Tests confirmed the presence of blue-green algae capable of harming humans and animals in Walterville Pond, the Oregon Health Division said Tuesday.
An orphaned female bear cub was found hiding on a homeowner's property with badly burned paws after barely escaping from a wildfire near Wenatchee, and she now is being treated for her injuries, says an official with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife.
The two victims of an unusual otter attack are back home and recovering this week - one, with hundreds of stitches to her face, head, and body.
The 2014 Dirty Dash Boise at Bogus Basin was once again a little muddy. Just a little. Participants ran through challenging obstacles until a mud pit at the end.
The remains of a man who vanished 2 years ago while on a hike have been found in a ravine less than 1 1/2 miles from his home.
In the world of houseboats this is one of the larger Lake Union floats with two stories, an open upstairs patio, a bathroom with a hot tub jacuzzi, spiral staircase, woodworking shop, greenhouse and more.
Several vehicles were caught in a flash flood along Highway 95 in Nevada.
Crater Lake National Park rangers would like to find a hiker who was seen falling from the caldera rim surrounding the Oregon lake. They want to find out what happened to him and make sure he's OK.
A bicyclist somehow survived being hit by a semi truck Monday afternoon in Seattle.
Fish and wildlife officers spent Friday afternoon closing off a swimming hole, setting animal traps, and interviewing people who witnessed an otter attack an 8-year old and his grandmother at a popular local river.
Lightning sparked several brush fires around Washington County early Friday morning, firefighters said.
Searchers on horseback Thursday morning found a teen missing from a wilderness program in Central Oregon since early Wednesday morning.
An Oregon firefighter has died in a fall while on break from a wildfire in the southern Cascade Range.