Articles tagged with: timber payments

07 April 2014

Timber payments breakdown: who's getting what

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Last October, the President signed a one year extension of county timber payments, providing a lifeline to Oregon's forested counties. Now months later, the first payment of nearly ...

07 April 2014

Jackson County to receive $6 million in federal timber funds

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Jackson County will receive $6 million in federal timber payments within the next few weeks. The amount is something County Commissioner Doug Breidenthal called pennies compared to ...

04 April 2014

Millions in timber payments headed to Oregon

Posted in Local

Washington D.C. -- Oregon's delegation in Washington D.C. says the U.S. Forest Service will soon release $67.8 million in payments to 18 Oregon counties under the Secure Rural Schools program. Orego ...