History

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…

5 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…

8 months 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…

10 months 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.

1 year ago

Pendleton Underground Tunnels

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

1 year ago

Woody Guthrie in Oregon: The Lost Songbook

Woody Guthrie's wild month in Oregon

1 year 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…

1 year ago

Haunted Oregon

Spirits of the past are present everywhere. They dwell in our lands, haunt our historic buildings and cemeteries, and inhabit…

2 years ago

Portland Flood of 1894

As devastating as the more recent disasters were, the waters of the Willamette River have never risen higher than they…

2 years ago