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With Love, Anita

August 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Words by Katherine Smith, Illustrations by Dorothy Hoeft  Twenty-two roses: One for every year they were apart. Anita’s heart was beating so fast; she thought it was going to explode. There he was, Deo Karan, waiting to reunite. He had been living just two hours away in Eugene, Oregon all of these years. “It was...

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Words by Erin Coates, photos by Johnny Hammond   Driving out of the coastal town of Florence towards Yachats, the red roof of 56-foot-tall Heceta Head Lighthouse can be seen all the way from from Highway 101. Although people recognize the structure overlooking the cliff, very few know the rich history of the lighthouse and...

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As the sun comes out on any given day, you can find people swarming any of Eugene’s seven skate parks, coasting in and out of the giant bowls, shooting off ramps, or just cruising down a hill. But if you take a good look at who is there, you’re likely to notice one big thing:...

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Catch the Wind

July 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Words by Patrick Dunham, Photos by Phillip Quinn It’s late afternoon and Fern Ridge Reservoir is glistening in some of the first sunlight of the season. Quiet from the city’s buzz of spring, a rainbow arcs its chrome bridge across the distant hills. Out on the water, Marelie Vorster shoves the tiller to starboard and...

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Words by Sarah Hovet, Photos by Phillip Quinn   Trigger warning: This story contains material relating to sexual violence.   Like any adult store, As You Like It in Eugene, Oregon, carries body butter, leather, and libido enhancers. But at this adult store, the body butter is organic and local, the leather is either recycled...

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Words by Morgan Krakow, Photos by Ty Boespflug   From floor to ceiling, John Bellamy Foster’s walls are lined with books. The sociology professor’s library of society, philosophy, and environment reading is extensive, passed down and collected over decades. Foster has taught at the University of Oregon since 1985, and until recently, has maintained a...

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Behind the Flame: A Welder’s Story

April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Words and photos by Natalie Hardwicke   After graduating from Bend Senior High School in 2013, 22-year-old Mack McHone began studying at Shasta College in Redding, California. In only one term of studying business, he realized that sitting in a classroom was the very last thing he wanted to do; he wanted to be out...

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Words by Mara Welty, Photos by Johnny Hammond and Kjersten Hellis Nestled within a forest of lofty pines, Luvable Dog Rescue is home to a collection of kindhearted pups that roam the 55 acres of woody grounds. Among the trees, a cluster of vibrant cottages peek through the leaves, their blue and periwinkle walls contrasting...

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