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Producer, Morning Edition

Casey Negreiff

Casey Negreiff is a producer for Oregon Public Broadcasting's Morning Edition.

Casey got his start in public radio at KPBX, Spokane, Washington's community station where he served as midday host. Later, he could be heard throughout Washington state on the stations of Northwest Public Radio as "Weekend Edition" host. Casey first came to OPB in 2006 to serve as fill-in radio host and soon after took on the role of "Morning Edition" producer and newscaster.

Casey shares a Peabody Award for OPB's "Hard Times" series and has been honored by the Associated Press with a Best Newscast certificate.

He has a degree in English from the University of Washington. He enjoys cooking and riding his bicycle all over the place, even in Portland’s eight months of rain and gloom.

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Recent Articles

Sports | News | local | Nation | History

Timbers Fans Meeting With MLS Over Iron Front's Future

Major League Soccer says the Iron Front symbol is inappropriate. Timbers fans say people come to the game for more than just sports. 

Election | News | local

With Midterms Looming, Oregon Eyes Election Security

Since we learned that Russian hackers tried to mess with the 2016 election — including Oregon's system — election security has become a bigger deal. Oregon's elections chief says vote-by-mail helps.

Think Out Loud

Oregon Trail | Creative Chaos | Kah-Nee-Ta | Homelessness Ruling

Remaining ruts from the Oregon Trail may soon be destroyed. The Kah-Nee-Ta resort is closed. A new court ruling could affect how cities handle homelessness. A theater troupe of developmentally disabled actors forms in Cottage Grove. 

Think Out Loud

Portland School Bond | Dyslexia Screening | Homelessness Symphony

This hour we'll discuss an $800 million Portland Public Schools bond project that's already way over budget; a new dyslexia screening requirement for Oregon schools; and a symphony tackling homelessness.

News | local | Politics

Oregon Legislative Session To Kick Off Amid Budget Questions

The 2017 session of the Oregon Legislature kicks off Wednesday. Discussions over the state's budget shortfall are likely to dominate the next five months.

News | local | Politics | Political Chat

Political Chat: Dangling Protesters, Election Money, Government Surveillance And More

Lots of political bean-bags are in the air, and our political experts are ready to juggle. OPB political analyst Bill Lunch and Oregonian senior political reporter Jeff Mapes joined Morning Edition producer Casey Negreiff to discuss the week's events.

Water | News | local

West Linn Issues Boil-Water Notice

The city of West Linn has issued a boil water notice for roughly 900 residents in the Rosemont reservoir pressure zone.

News | Politics

Happy Valley, Ore., Police Levy Passing

Voters in Happy Valley appear to be passing a levy to fund police services for five years.

Election | News | local | Politics | Political Chat

Political Chat: Surveying The Election, 18 Days Out

Oregon Ballots have been sent out, and in just 18 days, we'll have answers to many questions

News | local

Crews Make Progress In Scoggins Fire

Crews working the Scoggins Creek fire made enough progress over the weekend that the Washington County Sheriff's Office was able to reduce all evacuation orders to Level I.

Business | Economy | News

ILWU Workers Ratify Agreement

Negotiations for the new agreement began in August of 2012. More than 70 separate sessions took place. There were also lockouts at Portland’s Columbia Grain and Vancouver’s United Grain facilities.

News | local

Firefighters Brace For Warm Temperatures, Gusty Winds In 'Two Bulls' Attack

Firefighters in Central Oregon are bracing for warm temperatures and gusty winds today as they continue to battle the Two Bulls fire burning west of Bend.

Sports | News | local

Mayor Proclaims Day Of Recognition For Portland Thorns FC

Portland city leaders recognized the Portland Thorns FC Wednesday for securing the National Women's Soccer League title.


Train Derails In Union County, Blocks Highway 203

Fourteen rail cars derailed early Wednesday morning and are blocking an eight-mile section of Highway 203 east of LaGrande in Union County.

News | local

80 MPH Wind Simulation

local | Education

Update: 3 Lake Oswego Schools No Longer On 'Lockdown'

The Clackamas County sheriff's department has placed three schools on lockdown, as officers search for a suspect in a knife attack near Lake Oswego.

NW Life

Many Starts And Stops Along The Way To Urban Trail System

The Portland area has gotten lots of recognition over the years for its urban trails and green spaces. But have you ever tried to bike, or walk the full length of them? There are often detours, or gaps, or premature endings.