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2012 August Media Mentions

Published: September 01, 2012

Note: Online publications often move or remove links so some of the links below may have expired.    

Broadcast
Radio-Canada.ca
8/4/2012
"L'art culinaire de l'Oregon"
Tells of experiences tasting Willamette Valley wine and visiting organic farms. She ate at Excelsior Restaurant, met with Lynn at the Willamette Valley Farm & Food Coalition and Megas McDonald at Lively Organic Farm and had dinner at King Estate. Valley River Inn put her up for two nights.

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
8/6/2012
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Oregon Festival of American Music
  • Scandinavian Festival
  • Northwest Reggae Festival
  • Let's Go Camping - Oregon State Parks
  • Beginning Trail Running Clinic - Run Momma Run
  • Alpaca Summer Sundays - Alpaca Breeders Connection
  • Oakridge Keg & Cask Festival

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
8/13/2012
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Lane County Fair
  • Tuesday Tasting at the Adventure Center
  • Tree Climbing at Sladden Park - City of Eugene Recreation Program
  • Trips for Kids - CAT Mountain Biking Presentation at REI and Kidical Mass event on Saturday
  • Cottage Grove Concert in the Park
  • Coburg Concert in the Park
  • Sustainable Style Fashion Show at Kesey Square
  • Annual Coin Show - Florence Events Center
  • Xwest Huck Fest at Sandmaster Park

KPAM-AM (Portland, OR)
8/4/2012
"Interview with Meg Trender"
Interview with Meg Trendler about the Scandinavian Festival.

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
8/20/2012
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Youth Mountain Biking & Camping Adventure, with Trips for Kids - CAT
  • Pre's Trail X-C Challenge
  • Eugene Celebration
  • Mayor's Art Show at Jacob's Gallery
  • McKenzie Art Festival
  • WARP Downhill Mountain Bike Series
  • UO Oregon Football Fan Day
Online
Los Angeles Times (CA)
8/22/2012
"Oregon: Free map of nine bike-worthy routes in the Beaver State"
Promotes the Covered Bridge Scenic Bikeway as well as two other rides over in Eastern Oregon. Great press for the new brochure Travel Oregon just released.

Fodor's
8/29/2012
"Great Fall Foliage Trips Across the Country"
Commends the Willamette Valley for its pairing of excellent wine-tasting in the midst of fall foliage brilliance. While mostly mentions the northern part around Portland, the McKenzie River and 126 grab a mention as well.

www.katerinerollet.com
8/7/2012
"Jour 3 et 4 Portland et Eugene"
On the third and fourth day of her tour, she sample Benton Lane's and King Estate's best. She visited at Lively Organic and continued to indulge in our region's best at Marche, Excelsior, and Sweet Life. She also pitched the Oregon Truffle Festival.

Oregon Lakes & Rivers magazine
8/14/2012
"Hidden Jewels in the Concrete Jungle"
Oregon Photo of the Week featured Alton Baker Park with photo by Guenther Fuernsteiner. Also gave a shout-out to Free Shakespeare in the Park at Amazon Park, Eugene.

MSN.com
8/17/2012
"7 Semi-Secret North American Swimming Holes"
Mentions Willamette River by UO campus as well at Salmon Falls as excellent swimming options.

Radio-Canada.ca
8/1/2012
"L'art culinaire de l'Oregon"
Tells of experiences tasting Willamette Valley wine and visiting organic farms. She ate at Excelsior Restaurant, met with Lynn at the Willamette Valley Farm & Food Coalition and Megas McDonald at Lively Organic Farm and had dinner at King Estate. Valley River Inn put her up for two nights.

Canadian Traveller
8/1/2012
"The Official USA Destination Guide"
Lists Rhodendron Festival, Oregon Bach Festival, and Oregon Festival of American Music on the Oregon page under Events. McKenzie Pass- Santiam Pass Scenic By-way and Pacific Coast Scenic Byway are listed under America's Byways.

Print
Flight Centre
8/1/2012
"A Visitor's Guide to Oregon"
An article walking you through the whole state mentions Oakridge, McKenzie River, Willamette Pass Resort, Willamette Valley, Cottage Grove, Ninkasi, Oregon Bach Festival, and a great photo of King Estate Winery.

Northwest Travel Magazine
8/1/2012
"1 Lane Co Event listed in Event Calendar"
Prefontaine Classic was listed in Events Calendar.