Press Releases

Back To Previous Page

2011 November Media Mentions

Published: December 04, 2011
Note: Online publications often move or remove links so some of the links below may have expired.

Western Journey (AAA) 
November 2011 
"Safe & Sound"
Northwest sanctuaries give abused animals a second chance. In Eugene, the Cascades Raptor Center helps birds of prey.

Oregon Wine Press 
November 2011 
"OWP Calendar"
Calendar of events features the Eugene, Cascades & Coast's Tuesday Tasting.

Outdoors NW
November/December 2011
"Event Calendar"
Running event calendar: 6 races listed in the Eugene area.

SkyWest Magazine
November/December 2011
"America's Best Events: November/December"
Top events across the country for November and December. In Florence see whales as they migrate for the winter.

Take Root Magazine
Fall 2011
"Barn Fresh"
Barn Dinners with Heidi Tunnell Catering company serves up fresh food and wine in a 19th-century restored family barn.

Via Magazine (AAA Oregon/Idaho)
November/December 2011
"Events: November + December 2011"
Three area events listed: Enjoy Celebrate Arts in Florence, Carmen by the Eugene Opera and Nearby Nature's outdoor quests.

Oregon Coast Magazine
November/December 2011
"Coastal Happenings: Celebrate Arts & Folk at the Coast"
In Florence this winter celebrate the arts with a juried visual arts show and groove to the sound of folk music at the city's annual Winter Folk Festival.

RV West
November/December 2011
"Athletes and Nature Lovers"
Park your RV in Eugene and explore the city's many running paths or take a day trip to the Florence dunes or hiking trails in the Cascades.

Also mentioned: Delta Old Growth Trail, Hayward Field, fishing & whitewater rafting on McKenzie, Ruth Bascom Riverbank Path.


Oregon Lakes & Rivers Magazine
November 14, 2011
"Oregon Road Trippers E-Report #117"
Photo of the week features the West Eugene Wetlands Education Center.

Travel Oregon Newsletters
November 2011
"Give Thanks for Oregon"
Give thanks for the Oregon bounty throughout November with wine events and fall foliage. Plan your Thanksgiving wine with WVVA.

November 9, 2011
"Eugene, Oregon: A CounterCulture Haven"
Exploring Eugene's counterculture and wine country through its flavors and museums.

USA Today
November 17, 2011
"10 Great Places to Experience the Simple Life"
The Willamette Valley with its rural byways, wineries, and covered bridges is one of the top 10 places to take it easy.

The Bulletin (Bend, OR)
November 20, 2011
"Northwest Travel: McKenzie River"
From hikers to sportsman looking for wild river and lakes, the McKenzie River has ample space to roam. Explore the area via drift boat or walk the area's many trails. Also check out delicious eateries and fun stores.