Owen Marksbury

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Owen Marksbury lives in Oregon and was born in 2013.

  • Owen loves building Lego creations and playing chess. 
  • His favorite book is The Lord of the Rings. 
  • In the future, he wants to be an author or a teacher. 

“I want to write stories that can help people in their everyday lives.”

Owen Marksbury

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McMinnville Holds Annual UFO Fest

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May 21st, 2024

Doubters and believers alike recently came together for the 24th annual McMenamins UFO Festival in Oregon.

Waka T. Brown Talks About Writing for Children

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April 15th, 2024

The author of The Very Unfortunate Wish of Melony Yoshimura and other titles talks with our Kid Reporter about her books for middle graders.   

Meet Herman the Sturgeon

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February 20th, 2024

Each year, nearly 500,000 people visit “Herman the Sturgeon” at Bonneville Hatchery on Oregon’s Columbia River.

A Visit to Two Oregon Christmas Tree Farms

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December 11th, 2023

Oregon produces more Christmas trees than any other state in the country. 

Inspiring Readers to Take Action

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November 15th, 2023

Good Good Good, a media company in Portland, Oregon, seeks to inspire readers to make a positive difference. 

Oregon Town Hosts Giant Pumpkin Regatta

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October 25th, 2023

An annual Halloween season event in Tualatin draws 20,000 people.