Articles tagged with: water

20 June 2014

Oregon's water pollution

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon ranks 33rd worst in the nation when it comes to pollution in our waterways. That's according to a brand new report from the group 'Environment Oregon.' The report says more t ...

13 June 2014

Dire water availability in Montague draws state task force

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Montague, Ca. -- The City of Montague in Northern California is at risk of completely running out of water in just a couple months, but on Friday progress was made as local leaders and community mem ...

23 May 2014

E. coli found in reservoir, Portland issues largest boil water alert ever

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) The Portland Water Bureau issued a 'boil water alert' Friday morning for the entire water district after the city detected E. coli in water samples. At a press conference at ...

22 April 2014

Ashland approves new $4.3m water pipeline

Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- It will cost more than double than expected, so is a waterline connecting Ashland to Talent and Phoenix worth it? That's what the the Ashland City Council discussed Tuesday night. ...

18 April 2014

Water agreement signed

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - An historic agreement is signed that could help to ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. The off-project water agreement is the third leg of a program that includes the KBR ...

17 April 2014

Ashland prepares for possible drought conditions

Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- In response to a mild winter season, the city of Ashland is preparing to reduce water use through the end of summer. Drought conditions could affect residents and businesses, should ...

14 April 2014

Ashland residents begin to conserve water

Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- A proposed water pipeline that would connect Ashland to Phoenix and Talent will be almost twice the cost than they originally thought. The T-A-P (Talent-Ashland-Phoenix) pipeline ...

09 April 2014

Water flowing to Klamath Irrigation District

Posted in Local, Weather

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Water is flowing, as of Wednesday, to farmers and ranchers on the Klamath Project. The Bureau of Reclamation announced Tuesday that the project will get about 239-thousand ac ...

08 April 2014

Water running dry? Residents in Montague turn to bottled water

Posted in Local, Weather

Montague, Cali. -- For the first time in more than 80 years, the City of Montague's water may run dry. A buoy sits in the middle of dried up dirt at Lake Shastina, the water source for the more than ...

25 March 2014

A change in the weather raises hopes for growers fearful of drought

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- A fast change in the weather brings rain to the region. At the Ashland grower's market, businesses that rely on water, are glad for the sudden rain. "Anything counts," says Teri Whi ...