Eugene wants to spark redevelopment of a central stretch of Willamette River frontage vacated by the local electric utility.
With the record-dry weather and unseasonably warm temperatures, farmers in the Willamette Valley see strawberry season arriving as much as a month early this year.
Two hikers lost for days in the Southern California wilderness won't be charged the $160,000 it took to find them.
Richard Swanson, 42, was walking on the shoulder of Hwy 101 around 10 a.m. Tuesday when he was hit from behind by a Nissan pickup truck, according to Lincoln City police spokesman Lt. Jerry Palmer.
Columbia County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man who they said tried to rape and kill a woman he kidnapped on Sunday.
Thousands of people and dogs enjoyed another successful Doggie Dash at Waterfront Park.
A line of thunderstorms and strong winds plowed through Western Washington on Monday afternoon, toppling trees and ripping down power lines.
A 21-year-old University of Oregon student drowned while swimming at Tamolitch Falls, The Linn County Sheriff's Office said.
Wearing a variety of colorful running gear or costumes, participants in the inaugural Rad Run on Saturday emerged grinning from the first obstacle caked in mud from the knees and elbows down. Little did the runners know it was the least muddy obstacle.
The bill puts into law a state Marine Board rule banning gas-powered motorboats on the lake in the Cascade Mountains of Central Oregon. It also would ban seaplanes, which are currently allowed limited access to Waldo Lake.
A military drone will fly over the Pendleton area Tuesday afternoon.
The U.S. is heading into a tough wildfire season made even more challenging because budget cuts mean fewer firefighters to battle blazes, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Monday.
Authorities are still looking for anyone who might have information about how a large fire was started near Yoncalla on Friday.
Researchers studying the origin of cirrus clouds have found that these thin, wispy trails of ice crystals are formed primarily on dust particles and some unusual combinations of metal particles – both of which may be influenced by human activities.