History

Albina Rising

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

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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.…

2 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…

3 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…

3 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…

3 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.

3 years ago

Rajneesh in Review: A Memoir

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

4 years ago

Pendleton Underground Tunnels

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

4 years ago

Woody Guthrie in Oregon: The Lost Songbook

Woody Guthrie's wild month in Oregon

4 years ago