Federal wildlife managers never considered that restoring a salt marsh along the southern Oregon coast would produce hordes of mosquitoes around the tourist town of Bandon, a world-class golf course nearby or a popular state campground.
But after a summer of outrage from local residents and pressure from the local congressman, the U.S.Read More »
Syria is accusing Secretary of State John Kerry of Lying by calming there is "Undeniable" evidence of a large-scale chemical weapons attack in Syria likely carried out by the regime. The comments come amid growing evidence of the use of such weapons.Read More »
What appeared to be significant rain in Southern Oregon had little effect on firefighting efforts in the region. Firefighters in California's Yosemite Park area would have appreciated the almost half and inch that fell in Medford and Ashland. But even for Oregon's Fires Little more than a couple tenths of an inch of rain was seen.Read More »
An Arizona teenager assumed to be missing in the woods of Southern Oregon talked with his parents about the book "Into the Wild" and told a friend he wanted to run away.
The Douglas County sheriff's office searched Monday for 18-year-old Johnathan Croom. His SUV was found Wednesday in the town of Riddle.
His mother says he was on his way back from Seattle.Read More »
Cover Oregon is launching a second series of television ads to promote the online marketplace where consumers can shop for health insurance under the federal health care overhaul.
The three ads launched Monday are designed to educate the public about Cover Oregon. One highlights the ability to compare insurance plans.Read More »
Friends of a missing Ruch woman rallied over the weekend in a n effort to find out more about her disappearance. Co-Workers at the Jackson County Fuels committee handed out posters with information on missing 43-year old Stephanie Warner. She was last seen after the Fourth of July parade in Ashland.Read More »
Wet weather did not help firefighters in California this weekend. Hundreds of firefighters have been called out to protect communities along the path of a huge wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park in California. The Fire has consumed some 225 Square Miles of forest and is one of the largest fires in California History.Read More »