How Charlottesville Inspired An OHSU Doctor To Address White Supremacy In Health Care

OPB | Aug. 19, 2017

Dr. Esther Choo remembers the first time she dealt with a critically ill patient who rejected care from a physician of color. 

Portland Woman Attacked Day Before Fatal MAX Stabbings Says Police, TriMet Failed Her

OPB | Aug. 18, 2017

A woman who reported being physically assaulted by a white supremacist a day before he stabbed three people on a MAX train is questioning why police didn't arrest him after her attack.

'OPB Politics Now': Oregon Gov Race Brings In The Money

OPB | Aug. 18, 2017

It's early, but big money is already flowing into the 2018 Oregon gubernatorial race.

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Fire, Event Bring Delays To Some Central Oregon Roads

OPB | Aug. 18, 2017 8:23 a.m. | Sisters, Oregon

Eclipse festival traffic is slow Friday morning  near Prineville, but moving.

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Learning About West Nile To Save Sage Grouse

NWPR/EarthFix | Aug. 15, 2017 2:51 p.m.

Mosquitoes can carry dangerous diseases — like the West Nile virus. Turns out, the mosquito-transmitted virus is deadly for one of the West’s most iconic birds: the sage grouse.

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Gov. Brown Commutes Inmate's Sentence On Eve Of Transfer To Adult Custody

OPB | Aug. 15, 2017 12:39 p.m. | Portland

In 2010, Brandon Dixon committed several armed robberies.

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Washington Commuters Brace For Solar Eclipse Gridlock

OPB | Aug. 14, 2017 2:06 p.m.

Next week could become a traffic nightmare for Vancouver residents who regularly commute into Portland for work, as a million people descend on Oregon for Monday’s total solar eclipse.

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Watch: Why Eclipses Have Always Fascinated Us

OPB | Aug. 14, 2017 1:23 p.m.

One event links ancient mythology, the world's first computer and Albert Einstein. It's happening in Oregon on Aug. 21.

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Portlanders Gather In A Show Of Solidarity With Charlottesville

OPB | Aug. 13, 2017 7:26 p.m. | Portland, ORegon

A few hundred people gathered at the steps of Portland City Hall Sunday evening for a vigil and rally in response to the events in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Is Multnomah County's Political Contribution Cap Constitutional?

OPB | Aug. 12, 2017 11:55 a.m. | Portland

Multnomah County voters last November passed strict limits on political contributions with the overwhelming support of 89 percent of voters. 

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What's The Big Deal With The Solar Eclipse? 7 Things To Know

OPB | Aug. 8, 2017 9 a.m. | Portland

On Monday, Aug. 21, Oregon will have a collective raised head to the first total solar eclipse in almost 40 years. Here are seven things to know before the solar eclipse completely covers our lives.

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US Attorney Says Oregon Sheriffs Need To Cooperate With ICE

OPB | Aug. 7, 2017 5 p.m. | Portland

Oregon's top federal prosecutor wants sheriffs to cooperate more regularly with federal immigration officials.

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Sea Lions Put Willamette River Steelhead At Risk Of Extinction

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 7, 2017 4:38 p.m. | Oregon City, Oregon

Oregon officials say Willamette River steelhead are on the verge of extinction because they’re getting eaten by sea lions at Willamette Falls.


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