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Interview with Washington County's Behavioral Health Department Director Nick Ocon

Airs at: Wed, 01/26/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
This week, in an encore program from this Fall, we take a look at mental health services in Washington County. We try to understand what our County needs in Mental health and just how Washington County government plays a role. We also consider the impact of Covid 19. Our gu... Read more

Art Talk Bus Stop with Mic Crenshaw

Airs at: Wed, 01/26/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Talk Bus Stop
About this month's guest...  Michael Crenshaw is a world class MC and poet who has emerged on the national and international stage. As a teen in the late 80's, Mic was embroiled in the violent streets of Minneapolis, leading groups to physically confront white supremacist ... Read more

Festival Season

Airs at: Wed, 01/26/2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The World of Jazz
Rita will have Grammy winning vocalist Kurt Elling on the air with her this week.  Read more

In the Grove

Airs at: Thu, 01/27/2022 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Episode: In the Grove   Go into the woods Thursday morning, with host Jonathan Lay on Rise When the Rooster Crows: traditional North American music, it's roots, branches and beyond. In this episode, those roots and branches reach to shady groves, piney woods, crooked tr... Read more

Portland's Short Story All Stars: Margaret Malone, Kimberly King Parsons, Karen Russell, and Lidia Yuknavitch

Airs at: Thu, 01/27/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Jonesy
Just about two years ago BP (Before Pandemic), I had the great pleasure of welcoming to KBOO four of the very best short fiction writers in Portland, in the whole country for that matter: Margaret Malone, author of People Like You, which was a Pen Hemingway finalist; Kimber... Read more

Celebrating the Music of Kate Wolf on the Cascadia Coffeehouse

Airs at: Fri, 01/28/2022 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
Join us on the Cascadia Coffeehouse this Friday morning as we celebrate the music of beloved singer-songwriter Kate Wolf, who would have turned 80 this week.  We'll also hear brand new music from Eliza Gilkyson, the Harley Kimbro Lewis trio, Molly Tuttle with her incredible... Read more

Film at 11 goes art house this week, on Friday the 28th of January 2022

Airs at: Fri, 01/28/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Almodovar's new Parallel Mothers, is the subject of attention, along with Britta Gordon's view of Samuel Fuller's crazy masterwork The Naked Kiss, now streaming, while Jeff Godsil takes a new look at Les Blank's Herzog documentary, Burden of Dreams. and Matthew of KBOO's Gr... Read more

"That Vegan Show" - The Raven Corps interview

Airs at: Fri, 01/28/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for That Vegan Show
Claire Howe is Executive Director (though she much prefers the title "Mother Raven") at The Raven Corps, a youth-led, consistent anti-oppression nonprofit organization for activists between the ages of 15 and 22. The Raven Corps is a growing community of young change-makers... Read more

Made In Americana

Airs at: Sat, 01/29/2022 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
  Made in Americana   Somewhere at the confluence of country, blues, folk and gospel lies this mythical place known as Americana. From this collision of genres has sprung a form of music that since 2010 has been a category of music recognized the Recording Academy. Join ... Read more

Frog Ferry

Airs at: Mon, 01/31/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
  The Portland metro area is a land of water at the confluence of two of the major rivers in the Pacific Northwest. The Chinookan People, who lived along the Columbia and Willamette Rivers before European contact, were master canoe builders, and the rivers were their highw... Read more

OJRC's Criminal Legal Reform Legislation

Airs at: Mon, 01/31/2022 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Host Karen James speaks with Zach Winston, policy director with Oregon Justice Resource Center, about the 2022 Oregon legislative short session. Three bills that were unsuccessful in the 2021 session have been re-introduced this year by OJRC. Zach explains each bill and its... Read more