is opening a new long-term shelter for youth sex workers. What impact will it have on Portland's sex trafficking problem?
Tue, May 17 2011
Harun Mustafa wrote music while serving time in prison. What's next for this cellist now that he's been released?
Tue, Apr 12 2011
What's being done to combat gang activity in Northwest communities?
Fri, Oct 22 2010
How are law enforcement and various agencies doing in their effort to reduce and prevent gang violence?
Thu, Jul 1 2010
Young Oregon writers to watch.
Tue, Apr 6 2010
Why are thousands of upwardly mobile, college-educated young professionals across the country going through what many experts call the "quarter-life crisis"?
Tue, Nov 10 2009
We hear from homeless youth in the latest installment of our series No Place to Call Home.
Thu, Aug 13 2009
National Book Award winner Virginia Euwer Wolff on bringing complicated teen characters alive.
Mon, Jun 15 2009
What will it take to curb gang violence in Oregon?
Wed, May 27 2009
What access should students have to credit cards?
Mon, Apr 21 2008
What voice do young people have in politics?