Art+Culture

Sunstone Mining in Oregon

The Oregon state stone, sunstone, is a unique gem prized for its brilliance. We explore the history and economics of…

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16 Intriguing Oregonians

1859 Oregon's Magazine introduces extraordinary people whose lives have been sweetened by their passions.

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Oregon Author Eliot Treichel

Oregon author Eliot Treichel adds gravity with his writing for young adults.

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Festival Sustainability

Students used 690 wooden gable trusses to build the Treeline Stage, which hosted eighteen of the festival’s performers (including Tank…

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152 Years of the Oregon State Fair

When the first Oregon State Fair took place back in 1861, the organizers could not foresee the entertainment titan they…

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The Bend Brewfest

Sponsored Content Written by Beau Eastes    The Bend Brewfest is boldly going where no brew festival in Central Oregon…

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Stephanie Whitlock

Stephanie Whitlock is the new executive director of the Architectural Heritage Center in Portland, a nonprofit that seeks to conserve…

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Hippie Oregon

Deep within the Coast Range fourteen miles east of Florence, Oregon, a dozen or so members and residents of Alpha…

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The Pioneer Picnic: Oregon’s Longest-Running Community Event

Started by Oregon's pioneers in the 1800s, the Pioneer Picnic will celebrate its 130th anniversary in Brownsville this June.

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