local | Forestry | News | EnvironmentCapital Press | April 21, 2017 2:21 p.m.
Last year, Linn County filed a lawsuit accusing Oregon of violating contracts with 15 counties by reducing logging on about 650,000 acres of forestland the counties had donated to the state.
Bald eagles were removed from the Oregon endangered species list in 2012. New logging rules would relax protections for the raptors.
NW Life | local | Forestry | News | Flora and FaunaStatesman Journal | Feb. 24, 2017 12:30 p.m.
A once-hidden hidden grove of redwood trees at a state park just south of the California-Oregon border has become the park's worst-kept secret.
Two new members of Oregon’s State Land Board voted Tuesday to move forward with the controversial sale of the Elliott State Forest despite opposition from Gov. Kate Brown.
The State Land Board is consider new approaches to keep the Elliott State Forest under public ownership without continuing to lose money.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced a new plan Friday that would keep the Elliott State Forest in public ownership by borrowing money on the bond market.
Nation | Economy | Environment | History | Agriculture | Forestry | News | Land useStatesman Journal | Jan. 27, 2017 7:58 a.m.
A Forest Service program that pumped millions of dollars into rural communities has expired and with it the advent of sharply reduced revenue sharing timber harvest payments for more than 700 counties and 4,000 school districts.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | local | Nation | Forestry | News | Politics | Land useNorthwest News Network | Jan. 16, 2017 10:45 a.m.
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the nation's 45th president on Friday. One issue rural America is looking for answers on during this transition of power is public lands.