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Category Archives: Watercooler

Efforts To Reduce Tobacco Use in Lane County Watercooler

It's apparent by walking down the street smoking, while not as popular as it once was, is still attracting a lot of people. Lane County Public Health understands more education is not the answer. But if we as a county make tobacco use more difficult we could encourage young people to never take up the…
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Do It Differently: Dads and Autism Film

This is a film that will change the way you look at Autism. I believe it will also change the way you look at dads and families. We are far too quick to judge how others raise their children when we don't really know, or understand, what those families are dealing with. Please, watch this…
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WaterCooler: Look Me In The Eye

Nick Kaasa is an amazing young man. What I love about doing WaterCooler Interviews is it gives you a chance to hear a real conversation not something canned, made up or filtered to fit a particular time spot. Nick is perfect for this role as he talks with us for the Look Me In The…
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Cash Mob in The Grove

I’m on the phone a month ago setting up the Cottage Grove Rick Dancer TV show when someone says something about a Cash Mob. I had never heard of this new marketing technique and quickly loved the idea. In fact, we liked it so much, my RDTV Business partner and I said that’s the perfect…
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Lane County Budget

Lane County, like many counties in Oregon, is in tough economic times. To keep the public informed during the budget process, we shot a series of WaterCooler Interviews and posted them online. It is a great way to keep people informed and gives them factual information.
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Lane County Public Safety Budget

One of the hardest hit areas of the Lane County Budget is Public Safety. This WaterCooler interview had close to 200 hits in a short period of time. This shows where the most public interest is in terms of the budget and it’s a great opportunity to give the public factual information.
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Health and Human Services

Take five minutes and watch this WaterCooler interview with the assistant director of Health and Human Services for Lane County. Find out how the 16-million dollars in cuts, in the proposed budget for 2012/2013 will impact its services to the county.
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