The county park that includes Mount Pisgah closed Friday while a helicopter dropped buckets of water on a wildland fire.
Over 150 employees were safely evacuated from the Swanson Mill in Springfield Thursday afternoon as flames tore across the wood processing plant, sending up a column of black smoke high above the South Willamette Valley.
A fire in Springfield sent a plume of smoke up over the city Thursday, and emergency workers ordered an evacuation in a 1-mile radius around the fire as it continued to rage an hour later.
A small north-central Washington town and a nearby hospital have been evacuated ahead of a wind-whipped wildfire that has already burned at least 35 homes, authorities said.
A large, wind-whipped wildfire in rural north-central Washington destroyed an estimated 100 homes, forced the evacuation of a small town and cut power to most of the scenic Methow Valley.
Thousands are taking to the trees near Veneta this weekend for 45th annual Oregon Country Fair.
Two people remain unaccounted for after a fire destroyed a home near Creswell on Wednesday afternoon.
Governor John Kitzhaber declared a state of emergency in Oregon to address wildfires burning across the state.
People in Central Oregon face evacuation notices as wildfires rage out of control across Oregon.
A huge 24-vehicle pileup has closed eastbound Interstate 90 east of Ellensburg, the Washington State Patrol reports.
Farmers along Seavey Loop Road are challenging the City of Springfield on some changes that widen the urban growth boundary.
According to the Portland Police Bureau, Fredrik Alan Hartstrom was supposed to turn himself in but hasn’t done so. Police think he is staying somewhere between Portland and Eugene.
The U.S. Geological Survey updated Thursday its national seismic hazard maps for the first time since 2008, taking into account research from the devastating 2011 earthquake and tsunami off the Japanese coast and the surprise 2011 Virginia temblor.
An armed man suffered a gunshot wound in an exchange of gunfire with police Thursday, Oregon State Police said.
Two people died after a car crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with an SUV on Highway 126 Wednesday afternoon.