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2013 April Media Mentions

Published: May 01, 2013
Note: Online publications often move or remove links so some of the links below may have expired. 
Print - Magazine
Northwest Travel Magazine
Natalie's photo of a cyclist exploring one of the Covered Bridges outside of Cottage Grove is accompanied by information about cycling and other tempting activities in the area. There is a link to Travel Lane County and the Cottage Grove Chamber included.

Via Magazine (AAA Oregon/Idaho)
May/June 2013
"Member's Favorite - Awe Inspiring Waterfalls"
Sahalie and Koosak falls mentioned in Member's Favorite Awe-Inspiring Waterfalls.

Online - Blogs/Websites
Dallas Morning News (TX)
April, 2013
"Explore Oregon's Covered Bridges"
Article in the Dallas Morning News about bridges in Lane County, with photos sourced from Molly Blancett.  Talks specifically about Cottage Grove and the wealth of history surrounding the covered bridges and in the area.  Five photos total, with links at the bottom to Travel Lane County,, The Eugene Airport, and Airlines relevant to Dallas residents.

Big Blend's EAT, DRINK & BE MERRY!
March, 2013
"A Renaissance and Truffles"
Truffle Festival and participating vendors are discussed in a website radio show.

Beer West (Northwest)
April, 2013
Sasquatch Brew Fest and Eugene Beer Week both listed in summer calendar.

Travel Oregon Blog
April, 2013
"Grant's Getaways - Mount Pisgah Arboretum"
Seasonal highlight of the hiking and activities around and on Mt. Pisgah, with video.

Outdoors NW
April, 2013
"Outdoors NW tweet about 2013 Travel Lane County visitor guide."
Tweet:@OutdoorsNW Great use of QR codes in the new Eugene Cascades & Coast Visitor Guide. Get your own here: #RealOregon @TravelLaneCo

Broadcast - Radio
KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:
  • Tuesday Tasting - Featuring Claim 52 Brewing and Agrarian Ales
  • 23rd Annual Chef's Night Out - Benefit for Food for Lane County at the Hult Center
  • 22nd Annual Hardy Plant Sale at Lane Events Center
  • The Secret Garden production at Cottage Theatre
  • Bee Weekend - Glory Bee Foods
  • Covered Bridge Regatta at Dexter Lake and Lowell State Park
  • Willamette Cascades Model Railroad Club Show and Sale
  • The Biggest Loser Run/Walk in Springfield at Willamalane Center for Sports & Recreation

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

  • Cinema Pacific Film Festival at UO and Bijou Art Cinemas
  • Banff Mountain Film Festival at the McDonald Theatre
  • Eugene Premiere of Tarzan the Stage Musical at New Hope Christian College
  • Spring Fly Fishing Festival at the Campbell Community Center
  • Annual Earth Day Celebration at EWEB's River Edge Plaza
  • Acquire the Fire Youth Conference at Matthew Knight Arena

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

  • Cottage Grove Art Walk
  • Last Friday ArtWalk in the Whiteaker Arts District
  • Living Proof Live with Beth Moore at the Matthew Knight Arena
  • Eugene Marathon Expo at the Lane Events Center
  • Eugene Marathon 5K, Kids Duck Dash and half and full marathons
  • McKenzie River Wooden Boat Festival

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

  • Oakridge Tree Planting Festival
  • Eugene Emerald's Ticket Sale
  • Sandpine's Golf Links Summer Amateur Series
  • Ballet Fantastique's "Pride & Prejudice: A Parisian Ballet" at the Hult Center
  • Eugene Fashion Week. Called out events at The Shedd
  • Bloom: The Art of Gardens at the Fifth Street Public Market