NW Life | local | History | Politics | Oregon History
Early settlers and pioneers voted to form a provisional territorial government 175 years ago this week. The vote was close and featured arguments that may sound surprisingly familiar today.
Going back in Oregon history, it’s apparent that the rise in veganism didn’t come out of nowhere. It's been building for more than a century
NW Life | local | History | Oregon History
During the Cold War, Portland was a national poster child for nuclear preparedness. But in just a few years, the city dismantled the very same program that earned it recognition.
NW Life | History | News | The Vietnam War
A new OPB documentary explores how the Vietnam War still deeply affects Oregonians, even nearly 50 years after the end of combat operations in Vietnam.
It was bigger than Christmas. Read a first account of what Independence Day was like in rural Oregon in the 1870s.