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Public Transit

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 30, 2010

What is the state of TriMet's long and short term plans and how will the public be included in the planning?

Bomb Plot in Portland

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 29, 2010

Mohamed Osman Mohamud's bomb plot puts him in federal court and leaves many Oregonians worrying about terrorism again.

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Black Friday

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 26, 2010

We explore what's at stake for retailers and consumers on this year's "Black Friday."

All About Gratitude

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 25, 2010

We explore how gratitude figures in religious traditions, in the field of psychological research and in the business of raising children.

Northwest Passages: Lauren Kessler

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 24, 2010

Lauren Kessler writes non-fiction because she's way too interested in real people to make them up.

The A&O Cluster

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 23, 2010

Portland is putting new focus on its "athletic & outdoor" business cluster. What does it mean for the economic development of the region?

Math Appeal

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 22, 2010

Why is math so intimidating to most of us?

A Different Spin on Thanksgiving

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 19, 2010

What was your most unusual Thanksgiving meal?

Official Misconduct

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 18, 2010

We explore the implications of Umatilla County District Attorney Dean Gushwa being charged with official misconduct.

Frashour Fired

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 17, 2010

We'll explore the implications of the firing of Portland police officer Ron Frashour, who fatally shot Aaron Campbell, an unarmed black man, earlier this year.

Missoula Floods Revisited

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 16, 2010

How did ancient floods shape the landscape of our region and why do they continue to fascinate us?

Free Speech or Hate Speech?

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 15, 2010

What is the line between free speech and hate speech, particularly on college campuses?

A Mighty Wind in Union County

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 12, 2010

What's Oregon's business climate like for wind energy development?

Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 11, 2010

We explore renowned artist and architect Maya Lin’s latest memorial — a multi-site installation known as the Confluence Project, along 300 miles of the Columbia River basin.

Spore to Spoon: Mushrooms in Oregon

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 10, 2010

As increased availability and a bountiful harvest have driven prices down, how has the mushroom industry in Oregon changed?

Turnidge Trial

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 9, 2010

What legal and philosophical issues does the Woodburn bank bombing trial raise?

Ballot Measure 5 Turns 20

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 8, 2010

The history and impact of Ballot Measure 5.

Sustainable Oregon and Iraq

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 5, 2010

How is Oregon exporting and developing its niche in sustainability?

Kitzhaber Wins

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2010

After a very close race John Kitzhaber has been projected as the next Governor. We get your reaction.

Election 2010: The Morning After

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 3, 2010

Results from Election 2010 — from the governor's race to the possible renaming of Detroit (Lake).

Election Night Special 2010

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 2, 2010

It's election night 2010 — we bring you the results and analysis.

College For Profit?

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 2, 2010

Have you attended or worked with a for-profit higher education program? What was you experience?

Foot Traffic

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 1, 2010

What challenges do pedestrians, drivers and bikers face when sharing roadways?

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