Evening News

Climate justice with the Coalition of Communities of Color

Airs at: Wed, 12/07/2016 at 5:15pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
As climate change increasingly affects everyday life, communities of color and low-income communities are feeling its impact. How can communities work towards climate justice and equitable environmental solutions? KBOO News spoke live in Studio 2 with the Coalition of Commu... Read more

Rally to save wild salmon

Airs at: Tue, 12/06/2016 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News
Advocacy groups are joining efforts to rally for wild salmon and steelhead in the Snake River. 4 dams are being proposed for removal along the lower Snake River. The Army Corps of Engineers will be holding a meeting to take public comments on Dec. 7, so advocates are holdin... Read more

Water is Life Peace and Prayer Caravan

Airs at: Tue, 11/29/2016 at 5:15pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
The Water is Life Peace and Prayer Caravan is headed out to North Dakota is bring supplies and support to the water protectors who continue to struggle in stopping the Dakota Access Pipeline. KBOO News spoke with John Sanchez, elder Buzz Nelson, Rose Looking, and Tachina Mc... Read more

Grappling with VP-elect Mike Pence's religious-based bigotry; and an interview with John Waters!

Airs at: Tue, 11/29/2016 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Preference
We'll be talking with Indiana queer activist JJ Gufreda about Mike Pence, Vice-President-elect, and his history of anti-LGBTQ legislation and actions as Indiana governor, and in the years prior to his taking office. There's a lengthy list of ways that Pence has found, to ma... Read more

Natalie Sept of What Now?

Airs at: Tue, 11/22/2016 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News
Organizer Natalie Sept talks live to the KBOO News about her action fair at Revolution Hall last night, which brought people together for positive action post elections. Read more

Gregory McKelvey of Portland's Resistance

Airs at: Tue, 11/22/2016 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
Activist Gregory McKelvey of Portland's Resistance talks live in studio on the KBOO Evening News about the protest movement happening around the nation and his arrest at Monday's anti-Trump rally.  Read more

The State of Cannabis

Airs at: Fri, 08/26/2016 at 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Produced for The State of Cannabis
Our premiere show is loaded with great stuff. We have Leland Burger, attorney for  Portland NORMAL in studio talking about whats up in this exploding industry. Mayor Elect Ted Wheeler spoke at the Annual Marijuana March- we have an excerpt! Jen Valley speaks on the curing o... Read more

An American Ascent on KBOO News

Airs at: Tue, 08/02/2016 at 5:15pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
"An American Ascent" is having its Portland premiere this weekend at the Hollywood Theater. Director/Producer Andy Adkins talked to KBOO about his documentary that captures an expedition of 9 African-American mountaineers as they ascend America's tallest peak, Denali.  Read more

Bark LIVE on KBOO News

Airs at: Wed, 07/06/2016 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News
This month’s Bark hike is a joint venture between the environmental group and the Native Plant Society of Oregon’s Portland chapter. This month's hike will be up on Mt. Hood and will focus on pollinators and the native plants that benefit from them. We were joined live in s... Read more

Portland Zine Symposium LIVE on KBOO News

Airs at: Thu, 07/07/2016 at 5:15pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
It’s time for the annual Portland Zine Symposium! The Portland Zine Symposium is an organization that hosts, among other events, a yearly free conference and zine social exploring facets of independent publishing and DIY culture. Symposium organizers A'misa Chiu and Simon S... Read more