The Lane County units are being requested to respond to help with structure protection at the wildland fire in the Milo area.
When firefighters arrived on scene, they found a fast moving fire already several acres in size. Hot, windy conditions combined with dry fuels caused it to grow extremely fast and sparked numerous spot fires in front of the main fire.
Actress Jennifer Beals is defending herself as a loving and "discerning" dog owner after she was captured by a TV reporter briefly leaving her dog inside a vehicle on a warm day in Vancouver, British Columbia.
The 16-by-20 foot Clerk's Building tucked away by the historical museum near the fairgrounds was built in 1853. In the past 162 years, it has moved 4 times. And thanks to a grant, much needed maintenance will help preserve the building for the future.
The Trojans received 21 of 45 votes for the title, edging defending champion Oregon. The Ducks got 17 votes for the top spot and were picked to win the North division, while USC is favored to win the South.
Authorities say police in at least eight states are investigating unsolved cases that may be linked to an Oregon man who was recently killed by an escort in West Virginia.
A 5-year-old boy from Corvallis has his beloved stuffed seal back - and the seal has a new job promoting fire safety and Leave No Trace ethics in the wilderness.
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
A federal judge on Thursday ordered Greenpeace USA to pay a fine of $2,500 for every hour that protesters dangling from a bridge in Oregon continue to block a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker from leaving for oil drilling in the Arctic.
A wandering turkey is causing a stir at the University of Michigan.
Following two consecutive days of Red Flag Warning weather, which brings high temperatures, low humidity and gusty winds, the fire has grown to 830 acres. Containment is estimated at 15 percent.
Cop killer Christopher Monfort was formally sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole at a wrenchingly emotional hearing in which the victim's mother tearfully remembered her loving son and Monfort got in one last public rant about police brutality.
Police are investigating after a burning pickup truck loaded with gas canisters set off a series of explosions that turned a quiet Newcastle neighborhood into a war zone Tuesday evening.
Like many of his baby boomer peers with grown children and debts to settle, one-time heartthrob David Cassidy is looking to downsize.
Justin Bieber is battling dark moods as he struggles to prepare his music comeback and can barely summon the energy to get out of bed in the morning.
Rocker Ted Nugent has risked angering animal rights campaigners by branding the circumstances surrounding the shooting of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe "a lie."
Landslides caused by heavy rains buried several mountain villages in Nepal on Thursday, killing at least 30 people, and bad weather was hampering the search for others, authorities said.
But the Fennica’s path out of the city didn’t happen without dramatic resistance from protesters and a riveting battle for control of the Willamette River.
A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and a tragic but finally solid clue to one of aviation's most perplexing and expensive mysteries.
The gathering of the kayaktivists is planned at 7 p.m. at Catherdal Park on the east side of the river beneath the bridge, said Daphne Wysham a protester who is from the Center for Sustainable Economy.
Horrified shoppers found the body of a woman Wednesday night inside a busy north Seattle parking garage.
Most timber companies have closed their lands to public access due to the fire danger, the Oregon Department of Forestry said.