Work is under way to construct a new river park on the Deschutes in Bend, which will provide safe passage to floaters - and adjustable whitewater for kayakers.
Curry County commissioners have declared a local emergency and are requesting Governor Kitzhaber to declare a state of emergency after a storm swept through the county causing damage and displacing residents Saturday.
I just got back from a recent trip to Denver last week and it amazed me that my flight down there was about 35 minutes shorter than the flight coming home.
Dozens of Hawaii residents have been told they might have to evacuate because molten lava from a volcano is headed toward their homes.
Remains found by a hunter this month in the rugged outback of southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie "Into the Wild."
A mushroom hunter discovered a human skeleton in the woods along the Chetco River in southwestern Oregon.
Indulge us one last time as we take you inside the final floating home in our series from the Seattle Floating Homes Association Tour last month. You won't be disappointed!
The Bureau of Reclamation says fossil skull remains of a more than 70,000 year-old mammoth has been discovered near American Falls Reservoir.
The National Weather Service said an EF1 tornado touched down in Longview on Thursday afternoon. It caused significant damage to some property but no injuries were reported.
Cape Flattery in Neah Bay, Washington is the northwesternmost point of the contiguous United States. The trail takes about 25 minutes to hike and offers some amazing views of the bay.
For Oso and the surrounding communities, the heavy rain is of more concern than usual this year.
KVAL YouNews reporters shared photos of Monday's rainbow via KVAL.com, the KVAL app and the KVAL Facebook page.
For visitors, the secretive nature of Kaua’i can make it more difficult to navigate the jagged peaks, uncover the best red dirt road, and find the best Hawaiian version of ramen, called saiman. After spending a few days talking to the experts on the island, we've got the five most important things to know when planning your trip to Kaua’i.
We're continuing our houseboat profiles - and this week it's all about combining elements of our state gem (wood!) in interior and exterior architecture. This particular floating home does it beautifully - and once again we find ourselves forgetting it's not a 'regular' house when looking through these pictures!
The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to attend a community meeting in Newport on Monday about the pending closure of one of its three air facilities along the Oregon coast.
A tanker crew and the Coast Guard both sent boats to help two people abandoning a sinking ship north of Dungeness Spit on Friday morning.
An Okanogan Judge has ruled that a Seattle architect has to move his steel "hut" away from a dramatic ridgeline above the Methow Valley.
A wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died earlier of a heart attack, officials said Friday.
A Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel was drifting without power in rough seas off British Columbia's northern coast Friday, a scenario a nearby First Nation community described as its "worst fear."
Landowners typically trap or kill beavers that block irrigation canals and flood homes in the Yakima Valley. But one project is relocating the troublemaking creatures to the headwaters of the Yakima River, where their talent for chewing willows and constructing lodges can be put to good use.
The body of 20-year old Travis Joseph Anderson, missing since October 9 in the Squaw Creek Drainage area Near Tiller, Oregon, was found near a large waterfall Wednesday afternoon.
A coalition of advocacy groups on Monday challenged the government's denial of federal protections for the snow-loving wolverine, filing a lawsuit that contends officials ignored evidence a warming climate will eliminate denning areas for the so-called "mountain devil."
The Deception Complex of fires burned over 6,000 acres this summer. And despite the rain, the fire will likely burn underground in roots and stumps for another few months until snow and ice snuff it out for good.
A U.S. Coast Guard crew rescued five people Saturday after they got stuck on the rocks at Fogarty Beach State Park near Depoe Bay and dramatic video showed bystanders pulling three others from the ocean.
A 22-year veteran of the Winston-Dillard Fire Department is dead after his plane was involved in a crash northwest of Yerington, Nevada.
Nobody was aboard a 27-foot sailboat that caught fire Monday morning, investigators said.
Idaho photographer Linda Lantzy had shared some of her favorite photos of the Gem State.