History

When the Liberty Bell Came to Oregon

In 1915, the Liberty Bell came to Oregon as part of a patriotism-raising event in the lead up to WWI.…

3 months ago

Tillamook Air Museum shows off jets in a World War II hangar

written by James Sinks In World War II, to help safeguard military and cargo flotillas, the U.S. Navy launched blimps…

10 months ago

Inside the Lives of Portland’s bridge tenders

All along the watchtowers: Inside the lives of Portland's bridge tenders written by Scott Latta / photography by Shauna Intelisano…

1 year ago

Hells Canyon Fifty-Year Anniversary

In the late 1960s, a small band of passionate, committed conservationists battled to save Hells Canyon from additional dams on…

1 year ago

Oregon History: Simon Benson’s Legacy

Simon Benson made an indelible imprint on the Pacific Northwest. Oregon would have been a much different place without him.

1 year ago

Rajneesh in Review: A Memoir

How one cult in Oregon waged the biggest bioterrorism attack in American history.

2 years ago

Pendleton Underground Tunnels

Caverns under the city of Pendleton reveal Oregon's history.

2 years ago

Woody Guthrie in Oregon: The Lost Songbook

Woody Guthrie's wild month in Oregon

2 years ago

Oregonians we’d love to have back for 2018

As we look to the New Year, Statehood Media has compiled a list of notable Oregonians that we wish we…

2 years ago