KBOO response to COVID19

Latest COVID19 News

Got gloves/gowns/masks to donate to Oregon hospitals? Here's where/when you can donate in Portland. And here is a full list of Oregon resources. Monday March 30th: Oregon was declared a federal disaster area Sunday, making more federal aid available for the state's COVID-1... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour March 30th, 2020

Airs at: Mon, 03/30/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Denise Morris Hosts this Episode of the Old Mole which includes Bill Resnick talks with Mariann Lloyd-Smith On ocean pollution, all the dangerous stuff that our out of control economic systems are pouring into our land, waters, and atmosphere. DR. Mariann Lloyd-Smith i... Read more

COVID-19: An Epidemiologist's View

Airs at: Mon, 03/30/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
As the CoronaVirus pandemic transforms our increasingly surreal reality, there is much confusion, misinformation and abject fear that gets in the way of seriously tackling this crisis. Of course the Confuser-in-Chief is a primary culprit in spreading dangerous misconception... Read more

Oversight, Transparency & Accountability for Oregon District Attorneys

Airs at: Mon, 03/30/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Karen James interviews David Rogers, Executive Director of ACLU of Oregon, about his 2019 report “A Peek Behind The Curtain: Shining Some Light on District Attorney Policies in Oregon” and promotes HB 3224, passed in the 2019 Oregon Legislature, that requires every district... Read more

Mental Health Challenges During the Pandeic

Airs at: Wed, 04/01/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  The Covid-19 pandemic is upping the stress and anxiety levels in all of us, and, like the physical effects of the virus, likely to overburden a mental health care system also suffering from staff shortages and inadequate funding. Bob Nikkel, a former Oregon commissioner ... Read more

Westside QRC project in Washington County

Airs at: Wed, 04/01/2020 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Our guests this week are Shannon Walton-Clark, Board Chair of the Westside QRC and Beach Pace, Board Member and Washington County activist. Rob discusses plans to bring a version of Portland’s Q Center to Washington County.   "We know what it feels like. We know how horri... Read more

Helmets that Save Brains, Not Just Lives

Airs at: Wed, 04/01/2020 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Bike Show
On this month's KBOO Bike Show, we're discovering why helmets may not be as safe as you think, and how a few doctors and scientists are trying hard to change that.  Our guests are Michael Bottlang, director of the Legacy Research Institute Biomechanics Lab, and orthopedic ... Read more

Simply Mindful

Airs at: Sun, 04/19/2020 at 8:30am - 9:00am
Produced for Pathways
Donald Altman is the author of the new book, Simply Mindful: A 7-week course and personal handbook for mindful living. Donald Altman is a psychotherapist, an award-winning author, and a former Buddhist monk. Featured in The Mindfulness Movie and profiled in The Living Spiri... Read more

Oregon #COVID19 Resource List

To add resources to this list, email web@kboo.fm Advocacy & Mutual Aid Efforts Link Type PDX Covid19 Mutual Aid Facebook group shorturl.at/cuKM8 Local group forming to support community members with free food delivery, support ... Read more

COVID19 Info for KBOO Volunteers

KBOO volunteers: We want to first thank you for your support as we implement some operational changes in response to the COVID-19 state-wide mandate issued by Governor Kate Brown on 3/12/20. As a result, our collective decision is to practice social distancing necessary to... Read more