(Graphic | Courtesy of Deschutes Historical Museum) Oregon has repeatedly led the nation in creating, revising and implementing laws shaping the quality of life of its citizens. While Oregon’s innovations have evoked controversy, they have charted the course for other states and nations. The exhibit, Oregon’s Landmark Legislation, is open now through September 6, 2022…

((L-R) Kevin Fedarko and Caroline Tracey | Photos courtesy of High Desert Museum) Considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon is one of the most widely recognized and beloved landscapes. It is also surrounded by threats that include uranium mining activity, helicopter traffic and real-estate development. To explore this…