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Presidential Memorabilia Merges Politics, Collecting September 25th, 2016 by Mike Teegarden

Steve Ferber has never met a U.S. president, but he certainly knows a lot about them. He and his wife, Lori, have more than 10,000 presidential memorabilia items in stock at their warehouse. Together, they own Lori Ferber Presidential Memorabilia....


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How It Looks or Feels September 25th, 2016 by David LaBelle

“Don’t just show me what somebody is doing, show me how your subject feels about what they are doing,” I teach. I see thousands of photographs a year of people doing things: fishing, fighting, building, dancing and, most recently, hunting...


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Better Days Ahead September 25th, 2016 by Victoria Hampton

Today is just like any other day at Duchess Sanctuary. A herd of mares lazily graze beneath oak trees in the hills outside of Oakland, Oregon. Jennifer Kunz leans against the gate of the large enclosure, her arms folded along...


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Politics, Presidents and Power September 25th, 2016 by Jennifer Brown

As the 2016 presidential candidates debate current issues facing the country, many rural Americans—whether they know it or not—owe the ease of access to electricity to a man who served in office more than 80 years ago. But Franklin D....


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Full STEAM Ahead at Oregon Middle School August 25th, 2016 by Lori Russell

Jocelyn Paris is a self-described mad scientist in training, technology guru wanna-be, engi-nerd and math believer—and she is changing things up at The Dalles Middle School in The Dalles, Oregon. Given the excitement of her students and the waiting list...


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All in the Family August 25th, 2016 by Drew Myron

Avery Hoyt doesn’t remember a single moment of his first venture into the woods: not the 10-mile trek into old-growth forest, not the cold journey over a 6,000-foot pass and not the two weeks huddled in a tent. Avery doesn’t...


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Solving Real-World Problems August 25th, 2016 by Lori Russell

Blended curriculum aims to engage students through relevant hands-on learning designed to equip them with critical-thinking skills Teachers have heard it. So have parents. Many children in classrooms across the nation ask the same question as they face down a...


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Entire Troop Earns Highest Rank August 25th, 2016 by Denise Porter

In one of the rarest events in Oregon Boy Scout history, six teenagers in Tillamook—the entirety of Troop 582—earned their Eagle Scout rank, the highest rank a Boy Scout can attain. Five members of the troop received their Eagle Scout...


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How You Dress Matters August 25th, 2016 by David LaBelle

It is important to dress for success. Most of us have heard this since our early years. Without delving into the psychology of “the clothes make the person,” how you dress might be the difference between making a memorable picture...


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2017 Ruralite Calendar Photos August 24th, 2016 by Duy Mai

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Ruralite Calendar Photo Contest. Hover over the images for photo credit and...