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2012 November Media Mentions

Published: November 30, 2012

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

Print & Magazine
Western Journey (AAA)
November 2012
"Itinerary: Oregon"
Calendar of events features Oregon Truffle Festival.
  
Film & Video
KGW-TV (Portland, OR)
11/1/2012
"Grant's Getaways: Cascade Raptor Center"
Excellent piece on the Cascade Raptors Center who has been an ambassador for raptors from all flights of life since 1990. A must-see for any nature enthusiast visiting the region, the CRC is paired nicely with the Fern Ridge Wildlife Refuge as a chance to see the birds in their natural habitat and up close and personal.

Travel Oregon
11/1/2012
"Grant's Getaways: Cascade Raptor Center"
Excellent piece on the Cascade Raptors Center who has been an ambassador for raptors from all flights of life since 1990. A must-see for any nature enthusiast visiting the region, the CRC is paired nicely with the Fern Ridge Wildlife Refuge as a chance to see the birds in their natural habitat and up close and personal.

Online - Website
Travel Oregon
11/1/2012
"Grant's Getaways: Cascade Raptor Center"
Excellent piece on the Cascade Raptors Center who has been an ambassador for raptors from all flights of life since 1990. A must-see for any nature enthusiast visiting the region, the CRC is paired nicely with the Fern Ridge Wildlife Refuge as a chance to see the birds in their natural habitat and up close and personal.

KGW-TV (Portland, OR)
11/2/2012
"Grant's Getaways: Cascade Raptor Center"
Excellent piece on the Cascade Raptors Center who has been an ambassador for raptors from all flights of life since 1990. A must-see for any nature enthusiast visiting the region, the CRC is paired nicely with the Fern Ridge Wildlife Refuge as a chance to see the birds in their natural habitat and up close and personal.

The Oregonian (Portland, OR)
11/18/2012
"Sweet Cheeks Winery southwest of Eugene offers beautiful outdoor patio"
Gives wine lovers' a tip for the place to wine down on a Friday evening next summer. Can't wait til then? Grab a coat and enjoy the outdoor heated patio during the winter!

Telegraph (UK)
10/27/2012
"State of Bliss: An ominvore in Oregon"
Sweet Cheeks Winery gets a nod for its party and picnic-friendly atmosphere that features free tastings and live music.  Perfect for a morning trip to the Saturday Farmer's market for organic produce to munch later on with a glass of pinot noir on the Sweet Cheeks patio.

Western Journey (AAA)
Nov-11
"Itinerary: Oregon"
Calendar of events features Winter Whale Watch Week.

Northwest Travel Magazine
Nov-12
"1 Lane Co Event listed in Event Calendar"
National Mountain Trail Championships was listed in the events calendar.

Northwest Travel Magazine
Nov-12
"Secret Slopes"
Brief history of Hoodoo Ski Resort and outline of amenities of Hoodoo and Willamette Pass Resort with contact information for both.
Sixth of $2,897 full page ad price.

Online - Blog/Forum
Fodor's
11/2/2012
"Where to drink beer in Oregon"
Ninkasi and Steelhead make the showing for Eugene on this list of Oregon hop hot-spots. Mentions My Party Bus' "Hop Around the Valley" tour.

Rand McNally
11/20/2012
"Oregon Wine Country"
Part of November's destination of the month, Eugene finishes out the list of must -see's and do's in Oregon Wine Country. Quirky and sustainable businesses such as Wandering Goat Coffee Company, Tipi Village Retreat, C'est la Vie Inn, and Noble Estate Vineyard & Winery continue to mark Eugene as green while its commitment alternative transportation such as biking and electric cars marks it as innovative.

Travel Oregon
11/20/2012
"Harvest High Tea"
Delicious recap of a high tea at Eugene's Victorian house complete with a little history on the side.

Broadcast - Radio
KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
11/5/2012
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:
  • Forest Treasures: Finding and Enjoying Wild Mushrooms
  • Holiday Food & Gift Festival
  • Territorial Seed's Holiday Open House
  • UllrFest - Bring on Winter Gala and Auction
  • Dog Tale Time
  • Play in the Rain Day

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
11/19/2012
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Thanksgiving Dinner at Three River Casino
  • Thanksgiving Take Out at Our Daily Bread
  • Turkey Stuffer run/walk in Springfield
  • Turkey Trot run/walk in Eugene
  • Celebration on the Territorial Thanksgiving Wine Trail
  • Saturday Market Holiday Market
  • Promoted Sno-Park Permits and Tree Permits that are available at the Eugene, Cascades & Coast Adventure Center.

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
11/26/2012
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Glass Fusing Event with Dragonfly Studio at the Fern Ridge Chamber of Commerce
  • Christmas Tea at Our Daily Bread
  • Art Fest at the Florence Events Center
  • Florence Holiday Festival in Historic Old Town
  • Tree Lighting Festival in Oakridge
  • Sugar Plum Festival at Oakridge Elementary School
  • Westfir Bridge Lighting Festival
  • Cottage Grove Art Walk
  • Christmas in Cottage Grove
  • Willy Wonka at the Cottage Theatre
  • Singing in the Rain at The Shedd
  • Elves and the Shoemaker at Upstart Crow Studios