Northwest Passage: Fire At Mt. Pisgah, Body Cams For Springfield Cops, GM Sperm, And Billie Eilish

Aug 22, 2019

A fire at the popular hiking spot Mount Pisgah burned more than 50 acres last week, it was caused by a mower.

Springfield’s City Attorney calls for police to wear body cams. An unofficial count tallied more than 38 thousand people who are homeless in the Portland metro area. And we talk with reporter Melorie Begay about her recent reporting on hate crimes in Oregon.

KLCC News Director Rachael McDonald, Morning Edition host Anni Katz and reporters Melorie Begay and Amy Brenneman discuss the news of the week.

Music for the Northwest Passage podcast is composed and performed by Don Latarski.

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