Environment/Climate

North Portland fights levee clearcut

Airs at: Wed, 09/05/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
North Portland residents living along the Columbia River levee are raising an outcry about a clearcut proposed along Bridgeton road. KBOO Reporter Eoin Bastable went to the Bridgeton neighborhood to learn more Read more

Hawaii Super Ferry will be used by military

Airs at: Tue, 09/04/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
The US Coast Guard yesterday created a military security zone in Hawai’i’s Nawiliwili (NA-WILLIE-WILLIE) Harbor.  Hundreds of people protested in the Harbor Monday, angry at the plans for the new Superferry in Hawai’i. The Superferry has stirred controversy in Hawai’i beca... Read more

"Katrina, Two Years Later”

Tune in Wednesday, August 29th from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., as KBOO dedicates a full day of special programming to coincide with the anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina disaster of 2005. We will feature a diverse array of public affairs and music programs that focus on New Orlea... Read more

Salmon Season

Airs at: Wed, 08/22/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
The spring and summer salmon fishing seasons are officially over and the bottom line is not good for oregon. Kboo’s Abbey akers reports along with oregon news service Read more

Our backyard

Airs at: Tue, 08/21/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
And now, another edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder. Read more

Coos Bay LNG

Airs at: Sun, 08/19/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
THREE DIFFERENT SITES ON OREGON’S COAST ARE BEING TARGETED BY LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS, OR LNG, COMPANIES AS POSSIBLE SITES FOR IMPORT TERMINALS. IN ADDITION TO THE BRADWOOD LOCATION IN NORTHERN OREGON, THE COOS BAY ESTUARY ON THE SOUTH COAST HAS ALSO BEEN SCOPED. K-BOO REPORTE... Read more

Yvonne Simmons on the Peru Earthquake

Airs at: Sun, 08/19/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
Local activist Yvonne Simmons was directly impacted by the massive earthquake that hit Peru last week She talked to KBOO News about how the earthquake has affected indigenous communities that she works with in Peru: Read more

LNG in Coos Bay

Airs at: Mon, 08/20/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
Three different sites on Oregon’s Coast are being targeted by Liquefied Natural Gas, or LNG, companies as possible sites for Import Terminals. In addition to the Bradwood location in northern Oregon, the coos bay estuary on the south coast has also been scoped. KBOO reporter... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for August 20, 2007

Airs at: Sun, 08/19/2007 at 5:00pm
We continue the round table discussion of transportation alternatives in Portland. Mike Snedeker discusses the consolidation of executive power going back to the 1970s. Larry Bowlden reviews "Midnight at the Dragon Cafe" by Judy Bates Fong, and Clayton Morgareidge reports... Read more

skyscraper farming

Airs at: Wed, 08/15/2007 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
  Some environmentalists and farmers are considering an innovative new approach to dealing with the problem of dwindling food supplies. KBOO’s Helen Honey has more Read more