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Civil Rights Activists Respond to Bridge Poll

Airs at: Mon, 06/01/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
Civil Rights Activists are responding to the Government's use of security cameras to track people who use the I-5 Bridge. KBOO's Kyle Burris Has More: Read more

Salem Area Transporter Could Strike

Airs at: Mon, 06/01/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
In Salem, workers at the CherryLift company could go on strike at any moment. Due to unscrupulous business practices, the Amalgamated Transit Union who represents CherryLift no longer trusts the company’s employer OHAS. Peter Shoaf talked to Jonathan Hunt, President of the ATU: Read more

Our Little Mayor Part 3

Airs at: Sun, 05/31/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Ubu Hour
Our Little Mayor Part 3 - Catch up on the latest adventures of Our Little Mayor Slam Assbuns and his problems with the media hounding him for consensual sex with another adult... This peice involves car crashes, 12-lane highway bridges, and a new soccor stadium.  Written an... Read more

Trimet To Cut Budget

Airs at: Wed, 05/27/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
Trimet has proposed twenty-three million dollars in cuts this year. The announcement provoked a protest by the newly-formed Trimet Riders Union yesterday, at the newly-built ‘Portland Bus Mall’ on 5th and 6th avenues. KBOO’s david nochumson spoke with Al bradbury with the tra... Read more

Mary Fetsch, TriMet Communications Director

Airs at: Tue, 05/26/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Kate Welch hosts an interview and call-in with Mary Fetsch, TriMet Communications Director since 1995.  Read more

Right to Repair

Airs at: Tue, 05/26/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
The ‘right to repair’ bill currently being considered by the US Congress has become a point of contention between car manufacturers and civil liberties advocates. The bill would allow local mechanics and garages to perform repairs on cars with computers, which are currently... Read more

Portland Proposes Buffered Bike Lane

Airs at: Tue, 05/26/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
The Portland Department Of Transportation has proposed a new and safer lane for downtown cyclists.           It’s called the buffered bike lane and it will be tested on southwest stark and oak.           This is in addition to another enhanced cycling lane referred to as th... Read more

Transportation Budget Changes

Airs at: Tue, 05/26/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 With a 6 cent increase in fuel taxes, a new bill passed in Salem today will pay for the improvement of state transportation systems. But some say its projects are misguided. Kboo’s Lila Tetzlaff explains. Read more

Let's Connect the Torture Dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

Airs at: Mon, 05/18/2009 at 5:00pm
 Abe and Joe connect the torture dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney! Abe and Joe examine new revelations in the ongoing U.S. torture scandal that lead directly to former Vice President Cheney. But we already knew that. Also, an LNG update and a look at the health c... Read more

New Cyclists

Airs at: Tue, 05/05/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Bike Show
New to Cycling?   Getting started: Learn to leave your car or the bus behind and start riding your bike more. Knowing how to ride a bike isn't the same as knowing how to commute on city streets. We talk with newly minted cyclists.     Read more