Lightning storms have ignited six new range fires in eastern Oregon, and more bad weather is expected by the end of the week.
For the second time this month, lightning raked across Oregon and left new wildfires in its wake.
About 100 lightning strikes peppered Douglas County on Tuesday, putting firefighters on the lookout for wildfires.
Operations are under way to raise and remove the Helena Star, a former drug-smuggling freighter that sank at the old Mason Marine location in Hylebos Waterway in Tacoma last year.
Search and rescue teams found a man who got lost late Tuesday night near Multnomah Falls.
A helicopter pilot is injured but apparently conscious after crashing in a rural area of Snohomish County, officials said.
A dog died almost instantly Sunday after jumping in an unmarked ditch near Table Rock that had geothermal water in it. Water district is now trying to fix the issue.
Firefighters continue to make progress against 11 major wildfires burning across Oregon, but more fires could be in the offing east of the Cascade Range as a band of lightning storms moves across the northern tier of the state.
It showed up almost overnight; a so-called hunting cabin that locals say looms over their peaceful valley.
Calmer winds and cooler temperatures were allowing firefighters to go on the offensive Monday against a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles of terrain in Washington State.
Firefighters from the Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments responded to four wildfires over the weekend.
The wildfires raging across Washington, Oregon and Idaho are not only bringing a dense, smoky haze to much of the area just to the east of the Cascades, but its effects are being felt over 1,000 miles away across the Upper Midwest.
Cooler temperatures over the weekend helped firefighters contain the dozen large fires burning across Oregon.
A high level of blue-green algae has triggered a health advisory for Odell Lake in Klamath County.
The Okanogan County sheriff's office says a man died of an apparent heart attack while fighting a wildfire near his home.