Three people were injured and one is missing after a pair of dangerous avalanches barreled down the mountain slopes near Snoqualmie Pass on Saturday amid heavy snowfall, King County sheriff's officials said.
Nearly half a century after it ripped through the Pacific Northwest, people still talk about the Columbus Day storm of 1962 – and with good reason. It is one of the deadliest weather events in Oregon's history.
In Central Oregon, people camping and hiking near a blaze spreading in the Deschutes National Forest near Sisters have been evacuated because of the 2,000-acre Pole Creek fire. Four vehicles at a trailhead were destroyed, and several were damaged.
Press release The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde will celebrate the impending gift from The Nature Conservancy of 97 acres on Rattlesnake Butte near Junction City Friday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Long Tom Grange, 25855...
A video diary recorded by double murderer Peter Keller before he killed his wife and daughter and fled to an elaborate mountainside bunker in April has now been released and shows him calmly saying, "I'll ... finally do what I have to do and get it out of the way."