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Global belly laugh day

Airs at: Tue, 01/22/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 Global belly laugh day, scheduled for January 24th at 1:24 pm, is in its third year.  KBOO reporter Marliese Franklin kicked it up with the founder of the day at Buckman Elementary school, in Southeast Portland, this morning.  Read more

"Thirst"

Airs at: Sun, 01/20/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 The Old Mole's Frann Michel discusses the documentary movie "Thirst".   It deals with the privatization of water resources.  You can read this review with links to further information here.   Read more

The Joy of Mindful Eating by Jan Bays plus Beans with Leah Kriewall

Airs at: Sun, 01/20/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Food Show
Marliese and Miriam host a two part food show today. First up is Dr. Jan Chozen Bays, pediatrician, Zen teacher, and author of "The Joy of Mindful Eating" from Shambala Press Learn how mindful eating promotes better health. Next up, Leah Kriewall, a nutritionist with Ne... Read more

Steelworkers protest hazardous imports

Airs at: Wed, 01/16/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 On Wednesday, January 16, the local branch of the steelworkers union led a coalition of groups that marched on  Senator Gordon Smith’s Portland office. The protestors called on the Senator to take action on the problem of imports that are hazardous to our health.    Read more

People Rise Up - News Wrap

Airs at: Tue, 01/15/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for People Rise Up
A news wrap today.  Stories broadcast under fair use included: For Sale:  West's deadly nuclear secrets Iraq war has ground forces stretched thin Judges dismiss suit seeking damages for Guantanamo torture US officer cleared of Abu Ghraib abuse Microsoft seeks patent for off... Read more

Dr. M. F. Roizen and "You: Staying Young: The Owner's Manual For Extending Your Warranty."

Airs at: Sun, 01/13/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Dr. David Naimon interviews his guest, Dr. Michael F. Roizen, New York Times best selling author. Dr. Roizen co-authored the books "You: The Owner's Manual" and "You: On A Diet". He is the co-founder of the web site http://www.realage.com/ and Professor and Chair of the ... Read more

Even More FREE or Cheap Gardening Supplies

Airs at: Sun, 01/13/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
Host Glen Andreson continues last month's theme of gardening on the cheap. Find even more sources of FREE or very cheap gardening supplies, especially small perennial fruits, fruit trees, compost materials, mulches, and fertilizers. Read more

Lise Alschuler and the Alternative Medicine's Definitive Guide to Cancer

Airs at: Sun, 01/06/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Dr. David Naimon interviews Dr. Lise Alschuler, author of "Alternative Medicine's Definitive Guide to Cancer: An Integrated Approace To Prevention, Treatment and Healing".  They discuss cancer causes, prevention, and therapies to prevent side effects from treatments. Read more

Health Care Update

Airs at: Tue, 12/25/2007 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 A new report on Health Care brings some concerning information to light.KBOO’s Michael Ianello has more.  Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for December 31, 2007

Airs at: Sun, 12/30/2007 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Hosted by Clayton Morgareidge, this program opens with some reflections on why the presidential campaign is treated as a horserace, not as a debate on the future of the nation.  Bill Resnick talks with local bicycling activists Tim Calvert and Elinor Blue about how bicycli... Read more