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KBOO News In Depth: Julie Whipple

Airs at: Mon, 07/30/2018 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the crash of United Airlines Flight 173, in an empty lot near the corner of Portland’s Northeast 157th Avenue and East Burnside, just about 9 miles from where we are now in our KBOO studios. Our News In Depth guest Julie Whipple not ... Read more

The Shape of Speed

Airs at: Tue, 07/17/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
  The concept of streamlining has fascinated people for generations. Beginning in the 1930s and extending until the outbreak of the World War II, automotive designers embraced the challenge of styling and building truly streamlined cars that were fast and fuel-efficient. T... Read more

Air Traffic by Greogory Pardlo

Airs at: Thu, 08/02/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
  Gregory Pardlo's father was a brilliant and charismatic man--a leading labor organizer who presided over a happy suburban family of four. But when he loses his job following the famous air traffic controllers' strike of 1981, he succumbs to addiction and exhausts the fam... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour July 9th 2018

Airs at: Mon, 07/09/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Denise Morris hosts this episode of The Old Mole which includes   Bill Resnick Interviews organizer Joanna Misnick on electoral politics and what is to be done. In a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled against the state of California in NIFLA v. Becer... Read more

Pedalpalooza!!! (2018)

Airs at: Fri, 06/29/2018 at 12:00am - 3:00am
      Celebrating all things Pedalpalooza! Tune in after the Silent Ride . . .   Facebook Event for this Broadcast: Read more

Presswatch: against the horror

Airs at: Thu, 03/22/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Presswatch
Headlines from the ACLU, Sacramento, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, and Radio Havana.   And how do we build a new, stronger, intersectional anti-war movement?  Call in: 503-231-8187.... Read more

Progressive parking policies urged by Portlanders for Parking Reform

Airs at: Wed, 02/28/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Recovery Zone
  Portlanders for Parking Reform (PPR) is a grassroots advocacy group focused on implementing progressive parking policies to encourage more affordable housing, increase use of alternative transportation modes, and take action on climate change. Policy victories have inclu... Read more

Sullivan's Gulch Feels Pressure from Loss of Parking Space

Airs at: Wed, 02/14/2018 at 5:15pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
    KBOO News speaks with Sullivan's Gulch resident Roberta Larch on the subject of parking in one of Portland’s older neighborhoods, which is feeling the pressures of new development and city zoning plans. Read more

February bike show

Airs at: Wed, 02/07/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Bike Show
The February bike show will focus on women racers of the late 19th century- early 20th century. In the first half our guest is Dutch photographer and cyclist Ilona Kamps who produced  a beautiful book, a loving homage to Alfonsina Strada, the only ... Read more

Salem: Four Officers on Leave After Car Chase, Police Shooting

Airs at: Tue, 01/30/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:15pm
Produced for Evening News
The Oregon State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Salem on Saturday. News reports were chaotic throughout the day, reflecting a confusing scene that involved an RV plowing into multiple police cars, and at least three separate crime sce... Read more