Latest News for: Oregon traveler


Open casting call for upcoming movie

Lake County Examiner 14 Apr 2021
Young adults who are interested in being in a feature length motion picture are encouraged to audition for a new film which will be filmed across Oregon and Washington this summer ... Those who are cast will be paid for their time, along with travel expenses.

Americans desperate to get out set stage for gasoline comeback

Messenger-Inquirer 14 Apr 2021
Things will really start taking off this summer as pent-up travel demand finally busts out thanks to the increase in vaccinations ... He’s been living with his parents who are in their 60s, so the specter of getting and spreading Covid kept him from traveling until now.

Central Oregon set for robust summer season

The Daily Astorian 13 Apr 2021
Money in the bank, rising vaccination rates and tempting outdoors are all working together to lure visitors for summer travel to central Oregon ... “Members of the AAA Oregon/Idaho are making plans to take family road trips, and we’re also seeing a return to the skies as air travel rebounds,” Dodds said.

LCP seeks 'parklet' for downtown Lakeview

Lake County Examiner 13 Apr 2021
Lakeview Community Partnership (LCP) has applied for a Travel Oregon grant to help beautify north E street in downtown Lakeview, and received support from the Lakeview Town Council at its meeting on Tuesday, March 30 ... The LCP is requesting $45,000 from Travel Oregon, which is just under the $50,000 cap Travel Oregon has set on the grant.

Oregon baseball moves up to top 15 in polls following sweep of Oregon State

The Oregonian 13 Apr 2021
Oregon, which is tied with Stanford for first place in the Pac-12, travels to Portland on Wednesday (2 p.m.) before a three-game ...

Water Cooler: Travel reads

The Spokesman-Review 13 Apr 2021
This travel journal mixes ...Cross Country,” by Robert Sullivan (2006) – In this recount of a family’s summer tradition of traveling by car cross-country from Oregon to New York, Sullivan captures the American landscape of whizzing highways, empty strip malls and wide-open spaces.

Gov. meets with Warner Creek advocates

Lake County Examiner 13 Apr 2021
Perseverance paid off last week when Lake County was at long last granted a virtual meeting with Oregon Gov ... Brown in January confirmed to members of the press that she had directed the Oregon Department of Corrections to move forward with closing three of the states prisons ... When former Oregon Gov.

Katherine Cheryl Jones Owen

The World 13 Apr 2021
January 15, 1958 – April 3, 2021 ... Kathy and Jim had just celebrated 34 years of marriage on March 21st ... Kathy spent her retirement painting, planting flowers, watching Antiques Roadshow, doing some traveling, and enjoying sporting events, especially Oregon Ducks sports ... They were able to relocate to a lovely spot in Dexter, Oregon near the reservoir.

Working from home: Bears rack up wins at Edwards Stadium

The Daily Californian 13 Apr 2021
Working from home. Bears rack up wins at Edwards Stadium Lisi Ludwig/File ... Some might ask ... 2 Sade Olatoye from Ohio State ... 9 ... McMorris was the only athlete from Cal who traveled to Arizona to compete. After a refreshing weekend of competition at home, Cal will once again hit the road and travel to Eugene, Oregon, to compete in the West Coast Classic.

OPINION: One Small Statement from CDC, One Giant Hope for Humankind

Pagosa Daily Post 13 Apr 2021
By Leslie D. Gregory, with Tom H. Hastings. I (Leslie) am a clinician and have been for many years ... I traveled from Portland, Oregon to Washington DC and to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hearings to make my appeals, the primary one of which is that CDC should declare racism a threat to public health ... This was just proven again ... Dr ... .

OSU softball: Beavers drop series finale to Huskies

Corvallis Gazette-Times 12 Apr 2021
The Oregon State softball team dropped a 2-1 Pac-12 softball ... Oregon State travels to face No.

Gomberg: Your Chance to Comment on the Budget

The News Guard 12 Apr 2021
Traditionally, the budget committee, where I serve as vice-chair, would travel around Oregon for public hearings on budget concerns ... Meeting details are posted on the Oregon Legislative Information Site ... Oregon is struggling with multiple, overlapping crises right now, and slowing progress on addressing ALL of them is counter-productive.

Travelers slow to return to downtown Portland hotels; concerns linger over city’s reputation

The Oregonian 11 Apr 2021
Leisure travel has slowly started to rebound and the hotel is planning to hire back staff in anticipation of increased travel this summer ... Peterson believes it will take years for occupancy to rebound to pre-pandemic levels, especially if business travel is slow to return ... Occupancy was up 8.6% on the Oregon coast for the same week in February.

Americans looking to get out set stage for gasoline comeback

Stars and Stripes 11 Apr 2021
Things will really start taking off this summer as pent-up travel demand finally busts out thanks to the increase in vaccinations ... He's been living with his parents who are in their 60s, so the specter of getting and spreading Covid kept him from traveling until now.

Alsea clinic is Benton County's first rural vaccination site

Albany Democrat Herald 11 Apr 2021
Troy.Shinn ... The clinic was set up at the Alsea School, 301 S. Third St ... “It’s a small community so if three people know, everybody knows.” ... “I think it’s hard for some people to travel too much,” said Dave Hansen, an Alsea resident who got vaccinated at the clinic and who works for Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport.