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This year Think Out Loud has been traveling across Oregon and Southwest Washington, seeking the stories and issues that identify a community. The series shares the rich complexities that make up life in towns throughout our region.

The Towns Think Out Loud Has Visited

Below you will find a collection of portraits from all the towns, and an interactive map displaying all the places Think Out Loud has visited.


A series of photos from the different towns throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington

Interactive Map

An interactive map of all the places and people from the Our Town series. Visit the Google Map in a full screen.

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About Our Town

Once a month, Think Out Loud heads to a different town in Oregon or Southwest Washington to find stories that go beyond the daily news.