New Exhibit Shows Off Some Fancy Pants

PHILOMATH, Ore. — A new museum exhibit is shedding some light on the relationship between fashion and the women’s rights movement in the United States. The exhibit called “Fancy Pants” opened Friday at the Benton County Museum in Philomath. Curators say the exhibit shows the history of fashion, gender roles, and social norms, by displaying … Continue reading »

Women Share Their Stories From WWII

EUGENE, Ore. — Local women of World War II gathered Sunday to share their stories with the Eugene community. The group’s called the Rosie Riveter Association. It’s made up of women who worked in male-dominated fields during the war when men went overseas. These women did everything from building airplanes to spotting planes. “I was … Continue reading »