The Coos Bay World: Larvicide Mutes Mosquitoes

The World |June 19, 2014 4:15 a.m.

BANDON -- Officials say larvicide application is successfully squashing Bandon's mosquito population.

$5M Package Will Reopen Josephine County's Last Sawmill

AP |March 07, 2014 11:58 a.m.

The governor announced Friday a $5 million funding package made up of tax credits and a state loan that will allow Josephine County's last sawmill to reopen.

Herald and News: Firm Sustains Financial Impact From PCBs

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: Quakes Recorded With New Seismic Equipment

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.

Boy Scouts Help Repair Plundered Historic Oregon Trail

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.   

SBA Offers Loans To Businesses Affected By Fires In Oregon

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.

Lightning Keeping Firefighters Busier Than Usual This Year

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.

Fire Creates Problems For Water Supply In The Dalles

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. 

Crews Make Progress On Wildfire Near The Dalles

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.

Fourth Home Lost To The Dalles Wildfire

OPB |Aug. 22, 2013 11:55 a.m.

Fire authorities in The Dalles have expanded evacuation notices to roughly 185 additional homes.


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