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Oregon Historical Photo: Salmon Wheel Boat on the Columbia River, 1883

Fish wheels on the Columbia River allowed huge numbers of salmon to be collected and canned, but this technology and commerce ultimately proved destructive.

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The Civilian Conservation Corps was one of the most popular New Deal relief programs. Today, their work is still enjoyed in parks and forests around the state.

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Cook It At Home: Bonnie Morales' Herring Under A Fur Coat

Bonnie Morales, chef and owner of Kachka, demonstrates how to make a zakuski dish: herring under a fur coat, a colorful layered salad. Watch our video for Morales' tips and then try out her recipe yourself.

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