Transportation

APA Compass: Bobby Caina Calvan on the Asiana 214 Racist Hoax

Airs at: Fri, 08/02/2013 at 12:00am
Produced for APA Compass
Bobby Caina Calvan describes how multiple news outlets were taken in by a racist hoax following the crash of Asiana flight 214, and how similar mistakes could be avoided in the future.  Read the article "Having more diverse newsrooms won’t always prevent errors like KTVU’s,... Read more

Ann Wetherell and the "Flying Tigers: Chinese American Aviators in Oregon, 1918-1945"

Airs at: Fri, 04/05/2013 at 12:00am
Produced for APA Compass
Professor Ann Wetherell tells us why Portland had an unusually large number of Chinese-American pilots in the early 1900s. Professor Wetherell is the curator of “Flying Tigers: Chinese American Aviators in Oregon, 1918-1945″.Interviewed and produced by Andrew Yeh. Read more

Jonathan Maus on The Bike Show 1/2/2013

Today at 11am on the KBOO Bike Show: BikePortland.org! BikePortland.org is an independent, daily news source that covers the Portland bike scene. From the streets to the suits — the blog covers the culture, personalities, projects, businesses, breaking news, and important ... Read more

Oregon Coast Bridges

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Radiozine
Portland preservationist Ray Allen has written a book about the many bridges of the Oregon Coast Highway. The coast has been a travel route for thousands of years, but it wasn't until the 1930's that a government-sponsored project to build five major bridges was complete... Read more

Department of Environmental Quality Holds Public Hearings On Coal Terminal

Airs at: Wed, 12/05/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
Normal 0 This December the Department of Environmental Quality will hold three hearings in Oregon where the public may comment on Ambre Energy’s proposed Morrow Pacific Coal Export Project. Under the proposed system, coal would be strip-mined from Montana and Wyoming, an... Read more

Spokane Residents Protest Coal Export Terminal

Airs at: Wed, 12/05/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
Normal 0 Close to a thousand activists opposing coal exports turned out at a public hearing in Spokane yesterday to voice concerns to the Army Corps of Engineers. Another public hearing in Boardman Oregon last night brought in over two hundred coal opponents. They c... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour July 23, 2012

Airs at: Mon, 07/23/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Hosted by Frann Michel, this episode features Bill Resnick talking with Don McIntosh about Trimet and with Ellen Brown about Public Banking, as well as Denise Morris talking with Catherine Sameh about the Scholar and Feminist Online. Music by Django Reinhardt.   Bill Resni... Read more

Tribulations of TriMet

Airs at: Mon, 07/23/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks with Don McIntosh, reporter for Northwest Labor Press, about TriMet, the health impact of driving a bus, the need for public transportation, and the possibility of raising the payroll tax that provides funding for public transportation. Read more

Let's Take a Walk with Laura O. Foster

Airs at: Fri, 07/13/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Bread and Roses
Portland like you've never seen it! Laura O. Foster takes us on a tour of the City! Laura is the author of numerous books about Portland including Portland Hill Walks, The Portland Stairs Book, Portland City Walks and Walk There. She has been writing about Oregon since ... Read more

Interview with Bus Riders Unite Khanh Pham

Airs at: Fri, 06/29/2012 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
KBOO reporter Jennifer Kemp spoke with local transit justice organization Bus Riders Unite's Khanh Pham about BRU actions to secure accessible transportation for all Portlanders. Tri-Met created a projected budget which features fare increases and service cuts to bus servce... Read more