Herald and News | Nov. 03, 2013 11:36 p.m.
After oil from the Oil Re-Refining Co., based in Portland, became contaminated with a toxic material three years ago causing a major financial impact on the company, Industrial Oil, Inc., the Klamath Falls plant, is shifting how it tests oil for toxic materials as a precaution.
Herald and News | Oct. 31, 2013 1:56 a.m.
Upgraded seismic equipment installed at Crater Lake National Park two years ago is being credited with having recorded a trio of small earthquakes at the park last Friday.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2013 3:23 p.m.
Restoration work got underway this weekend on a two-mile stretch of the Oregon Trail that cuts through southern Idaho.
OPB | Sept. 10, 2013 2:48 p.m.
Small businesses affected by this summer's wildfires in Southwest Oregon could be eligible for low-interest federal disaster loans.
OPB | Aug. 30, 2013 1:23 p.m.
Fire forecasters are predicting another week of diminished fire danger here in the Pacific Northwest. Much of the region could see showers and thunderstorms beginning as early as Monday.
OPB | Aug. 28, 2013 2:24 p.m.
Fire managers expect the Government Flats Complex will be 90 percent contained by Thursday. But for the city of The Dalles, those fires have created problems for the city's water supply that could last for years.
OPB | Aug. 23, 2013 2:02 p.m.
Fire managers in The Dalles say two of the three fires that make up the Government Flats Complex are now fully contained, but the largest fire still threatens hundreds of homes.
OPB | Aug. 22, 2013 11:55 a.m.
Fire authorities in The Dalles have expanded evacuation notices to roughly 185 additional homes.
OPB | Aug. 21, 2013 12:27 p.m.
A large wildfire burning outside The Dalles has destroyed a third home. The news comes as authorities downgraded some evacuation notices for residents southeast of the fire.
OPB | Aug. 19, 2013 12:30 p.m.
The owners of an abandoned landfill in Pilot Rock are facing a fine of almost $800,000 for years of violations at the site.