Forty Years of Service

This month your Southern Oregon Public Television celebrates its 40th year of bringing you the best television on television.
It all began in May of 1927 when Philo Farnsworth transmitted television pictures as part of a prototypical television system. By 1947 … Continued

Forty Years of Service

This month your Southern Oregon Public Television celebrates its 40th year of bringing you the best television on television.
It all began in May of 1927 when Philo Farnsworth transmitted television pictures as part of a prototypical television system. By 1947 … Continued

OREGON FIELD GUIDE: Glacier Caves, Mt. Hood’s Secret World

Thursday, October 10 at 8:30 p.m.
Hidden beneath the surface of Mt. Hood is an ice cave hundreds of feet deep and 50 feet in diameter in some places. Explore what is the largest ice cave complex in the Lower 48, … Continued


Downton Abbey Marathons

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the Online NewsHour

NextAvenue

  • The Original Dot Com Inauguration
    Twenty years ago today was the Inauguration Day for President Bill Clinton’s second term and the first time The Washington Post covered a Presidential Inauguration in real time for the online audience …
  • How Donald Trump Did It
    Depending on your political leanings, you may be asking yourself one of two questions right about now: How did Donald Trump get elected? or How could Donald Trump not get elected? The PBS FRONTLINE on …
  • My Wish: U.S. Government Policies Reflecting Our Aging Society
    (Next Avenue invited all our 2016 Influencers in Aging to submit essays about the one thing they would like to change about aging in America. This is one of the essays.) Since we are at the start of a …

EarthFix


  • What Trump's Election Means To Blue Voters In A Red County
    The backlash against Donald Trump’s election has been intense in places such as Portland and Seattle — cities that overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton. But east of the Cascades, opponents of the …
  • Heavy Rain, Freezing Rain Follow Week Of Snow, Cold For Oregon
    The National Weather Service in Portland issued an ice storm warning for the greater Portland metro area, the Columbia River Gorge, the Hood River and Wind River valleys as well as most valleys within …
  • After Cold Comes Flood Possibility For Snow-Covered Oregon

    Temperatures are expected to increase for much of Oregon at the start of the week, but heavy rains mixed with snowmelt opens the door to possible flooding.


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