THINK OUT LOUD, OPB’s daily call-in program addressing issues of importance to people in the Northwest, is coming to Astoria on December 20 to tape the second installment of its “Our Town” series. This new series examines the personalities, back-stories and current happenings in communities throughout Oregon and Washington.

The public is invited to attend the free event exploring the 200-year-old town at the Liberty Theater. Doors open at 6:30pm. Live taping is from 7 to 8pm. The show will air Wednesday, December 21 at THINK OUT LOUD’s regular broadcast time of 9am on OPB.

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THINK OUT LOUD is OPB’s engaging local online and daily radio broadcast that explores the issues, ideas and culture that make our region a unique and vibrant place. Listen at 9am weekdays (rebroadcast at 9pm), and always online at

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