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More Think Out Loud
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 14, 2018
We listen back to an interview with author Viet Thanh Nguyen in front of an audience at Literary Arts.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 13, 2018
We listen back to some of our favorite moments talking to people on the highways and byways of the region.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 12, 2018
Oregon is experiencing a shortage of nursing faculty in programs around the state. A methanol plant is coming to the Port of Kalama. And we sit down with author Alicia Jo Rabins.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 11, 2018
Affordable housing will replace a former Portland strip club. Operation Welcome Home will use state lottery funds for veteran services. Portland Public Schools considers increasing police presence.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 10, 2018
A program in Eugene sends crisis workers out on mental health crisis calls, rather than police. Also, a new species of mushroom was found in southern Oregon. And we sit down with state Rep. Teresa Alonso Leon.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 7, 2018
The news roundtable gives us opinions and analysis on this week's news. What can schools do to help kids who have experienced trauma at home? And tomorrow the Timbers will try to become league champions.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 6, 2018
A school district responds to student deaths by suicide. Daniel Nguyen is the first person of color on Lake Oswego's city council. We ask listeners: Do you prefer real or artificial Christmas trees?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 5, 2018
A new report tracks indigenous women murdered in urban areas. The Violence Against Women Act will expire this month unless Congress takes action. Popular Columbia River Gorge trails reopen after the fire.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 4, 2018
Live at Literary Arts, we sit down with writer Tara Westover to discuss her memoir, "Educated."
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 3, 2018
We talk with Oregon Gov. Kate Brown about her budget and hear from state Rep. Greg Barreto on the GOP's priorities. A retired engineer from Hood River visits the caravan at the border.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 30, 2018
A Eugene program helps international and transracial adoptees navigate questions of identity. The 2018 Farm Bill could have a big impact on Oregon's hemp industry. And we discuss this week's big news.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 29, 2018
Columbia sportswear says the President's tariffs won't move manufacturing back to the states. Mercy Corps is helping with humanitarian efforts in Yemen. A local evangelical group is sending a policy paper to the UN Climate Change summit.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 28, 2018
Crabbers in California and Oregon are suing fossil fuel companies. An OSU professor offered expertise to NASA's Mars InSight mission. And we talk about the future of the Independent Party of Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 27, 2018
Fewer international students are attending OSU and PSU. A passenger ferry may start running between Portland and Vancouver. And we catch up on the latest regional business news.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 26, 2018
Oregon officials aren't publishing timely reports on the deaths of children in their care. A Portland nonprofit offers legal aid to homeless youth. The cannabis industry isn't as green as you think.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 23, 2018
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler talks about the 'homeless crisis' in the city, followed by a conversation of people involved in addressing the crisis.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 22, 2018
As part of our celebration of 10 years on air, we look back at our series "Our Town."
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 21, 2018
A doctor takes on a pressing issue in her profession: physicians who die by suicide. And, we learn how the online hype of Stanich's burger caused the Portland restaurant to close.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 20, 2018
Some people found criminally insane in Oregon attack again when released from care. Central Oregon hospitals work to improve transgender healthcare. And, we talk to two young people who won national recognition for their scientific inventions.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 19, 2018
We get a lesson in blockchain and check in with the Oregon Christmas tree that's heading to the U.S. capitol. And, we sit down with journalist Fox Butterfield to learn about an Oregon crime family.
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