A mandatory evacuation has been downgraded to standby as firefighters make progress containing the Moccasin Hill Fire north of Sprague River.
Tourism officials say this is the time of year where the coast sees a boost of people trying to beat the heat.
Search efforts are under way in Mount Rainier National Park for a day hiker who went missing Saturday while hiking with his son in the Panhandle Gap area on the Wonderland Trail.
As temperatures warm up across the region, people in Eugene-Springfield can cool off in air conditioned libraries, community centers, swimming pools and spray play areas in parks.
Crews spent all night battling a stubborn brush fire along northbound Interstate 5 near SeaTac, and one lane of the freeway is still blocked at the scene, officials said.
A wildfire burning in central Washington didn't grow much on Monday, despite scorching temperatures in the region, fire officials said Monday.
Thousands of lightning strikes set forests and brush on fire across Oregon, sending firefighters scrambling to contain the blazes on the Willamette National Forest and in Central Oregon.
The City Club of Eugene on Friday held a panel discussion about geological hazards like the Oso landslide.
A bus carrying Asian tourists flipped on its side on a busy highway in Grand Teton National Park, and seven people were hospitalized, park officials said.
Several hundred firefighters are working to contain a fire that has burned grass and brush across 28 square miles in central Washington.
Emergency responders are calling this year’s number of drowning deaths abnormal and alarming, but Oregon has a higher overall death rate from drowning than Washington. KATU News found Oregon's prevention plan appears less specific.
Ten people drowned in 10 days on Oregon and southwest Washington waters, including 4 in Lane, Linn and Marion counties alone. In addition to the drownings, search and rescue crews have responded to several close calls.
Nearly 24,000 legal and trophy-sized rainbow trout are headed to Diamond Lake starting this week to boost fishing at one of Oregon’s most popular lakes.