Think Oregon

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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 Farm have their days scheduled on a hand-drawn chart hung on a kitchen wall.

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The Vanished Cities

Oregon has more ghost towns than any other state, largely a result of early booming mining and lumber industries that have since faded from prominence in the modern world.

The Slants are made up of, from left, Yuya Matsuda, Ken Shima, Simon Tam and Joe X. Jiang.

Musician: The Slants

The Slants’ 8-year battle for the trademark for their name ended June 19th when the Supreme Court ruled in their favor.

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The Bing Cherry

The curious history of the Bing Cherry.

Growing Up Golf

I was born in 1960 in the center of town—not literally, but culturally. Prineville Golf and Country Club was the center of the Prineville universe.

Dr. John Ritter

Dr. John Ritter: Mapping for Wellness

Dr. John Ritter is a GIS professor in the geomatics department of the Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls. He partnered with Sky Lakes Medical Center’s wellness center to identify high incidences of health problems in Klamath Falls through GIS mapping.

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Portland Night Market Creates Community

Founded in 2015, Portland Night Market fuses retail, music and culinary art inside a 108-year-old industrial warehouse in southeast Portland.