Northwest Passage: Jackie Winters Dies, Homeless Point In Time, Plastic Bags, Smores, And Godzilla

May 31, 2019

Clockwise, from top L: Jackie Winters; homeless man; plastic bags; Godzilla; smores
Credit Bradley Parks; Pedro Ribeiro Simoes; European Parliament; BagoGames; Sancho McCann / OPB; Flickr.com

In this edition we discuss the late Oregon Senator Jackie Winters, who died this week prompting tributes from fellow lawmakers.  We also discuss Oregon Democratic Senator Ron Wyden's response to Robert Mueller's statement on the Russian investigation, Lane County's annual Homeless Point In Time count, efforts to ban plastic bags statewide, gourmet smores, and a 65-year-old radioactive lizard's latest film. Join KLCC News Reporters Brian Bull and Chris Lehman, Morning Edition host Anni Katz, and Diversity Fellow Melorie Begay for our weekly podcast, the Northwest Passage.