Saturday Jul 19
See What the Raging Pacific Northwest Fires Look Like From Space
Wildfires across the Pacific Northwest have been blazing since Monday and have scorched large areas of forest as a result of hot, dry weather in Oregon and Washington.
Gov. Kitzhaber declares state of emergency in response to Ore. wildfires
"Oregon is facing a severe fire season. Conditions are dry and new fires are starting daily," Governor Kitzhaber said on Wednesday.
Suspect in school district burglary arrested in Ontario
An Ontario man has been arrested after sheriff''s officials say he stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment and gift cards from a Malheur Education Service District building.
The La Grande Observer
Driver arrested after collision with parked police car
The LaGrande Observer is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Baker City Herald
BLM restricts campfires, smoking, chain saw use
"The restrictions are going into effect due to extremely dry fuels and high temperatures returning for the Fourth of July and remaining after the holiday," Bob Narus, the district's fire management officer, said in a press release.
Sheriff's Office wants public's help to solve school district burglary
After nearly two weeks of trying to solve a crime on their own, the Malheur County Sheriff's Office is now looking to the public for help.
Corvallis man dies while fishing Snake River in Eastern Oregon
An 81-year-old Corvallis man died late Tuesday or early Wednesday while fishing in the Snake River near the Farewell Bend State Recreation Area near the Oregon-Idaho border.