Oregon Governor Takes Economic Tour

EUGENE, Ore. — Governor Kitzhaber had his hands full Tuesday with local business leaders and community members to hash out all things economy and education. But he didn’t wear his cowboy boots and jeans for no reason. There was some casual fun thrown in too. Governor Kitzhaber not only got to tour one of the … Continue reading »

Ninkasi Fundraiser to Help Homeless

EUGENE, Ore. — Get a pint and help the homeless. Ninkasi is hosting a fundraiser Dec. 5 for “Crisis Assistance Helping Out on the Streets” (CAHOOTS). The group offers a lot of different services, including crisis intervention, counseling and first aid for the local homeless population. With more people living on the streets, the need … Continue reading »

Ninkasi Breaks Ground on Expansion

EUGENE, Ore. — The Ninkasi Brewing Company broke ground Thursday on another major expansion for the brand. Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy was just one of the people on hand for the celebration in the Whiteaker District. The plans call for a warehouse and cold storage facility, offices and a production brewing facility. “I’m really excited … Continue reading »

Ninkasi Brewing Adding More Facilities

EUGENE, Ore. — The thirst for Ninkasi’s craft beer is growing. The company is about to embark on a massive expansion, but keeping the hub for local brews on tap in the heart of the Whiteaker. Hop right across the street from Ninkasi’s current production facility and you’ll see a large vacant lot and one … Continue reading »

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