Three artists will each get two weeks in the monument to capture what President Bill Clinton declared as "the spectacular biological diversity" when he created the monument east of Ashland in 2000.
The last of the Dakota Access pipeline opponents abandoned their protest camp Wednesday ahead of a government deadline to get off the federal land, and authorities arrested others who defied the order in a final show of dissent.
Opening statements got underway Tuesday for the trial of the second group of defendants charged in connection with the 2016 armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
Politics | Land | local | News | EnvironmentMedford Mail Tribune | Feb. 20, 2017 9:48 a.m. | Medford, Oregon
Two lumber companies filed a lawsuit Friday challenging the legality of President Barack Obama's expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument during his last days in office.
Climate change | Land | local | Science | EnvironmentOPB | Feb. 14, 2017 11:13 a.m. | Mount Hood, Oregon
The spectacular glacier caves of Mount Hood collapsed and disappeared completely within just a few years of their discovery. Scientists are only now learning what happened.
The State Land Board is consider new approaches to keep the Elliott State Forest under public ownership without continuing to lose money.
Land | local | News | EnvironmentAP | Feb. 9, 2017 7:09 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
The League Of Oregon Cities, which represents all 242 of Oregon's incorporated cities, is backing a bill in the Oregon Senate that would extend legal protections to employees and agents of landowners whose land is used for public recreation.