Weather

16 March 2014

Callahan's Lodge feeling the hit

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Weather, Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore.-- A busy Sunday morning at Callahan's Lodge is something the owner's said they want to see more of. "It's been a reckoning that we would have never projected," said owner, Donna Bergqu ...

14 March 2014

Mt. Ashland calls it a season before opening lifts

Posted in Weather, Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- With less than a foot of snow on the mountain and no snow in the spring forecast managers at Mt. Ashland have made the difficult decision to call it a season. Rick Saul, Mt. Ashland ...

14 March 2014

Mt. Ashland will not open this season

Posted in Weather, Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore. --  Mt. Ashland will not open for the 2013-14 ski season due to low snow levels.  “At some point we had to face the fact that the weather was not going to cooperate,” explained ...

11 March 2014

Wood stove, air quality challenges in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Weather, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Falls failed to meet federal air quality standards in 2013. It only takes three 'non-attainment' days in a year to make Klamath Falls 'non-compliant'...but Klamath Cou ...

10 March 2014

Drought prompts people to pay more attention to water footprint

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Weather, Local

The drought in Oregon and California could not only affect your water bill this summer, but it could also take a toll on how much you spend at the grocery store. That's why some people are trying to ...

10 March 2014

Early warming trend worries local farmers

Posted in Weather, Local

Medford, Ore. -- After a weekend of continuous rain and warmer temperatures on the horizon, how are local crops holding up? Dunbar Farms in east Medford says it depends on the type of crop. One of ...

10 March 2014

Flood warning issued for Jackson County

Posted in Weather, Local

FLOOD WARNING: The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a flood warning for Jackson County until 12:30 p.m. Monday. The flood warning is for urban areas and small streams in Medford, Ashla ...

27 February 2014

Wet weather in California hasn't made a dent to extremely low snow pack

Posted in Weather, U.S. & World News, Regional

The much needed wet weather in California is not doing much to make a dent in the state's persistent drought conditions. Despite snow in the Sierra Nevada's, readings from the California Departmen ...

22 February 2014

Hoodoo Ski Area accepting Mt. Ashland season passes

Posted in Weather, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Mt. Ashland season pass holders listen up! Hoodoo Ski Area is stepping in to offer some relief while we wait for more snow. You can use your 2013-2014 season pass to ski at Hoodoo ...

21 February 2014

Crook County issues drought declaration

Posted in Weather, Regional

Prineville, Ore. -- (KTVZ) The Crook County Court on Wednesday night adopted a "declaration of local disaster" and asked the state to declare a drought emergency due to the continuing impacts of dro ...