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Thumbnail for - The Lost Album of Okinawa
Jun 2, 2014
HISTORY
In 1945, a Portland navy officer salvaged a book of photos from the Okinawa battlefield. Seven decades later, his widow began a journey to find its owners.
Thumbnail for - Portland's Original Sin
Jun 2, 2014
HISTORY
Erickson’s Café, “the temple of 10,000 delights,” slaked pioneer Portland’s many mighty thirsts.
Thumbnail for - The Birth of Crater Lake
May 30, 2014
HISTORY
As Crater Lake National Park turns 112, we explore the devastating volcanic eruption that formed it 7,700 years ago.
Thumbnail for - The Flight of the World's Last Mini Guppy
May 1, 2014
HISTORY
Can the flight aficionados at the Tillamook Air Museum save this giant cargo plane built to transport rockets, school buses, and giraffes from Africa?
Thumbnail for - Portland's Latest Prize-Winning Poet Remembers William Stafford
Feb 3, 2014
POETRY
National Book Award winner Mary Szybist reflects on Oregon's verse icon.
Thumbnail for - 50 Moments That Shaped Portland
Dec 2, 2013
COVER STORY
Our spin through Portland’s raucous 170 years reveals a city molded by punks and power brokers, by brilliant breakthroughs and a few heinous mistakes.
Thumbnail for - The 1978 Burnside Airplane Crash
Dec 1, 2013
HISTORY
When a jetliner plummeted into East Portland, an industry changed.
Thumbnail for - The Last (Dirty) Picture Show
Nov 1, 2013
HISTORY
Amid buzzy restaurants and rising condos, the Oregon Theater stands as a fading reminder of the seamy '70s.
Thumbnail for - A Color-Coded Look at Portland's Urban Growth
Nov 1, 2013
HISTORY
A local data tinkerer tracks PDX's progress with interactive map dubbed Portland, Oregon: The Age of a City
Thumbnail for - Looking Back on the 1973 Oil Crisis
Oct 1, 2013
HISTORY
Forty years ago, Oregon got a peak-oil preview.
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