Weather

12 May 2014

CalFire declares early fire season

Posted in Weather, Local, Regional

Yreka, Cali. -- CalFire, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection agency, said in a press release Monday that they will be transitioning into fire season in the coming weeks in Sisk ...

12 May 2014

Oregon fire crews prepare for potentially historic season

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Weather, Local

The 2014 wildfire season could be similar to last year-possibly worst as much of Southern Oregon remains in a severe drought. In 2013, a single night of thunderstorms sparked wildfires which were ca ...

02 May 2014

Playground safety precautions

Posted in Weather, Local

Medford, Ore. -- With the weather heating up, the playground is often where kids spend a majority of their time. Playing is fun and doctors encourage the physical activity, but safety can vary site ...

30 April 2014

Agricultural concerns rising over water shortage

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Weather, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Southern Oregon and Northern California are currently in severe to extreme drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Now people working in agriculture are becoming concerned a ...

26 April 2014

Hyatt Lake opens but with concerns

Posted in Weather, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Boaters and fisherman got a start Saturday on Hyatt Lake for the begining of trout fishing season. Despite the brisk weather several people were out on their boats today trying ...

21 April 2014

I-5 construction delayed due to weather

Posted in Weather, Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- A major construction project set to begin Monday night on Interstate 5 in Phoenix is being delayed because of a rainy forecast. The project will leave only single lanes of traffic o ...

17 April 2014

Ashland prepares for possible drought conditions

Posted in Weather, Local

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 Weather, Local

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 ...

14 April 2014

As swimsuit season approaches expert warns about fad diets

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Weather, Local, Health

Meford, Ore. -- With summer just around the corner there's still time to lose a couple of pounds before heading out to the coast or the lake. But one dietitian is warning people about shedding those ...

09 April 2014

Water flowing to Klamath Irrigation District

Posted in Weather, Local

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 ...