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The Story of O

Can the Oregonian survive? We look to the newspaper's past for clues.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/15/2013


Slide Show: A Short History of The Oregonian

We take a tour through the 163-year-old newspaper's tumultuous past

  • Published 02/15/2013


Slide Show: History of the Oregonian

Extra! Extra! We take a tour through the 163-year-old newspaper's tumultuous past.

  • Published 02/15/2013


Top Oregon Towns for History Buffs

Explore Oregon's colorful past in one of these five lore-laden towns.

  • By Meaghan Morawski
  • Published 12/21/2012


James Beard On Stage: Five Questions With Jessica Kubzansky

Director of a one-man show about legendary chef James Beard talks about resurrecting Portland's culinary godfather.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 12/20/2012


Back in Time in the NW Quadrant

Jane Comerford's "A History of Northwest Portland" shows and tells what early Stumptown was really like.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/10/2012


Oregon’s Civil War Buffs

Our historical reenactors passionately relive battles between North and South

  • By Riley Stevenson
  • Published 11/21/2012


Portland Past

A survey of Portland's beliefs and values over time

  • By Riley Stevenson and Martin Patail
  • Published 09/25/2012


Bittman Battles the UFOs, One Meal at a Time

The crusading journalist/cook preaches to the choir at Feast Portland, but it's good to be reinspired.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 09/24/2012


Slide Show: Portland Polls Through the Years

  • Published 09/21/2012


Perfect Storm

Fifty years ago, the Big Blow smashed Oregon—and cleared a path for pinot noir.

  • By Kit Mauldin
  • Published 09/21/2012


Collective Memory

A new museum at the Oregon State Hospital takes visitors behind the walls and through the history of the enigmatic facility.

  • By Emily Grosvenor
  • Published 08/23/2012


Haute History

A tour through fashion emblems of the past century—and where to find them now

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/27/2012

UFO Oregon

A Guide to Oregon’s Extraterrestrial Past and Present!

To celebrate the 62nd anniversary of the state’s most famous UFO sighting, we probed experts and skeptics for a guide to our otherworldly history.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 04/20/2012


Defining the Decades

Portland power players of the past

  • By Carl Abbott
  • Published 03/16/2012


Black in Portland

The history of African American communities in Portland is a very moving tale.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 02/17/2012


Spirit of ’70

It has been forty years since the tumultuous year of 1970—we reflect on a notable timeline of events which steadfastly birthed a new Portland.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 04/20/2010

The Mudroom

Gael Force

The Irish have given Portland, Mayor Sam Adams, an 8,000 volume book collection to the Central Library, The Under Wonder Lounge and more.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 02/02/2010



Happy 150th, Oregon! Here’s a little Valentimeline from the heart of the state.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009


State of Mind

A new project puts more than 150 years of Oregon history just one click away.

  • Published 05/19/2009
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