U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) discusses wildfire funding, the minimum wage and a possible government shutdown with KATU's Lincoln Graves in this week's Connect To Congress.
Eleven months after voters passed Measure 91 recreational marijuana users in Oregon no longer have to buy it from the black market starting this Thursday, Oct. 1.
The threat of the Big One that’s predicted to hit us might not seem like an immediate one, but experts say it’s only a matter of chance that the Pacific Northwest has not been hit by a major devastating quake.
Marion County Judge Vance Day is under investigation by the Oregon Commission on Judicial Fitness and Disability in part over his refusal to officiate same-sex weddings. He cites his religious convictions as the reason why.
Sen. Ron Wyden (D) spoke with KATU's Lincoln Graves about the Iran nuclear deal, the European immigrant crisis and the federal budget.
KATU Meteorologist Dave Salesky, National Weather Service hydrologist Andy Bryant and Dave Tragethon of Mt. Hood Meadows Marketing, Sales and Communications join host Steve Dunn to discuss El Niño and The Blob.
Karen Twain, who was instrumental in implementing Oregon’s full day kindergarten, was our guest in the first segment. Also, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden and state Sen. Peter Courtney.
Portland traffic has increased by 6 percent this year -- what does that mean for our region?
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales' spokesman Dana Haynes, Portland Police Assistant Chief Bob Day and radio talkshow host Lars Larson talk about last week's Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Portland, that went on without a permit.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales joins KATU's Brian Wood to talk about his recent climate change meetings with President Barack Obama in D.C. and visiting the Pope at the Vatican.
Portland City Commissioner Steve Novick gives his take on last week’s anti-drilling protest in Portland. In the second segment, Harmony Lambert joins host Steve Dunn. She was one of the Greenpeace activists who suspended themselves from the St. Johns Bridge.
On this week's show: Portland police Chief Larry O'Dea and U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader.