Sunday marked the final day to the 2015 Lavender Festival where the public is invited to pick fresh lavender from the fields before it is harvested for oil.
A massive cleanup effort is getting underway in Alaska, with tons of marine debris - some likely sent to sea by the 2011 tsunami in Japan - set to be airlifted from rocky beaches and taken by barge for recycling and disposal in the Pacific Northwest.
Campfires and cooking fires are now prohibited in the higher elevations of the Willamette National Forest, including the Three Sisters, Mount Washington and surrounding wilderness areas.
Thousands took the woods near Veneta on Friday for the first day of the 46th Oregon Country Fair.
The trail to the Big Four Ice Caves, where a woman was killed and five people were injured Monday, has been closed by the U.S. Forest Service.
Hazy conditions across the West are in part due to large wildfires raging across Canada, blazes fueled by the same hot, dry conditions that have sparked fires in the United States.
It’s that time of year again: Eugene Sunday Streets returns to the downtown area later this month. But event coordinator Emily Farthing says they still need volunteers to sign up now.
Evidence suggests two grass fires this week were intentionally set, the Douglas Forest Protective Association said.
Two days remain before the 46th annual Oregon Country Fair kicks off, and preparations are well underway.
A camera captured images of three yearling wolves playing in June, providing biologists with confirmation the offspring of Oregon's wandering wolf OR7 and his mate have survived.
Authorities say dangerous conditions are making it difficult to recover the body of a 34-year-old woman who died when ice caves partially collapsed in Washington state.
An estimated 45,000 people will attend the Oregon Country Fair this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the fairgrounds near Veneta. Volunteers are still putting the final touches on the city in the woods.
One of the survivors of Monday's fatal ice cave collapse says she feels extremely lucky to be alive after coming within inches of being pulverized by tons of ice and rock.
Like a lot of people, we wanted to get out of town for the July 4th weekend, so we picked up the dog and car and headed to the Olympic Peninsula.
Just a day after several tourists avoided injury in a partial collapse at the Big Four Ice Caves, rescue crews on Monday were once again dispatched to the Snohomish County caves after another collapse killed one hiker and injured four others.