ken kesey

May 2014 Primary
8:13 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

Pleasant Hill Residents to Vote on $17.9-million School Bond Measure

The entryway to Pleasant Hill High School.
Credit Angela Kellner

Entering Pleasant Hill from Eugene on Highway 58, drivers are greeted by a large banner hanging on the side of a parked van. It reads “No More Taxes! Vote No…Pleasant Hill School Bond.”  

Just down the road is another banner urging voters to approve the school bond measure. The community is split on the nearly $18-million dollar, 20-year bond to upgrade the elementary and high school.

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On the Road to Never Ever Land
6:00 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Furthur Rides Again

Zane Kesey and friends with Furthur.

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters’ voyage across the U.S.—one of the most famous bus trips ever. Zane Kesey and a new crew of pranksters will celebrate in July, with a new trip. Eric Alan has the story, including an interview with Zane Kesey and original Acid Test recordings.

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Literature
11:48 am
Tue October 15, 2013

U of O Gets To Keep Ken Kesey's Collected Papers

Scan of Kesey's Notes
University of Oregon Library

The collected papers of novelist Ken Kesey will stay at the University of Oregon. The final acquisition was announced today.

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