Historical Gilbert Inn in Seaside Offers a Peaceful Getaway

After some pre-travel exploring online, we stumbled across the Historic Gilbert Inn website and knew it was just the kind of place we needed to stay before the long cold winter of northeast Oregon sets in; we were not disappointed with our choice.   The Queen Ann style home, built by Alexandre Gilbert, sits a…

Wholly GuacamoleThat Was Good! – Top That Burgers, Wraps & More

The bright green and black sign of the Top That eatery in Island City seems to be somewhat of a challenge, one we decided to take. We ventured into Top That, Burgers, Wraps & More, after an afternoon of traveling Northeast Oregon’s back roads, and since that day we have gone back several times. With…

Flooring Expert, Brent Moulton Opens Next Step Carpet

Brent Moulton, along with his son Greg, opened Next Step Carpet in La Grande on Bearco Loop in August and they are committed to providing the very best products, as well as service, to all of their customers. By Lori Kimbel Whether you need a full install of carpet, vinyl, luxury vinyl, laminate, or hardwood,…

Wenaha Group and the Principles That Guide Them

Wenaha Group offers Total Construction Management, General Contracting and Procurement and Contracting Services     Taking the time to listen and incorporate their customer’s goals and needs into the construction management process is just part of the reason Wenaha Group’s list of projects continues to grow. The outstanding service they provide, coupled with senior project…

Oregon Maverick – Freda Cant

If living in Oregon for 102 years doesn’t make you a maverick, I’m not sure what would. It is impossible to sum up 102 years of life in a single article, so I won’t even try. I will, however, offer a glimpse into the ‘ordinary life’ as she refers to it, of Freda Cant.  …

Small Business Owners Find Niche and Grow

Providing honest, high quality service and demonstrating superior product knowledge are two secrets to the success of a small business. by Trish Yerges That’s the business philosophy of Luke and Heidi Adams, who own and operate their growing family business, La Grande Light Truck, 2302 Cove Avenue in La Grande. “Any problem you have with…

Oregon Mavericks – The Pedal Powered Talk Show

Now in their third season, the Pedal Powered Talk Show takes a trip through Northeast Oregon.     The Pedal Powered Talk Show is, yes, you guessed it, America’s only talk show built into a bicycle, and they just wrapped up their third season. Creator of the Pedal Powered Talk Show, Boaz Frankle, along with…