Local businesses say they had to stock up on supplies and call in extra help to keep up with the crowds.
County Commissioner Bob Main says, because of the drought, we're seeing the lowest water levels on record, creating a dangerous drop-off at the end of the boat ramp.
A Level One (READY) Evacuation has been issued for the Peel Store to Wolf Creek Trail head. During a level one (READY) Evacuation, residents should be aware of the danger that exists in their area, monitor emergency services websites & social media pages and local media outlets for information.
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said residents in the Azalea area from Upper Cow Creek to Snow Creek East need to evacuate now as a result of the Stouts Creek fire.
When firefighters arrived on scene, they found a fast moving fire already several acres in size. Hot, windy conditions combined with dry fuels caused it to grow extremely fast and sparked numerous spot fires in front of the main fire.
A 5-year-old boy from Corvallis has his beloved stuffed seal back - and the seal has a new job promoting fire safety and Leave No Trace ethics in the wilderness.
Kelly Koopmans, a former KVAL anchor who now works at KOMO in Seattle, got to go for a ride with pilot John Klatt in an aerobatic plane over a sun-kissed Seattle on July 29, 2015 as part of the Seafair festivities.
Most timber companies have closed their lands to public access due to the fire danger, the Oregon Department of Forestry said.
As temperatures rise, the City of Eugene invites individuals to cool off in air-conditioned libraries, community centers, swimming pools and parks.
Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving the city.
Tucked beneath the trees, this Arcadian home is located on the west side of Mercer Island. You would never guess this seemingly remote place is just minutes away from Bellevue and Seattle.
The injured bald eagle found near Wickiup Reservoir has recovered from her most serious wound, but it's not clear yet if the bird will ever be wild again.
Human remains found over the weekend inside Mount Rainier National Park are believed to be those of a missing 64-year-old hiker who vanished without a trace last summer while walking the Wonderland Trail.
The heat will present health risks for people and pets and fire risks for forests and grasslands this week.
Fire crews responded to a grass fire near Beltline and Interstate 5 on Monday afternoon.
The final public open house on the Eugene Trails Plan is Tuesday night, the culmination of a planning process that began in January 2014.
The U.S. Forest Service says it hopes to install a land-line telephone closer to the Big Four Ice Caves in order to cut emergency response times.
When someone says "Once in a Blue Moon," you know what they mean: Rare, seldom, even absurd.
This year it means "the end of July."
This year it means "the end of July."
Jamie O'Brien said the idea of surfing on fire began over a year ago when he reached out to his fans for ideas.
More than a quarter million sockeye salmon returning from the ocean to spawn are either dead or dying in the Columbia River and its tributaries due to warming water temperatures.
Firefighters had the blaze off Leo Harris Parkway under control in about 10 minutes. The fire was reported just after 12 p.m.
The distress call came in just after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday: “Coast Guard, Coast Guard; fishing vessel Jamie K.; We are just off of Cape Blanco, Cape Blanco and we are taking on water."
This amazing house is offered at $11,995,000 and includes 2/3 of an acre, 7 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms and the perfect outdoor entertaining area.
Robert Palmer was giving his horse some water a few weeks back when he says he spied this fuzzy little face looking back at him from the side of the trough.
The break was discovered July 21, prompting the shutdown of flush toilets, showers and water faucets at three recreation sites.
Bruce Rutter of Medford was driving on Interstate 5 just south of Salem and captured video of a high-energy dust devil Thursday around 1 p.m. -- but it was a swirling mass of hay.