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Great Shake Out: What You Need To Know

Posted by Tiffany Watson on

Great Shake Out: What You Need To Know
What you need to know in preparation for the annual Great Shake Out in October. This drill is in preparation for the potential earthquake along the Cascadia subduction zone.

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The Most Haunted Pubs For Halloween

Posted by Sean Paul Lavine on

The Most Haunted Pubs For Halloween
For all the thrill seekers out there, here's a guide on some of the most iconic and haunted pubs and restaurants in Portland, Oregon.

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20 Things To Do At The Wooden Tulip Festival

Posted by Mariana Costa on

20 Things To Do At The Wooden Tulip Festival
Take a day trip to the Wooden Tulip festival. With 40 acres of tulips and Mt. Hood in the background you'll find yourself turning into a pro photographer. Here are 20 ideas for how to spend your day at the festival.

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Lace Up Your Shoes for Bridge to Brews!

Posted by Alyssa Schaffer on

Lace Up Your Shoes for Bridge to Brews!
The air is warm(er). The sun is (mostly) shining. It’s the right time for two things: running and drinking beer. But why choose? The Bridge to Brews 8k/10k is next weekend, and it’s the perfect opportunity to combine the two.

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10 Oregon-Made Whiskies You Should Try Right Now

Posted by Julie Swearingen on

10 Oregon-Made Whiskies You Should Try Right Now

Are you a fan of whiskey or a whiskey newbie? If whiskey is your go-to spirit or you've always wanted to try it, High-Proof PDX author Karen Locke brings 10 Oregon-based whiskey distilleries to you, making it easy to find a new favorite drink.  Whether you love Kentucky bourbon, Scotch, or are just curious about Oregon-made whiskey there are a ton of whiskey distilleries in Oregon producing brown spirits that capture the complexity and depth of whiskey made here. It’s not about finding a whiskey that tastes like your favorite Kentucky Bourbon though—it’s about learning what Oregon has to offer. All...

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