Reporter and Producer
Conrad Wilson is a reporter and producer for Oregon Public Broadcasting.
Prior to coming to OPB, he was a reporter at Minnesota Public Radio. Before that he ran the news department at an NPR affiliate in Colorado. His work has aired on Marketplace and NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered. He has also written for Mashable, The Oregonian, Business Week, City Pages and The Christian Science Monitor.
Conrad earned a degree in international political economics and journalism from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
Conrad is an avid photographer and loves spending time in the snow or on a trail.
Geoffrey Stanek was sentenced to six months home detention for his role in the 41-day long occupation in eastern Oregon.
A review found Multnomah County Judge Monica Herranz didn’t know she was helping a man who was in the country illegally escape arrest from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.
The owners of a shuttered Beaverton strip club will pay a $1.25 million settlement for forcing a 13-year-old girl into prostitution.
News | Environment | Land | Politics | localOPB | June 19, 2017 12:30 p.m. | Portland
A federal judge will allow the Trump administration to complete its review of national monuments before deciding how to move forward with a lawsuit involving the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.
"I'm feeling both very happy and fully vindicated," former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber told OPB's "All Things Considered."
The U.S. Attorney's Office in Oregon announced Friday it won't bring criminal charges against former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, for alleged misuse of their positions.
Both of Oregon's senators found themselves in the national spotlight this week.
The Oregon Supreme Court is deciding whether to discipline Marion County Circuit Court Judge Vance Day, or even remove him from the bench.
After an investigation, the state’s Judicial Fitness Commission recommended Marion County Judge Vance Day be removed from the bench.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said there were some things he couldn’t talk about because of protected conversations with the president.
News | Environment | Transportation | Energy | NationOPB | June 13, 2017 9:54 a.m. | Portland
The proposed five-mile expansion would pass through the site of last year’s oil train derailment that spilled 40,000 gallons of crude oil and contaminated the town’s groundwater.
La ley de Oregon prohíbe el uso de recursos estatales y locales para hacer cumplir la ley federal de inmigración, la "Ley de Santuario” de Oregon, data de hace 30 años - y en el momento de su implementación, no fue algo polémico.
Oregon law prohibits local police from enforcing federal immigration law, and it’s got nothing to do with President Trump. It's been that way for 30 years.
The chairman of the Oregon Republican Party filed a complaint this week against a Multnomah Couty judge, who attempted to help a person evade arrest by federal immigration officers.
El psiquiatra de un joven de Portland detenido por el departamento de Inmigración y Aduanas (ICE por sus siglas en inglés) ha pedido la liberación inmediata de su paciente.
Por ahora, el departamento de Inmigacion y Aduanas (ICE por sus siglas en inglés ), dejará de publicar una lista semanal en la que nombra a alguaciles que no cooperan con la agencia.
El Presidente de la Corte Suprema del Estado de Oregon, Thomas Balmer, dijo el jueves que las acciones de los oficiales federales de inmigración han sido una “fuerza disuasoria” para algunos individuos tratando de accesar el sistema criminal de justicia.
The psychiatrist for a DACA recipient arrested by immigration agents says his client's mental health will likely decline with continued detention.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement will temporarily stop publishing a weekly list of sheriffs who don’t cooperate with the agency.
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