Northwest Passage: Hate Crime, Opioids, States of Cities, And Royal Family Shakeup

Jan 9, 2020

Clockwise from top left: Eugene Mayor Lucy Vinis giving the 2020 State of the City address, Prince Harry and Megan Markle on Instagram, Oregon capitol building, sign in Tehran from Mary Louise Kelley's Instagram feed.
Credit Karen Richards, Instagram, wikimedia commons

An attack on an elderly business owner in Redmond will be prosecuted under Oregon’s revised hate crime law. An opioid overdose alert is issued in Douglas County City and county leaders site homelessness as their biggest challenge.

Oregon lawmakers meet next week for legislative days. And Anni Katz digs deep on the news this week that Prince Harry and Megan Markle are stepping back from their roles in the British Royal family.  

Join KLCC News Director Rachael McDonald, Morning Edition Host Anni Katz and reporter Chris Lehman for this week's episode of the Northwest Passage.