Articles tagged with: water

31 July 2015

Oklahoma woman leaves water out for postal workers

Posted in U.S. & World News

Okla. --- With much of the U.S. sweltering in the late July heat, some homeowners have been wondering how the high temperatures affect the people who deliver the mail. In one Oklahoma neighborhood, ...

22 May 2015

Governor Kate Brown declares drought emergencies for eight more counties

Posted in Local

Salem, Ore. -- Eight more Oregon counties have been declared drought emergencies by Governor Kate Brown including Jackson and Josephine counties. Deschutes, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, and Wasco were ...

23 December 2014

Congressman Walden takes closer look at Klamath water legislation

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Congressman Greg Walden says he's taking a closer look at Klamath water legislation.Walden has been under strong pressure to take a position on a water settlement agreement; ...

25 August 2014

Medford Irrigation District to run out of water by September 8th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Those who use water from the Medford Irrigation District will soon have to find another source.The district says they will completely run out of water around September 8, which is ...

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

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 ...