History

Albina Rising

After bulldozers, highways and development brought down Portland’s historic cultural hub of the Black community, an innovative path forward emerges…

12 months ago

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 years 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…

4 years 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…

4 years 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…

4 years 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.

4 years ago

Rajneesh in Review: A Memoir

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

5 years ago

Pendleton Underground Tunnels

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

5 years ago

Woody Guthrie in Oregon: The Lost Songbook

Woody Guthrie's wild month in Oregon

5 years ago