Deena Prichep http://www.kplu.org en Historical Reenactors Celebrate Oregon Trail, the Video Game http://www.kplu.org/post/historical-reenactors-celebrate-oregon-trail-video-game <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We&rsquo;re used to hearing about historical </span>reenactors<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&mdash;those enthusiasts who spend a perfectly good Saturday wearing scratchy woolen war costumes. And on a recent weekend, a new group of </span>reenactors<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> gathered to bring to life the Oregon Trail, that 2,000-mile route from the Missouri River to the great Northwest. But instead of going back to the </span>19th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Century, this group took its inspiration from a more recent era.</span></p><p> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 15:01:00 +0000 Deena Prichep 10174 at http://www.kplu.org Historical Reenactors Celebrate Oregon Trail, the Video Game Oregon farmer hopes to repeat wine success with olive oil http://www.kplu.org/post/oregon-farmer-hopes-repeat-wine-success-olive-oil <p>Northwest farmers--like all farmers, really--are known for their grit. A few decades ago, nobody thought you could grow wine grapes in Oregon. But the early growers worked hard at it and made some great wine. Today, it’s a $1.4 billion a year industry. Now, there’s a new crop on the horizon.</p><p> Wed, 01 Dec 2010 15:49:27 +0000 Deena Prichep 249 at http://www.kplu.org Oregon farmer hopes to repeat wine success with olive oil