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2013 January Media Mentions

Published: January 31, 2013

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

Partner Organization
Travel Oregon Blog
January  14, 2013
"A Beginner's GeoTour"
Cari Soong's overview of how to get started on a GeoTour, what worked for her, and tips that she has for other beginners. Features the McKenzie River Trail, Takoda's, and Belknap Hot Springs Resort. Mentions the current GeoTour and the upcoming coastal option.

Online - Website
Geocaching eNewsletter
January 2013
"Cache In Trash Out Weekend"
Information on the Cache In Trash Out Weekend in April 2013, History of Geocaching, with nice section on the Eugene Cascades and Coast GeoTour.

KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
January 26, 2013
"Truffle Festival Features Local Delicacy"
Article on the Oregon Truffle Festival talking about how lucky we are in Oregon to have our varieties of truffle among all of the other bounty that grows in our area.  Mentions the Hilton as the location for the festival. 

Print - Magazine
Sunset Magazine
January 2013
"Diamonds in The Dirt"
Large article on the area's Truffle season, featuring Oregon Truffle Festival with mention of Marche and a large photo of the restaurant.  Also highlights the event at the Hilton, The Excelsior, staying at Inn at 5th, and hiking/hunting truffles in the area.

Northwest Travel Magazine
January  2013
"Refreshing Urban Escapes"
Eugene, Oregon is highlighted as Track Town USA, along with Inn at the 5th, 5th Street public market, Campbell House, LaVelle, Marche, Ninkasi, Territorial, and the University of Oregon.

Northwest Travel Magazine
January 2013
"Indoor Discoveries"
Mentions Sea Lion Caves as a good place to see wild marine mammals and have an alternate viewing experience than that of a trip to an aquarium (the main focus of the article).

Northwest Travel Magazine
January 2013
"Tramonto: Southern Italian Meets West Coast Fresh in Richmond, B.C."
Article about the culinary scene in Richmond suggested the Oregon Truffle Festival as a good way to get started learning about and experiencing truffles.

Northwest Travel Magazine
January 2013
"1 Lane Co Event listed in Event Calendar"
Good Earth Home, Garden, and Living Show was listed in Events Calendar.

Northwest Travel Magazine
January  2013
"1 Lane Co Event listed in Event Calendar"
Oregon Truffle Festival was listed in Events Calendar.

Northwest Travel Magazine
January 2013
"1 Lane Co Event listed in Event Calendar"
11th Annual Winter Folk Festival was listed in Events Calendar.

Online - E-news
Travel Oregon Newsletter - Core
January 2013
"Go West Summit eNewsletter"
Go West Supplement featuring several different states in the west. Oregon, half-page highlights the Truffle Festival and Whale Watching Week.

Online - Website
KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
January 6, 2013
"Oregon Truffle Festival in Eugene"
Article on the Oregon Truffle Festival talking about how lucky we are in Oregon to have our varieties of truffle among all of the other bounty that grows in our area.  Mentions the Hilton as the location for the festival.

KMTR-TV (Springfield, OR)
January 23, 2013
"Home : News : Top Stories Oregon Truffle Festival to bring big crowds to Eugene"
Article discussing how The Oregon Truffle Festival is good for area tourism and how unique an event it is.

KVAL-TV (Eugene, OR)
January 27, 2013
"Meet the truffle dogs: 'Her main goal in life is to hunt truffles'"
Dogs enjoy hunting Oregon truffles and offer a environmentally friendly way to find these delicacies in their natural habitat.  The hunt continues even after the festival is over.

KVAL-TV (Eugene, OR)
January 27, 2013
"'Oregon has indigenous, really highly desirable culinary truffles'"
Highlights the unique culinary traits of our local truffles.

Broadcast - Radio
KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
January  7, 2013
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Tuesday Tasting at the Adventure Center featuring B2 Wines and Lane Audubon Society presentation on Winter Birding and Christmas Bird Count.
  • WREN Wetland Wander Walk
  • Monterey Jazz Festival's 55th Anniversary Tour at the Hult Center
  • Robin Williams with special guest David Steinberg at the Hult Center, presented by The Shedd Institute
  • King Estate Crab Fest - Mentioned they are sold out, but to check back for possible plans for March Crab Fest
  • TeleFest at Hoodoo Recreation & Ski Area

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
January  14, 2013
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Eugene Symphony presents Mozart's Piano Concerto at the Hult Center
  • 8th Annual Good Earth Home, Garden & Living Show at the Lane Events Center
  • Paula Poundstone at McDonald Theatre
  • Broadway in Eugene: Rock of Ages at the Hult Center
  • 9th Annual Disciples of Dirt "All-Comers Meet" Mountain Bike Ride
  • Lane County: A Sense of Place at the Lane County Historical Museum

KUGN-AM 590 (Eugene, OR)
January 28, 2013
"Events Promoted on Morning Radio"
Lisa promoted on the morning radio show these upcoming events:

  • Eugene Disc Golf Club's 2nd Annual Ice Bowl at Dexter Reservoir
  • Professional Bull Riders - Touring Pro Event at the Matthew Knight Arena
  • Florence Crab Crack at the Florence Events Center
  • Heidi Tunnell Thursday Night Dinner
  • "Next to Normal' at the Oregon Contemporary Theatre, (formerly Lord Leebrick Theatre.)
  • Marketplace@Sprout
  • First Friday ArtWalk in Downtown Eugene
  • Free First Friday at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
  • First Friday Family Fun Nights at the Petersen Barn Community Center