COVID19

Recovery During COVID

Airs at: Sun, 08/16/2020 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Recovery Recap
This is an honest self reflection and it was such an honor for me to talk with Harrison, Becky, April and Abigail.  We live in a world where we are taught to be perfect, taught to say we are ok when we are not, taught to never let them see you sweat and taught to be strong ... Read more

Library Workers Fight Layoffs

Airs at: Mon, 08/24/2020 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Labor Radio
Byrd and Cathy Camper, both librarians in the Multnomah County Library system and members of AFSCME local 88 talk about impending layoffs. In the midst of a pandemic, where some library workers are working from home, some in the building or out in the community, some on adm... Read more

Barbara Fontaine Interview

Produced for Between Us
Barbara Fontaine is a democrat running for Oregon's House District 55 seat.  She talked with Don Merrill about why the environment is a primary concern, how gun legislation has not moved off her plate of agenda items and the effect African Americans and other marginalized c... Read more

Casos de coronavirus en la India, Bolivia, Florida, Georgia, Texas y California, Muerte de prisionero costarricense bajo custodia de ICE 08/12/2020

Airs at: Wed, 08/12/2020 at 12:00pm - 12:15pm
Produced for Noticias en español
Breve Informativo sobre el COVID-19 de las últimas noticias locales, nacionales e internacionales sobre el COVID-19, relevantes para la comunidad latina de Oregon. Hoy miércoles 12 de agosto del 2020.   Se han recuperado y sobrevivido al COVID-19, más de trece millones 526... Read more

Perspective: Use It Or Lose It

Airs at: Wed, 08/19/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
On this edition of Free Culture Radio we speak with Haven Wheelock, syringe services coordinator for Outside In and one of the chief petitioners for Oregon Ballot Measure 110, about harm reduction, overdose prevention, and decriminalizing people who use drugs; and we hear U... Read more

Horatio Law's Urban Studies

Airs at: Tue, 08/18/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae talks to Horatio Hung-Yan Law about creating art in solitude and while walking. Horatio is long-time Portland-based artist who has created large installations and public artwork in many locations here but also in other parts of the country. Lately he's been taking ... Read more

North Portland Tenants Collective works to preserve low income housing from demolition

Airs at: Thu, 08/13/2020 at 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  In the midst of a pandemic when many are struggling to pay for rent, local developers are planning to demolish what has been called the Flanders Home, located at 2124 NW Flanders St, within the upcoming year. In its place, they plan to build a 19 unit apartment complex w... Read more

August 13th Oregon Coronavirus update

Airs at: Thu, 08/13/2020 at 5:15pm
Produced for Evening News
  Umatilla County is coping with some of the worst workplace outbreaks of COVID-19 in Oregon. Cases continue to climb in Oregon, Washington and throughout the world. And, a dire warning about the virus from the CDC. KBOO's Annette Newell has these and more stories in this ... Read more

Presswatch on 08/13/20

Airs at: Thu, 08/13/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Presswatch
Here's a lovely KBOO podcast for you.  Teressa Raiford graciously agreed to an interview despite her ferocious schedule, so you get to hear from the founder of Don't Shoot Portland, an activist who has spread the power of knowledge, and courage, and caritas, to benefit ever... Read more

Portland Mercury Editor details the paper's adaptation to the COVID era

Airs at: Wed, 08/12/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  Much has been said about the impact of coronavirus restrictions on small businesses. The uncertainty has been trying, and many businesses have had to adapt or close entirely. But what about small media organizations? The Portland Mercury has been a fixture of the Portla... Read more