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We Have It, But It’s Not As Bad As Elsewhere.


We are experiencing drought conditions in Oregon. Where is it the driest and most vulnerable? What is the outlook through October. I’ll explain.

Where Did The Week Go…

Lonnie Bissonnette - highestbridges.com

The latest WDTWG looks at Tucker Blandord who faked his own death to avoid getting married. Plus, Lonnnie Bissonnette BASE jumps despite being paralyzed.

Film Fanatic: China Likes Texting During Movie, Leonard Maltin’s Movie Guide Ending

Texting in the theater - joblo.com

The latest Film Fanatic features China encouraging texting in their theaters, Leonard Maltin’s Movie Guide ending and a reunion for Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.

Oregon Fall Camp Continues As Mariota And Company Look to ‘Perfect Their Game’

Oregon Head Coach Mark Helfrich talk to the media during Spring Practice//KPNWSports

On Tuesday, Helfrich spoke about Quarterback Marcus Mariota as a leader for this team, as he has been in years past and how teammates rally around him. We all know the kind of special talent that Mariota is, but when it comes to coaching that talent.

Can The Weather Really Be A “Pain In The Back?”

Back Pain | Photo by www.cafechiropractorwalnutcreek.com

Is there a relationship between the weather and your aches and pains? The study of this relationship is called biometeorology. I’ll explain what the medical research has found.

Where Did The Week Go…

drunk lady - barstoolsports.com

The newest WDTWG looks at teacher Lorie Ann Hill showing up drunk on her first day of school, James Barney Jr.’s fight with an alligator and Sarah Espinosa’s drunken encounter with a snake and a fire house.

Film Fanatic: ‘Bad Boys 3,’ ‘The Hateful Eight’ Trailer, ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Gets New Title

Bad Boys - comedyhype.com

The latest Film Fanatic breaks down the odds of ‘Bad Boys III’ happening, a trailer for ‘The Hateful Eight’ and a possible name change for ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’

Hopped Up Eugene


Eric Buist of Buistmedia created the HopStories concept a couple of years ago. Born out of his personal love for beer and of his craft as a videographer and producer. In this edition of Hopped Up: Meet The Oregon Beer Crew.

Wine Down Eugene


Oregon Pinot Noir can be a very difficult wine to find while maintaining a frugal budget. I’ve tried many less than $20 dollar Pinots, and until now I’ve had a tough time finding one that truly impresses me.

Beauty Is In The Eye Of The Beholder

Shawn Alchemi Portland, Oregon Photo | Sandy Harris

What I found in my photographs is the beauty I found in others. The way I see beauty. In an elder; I see a young girl once spry and a teenager falling in love for the first time in her life.

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