Home Brewing Gaining Popularity

EUGENE, Ore. — Local beer enthusiasts say they’ve noticed the rising trend to brew beer at home, so Sunday they gathered at Falling Sky Brewery to recruit new members for their organization. The American Homebrewers Association is a national organization that has members in the Eugene-Springfield area. Sunday the group toured Falling Sky Brewery and … Continue reading »

Local Breweries Impacted by Shutdown

EUGENE, Ore. — Local breweries are feeling the impact of the government shutdown. The Viking Braggot Company in Eugene says it’s trying to bottle its beer and start selling products in stores. Co-owner, Daniel McTavish, says the government shutdown is putting a hold on this process. Before the company can start bottling, McTavish says they … Continue reading »