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Crater Lake National Park closed to visitors

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. – What was once a calm retreat during the coronavirus pandemic is now out of reach. Last week, the National Park Service said they were waiving fees to all national parks, including Crater Lake National Park. Officials …

Local firefighters return home

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Local firefighters returned to Southern Oregon today after spending weeks helping fight the Australian bush fires. Jacksonville mother gleams with excitement before picking her son up at an airport in Medford. Linda Graham is a local business owner in …

Crater Lake drowning victim identified

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. – The identity of a swimmer who drowned Sunday at Crater Lake National Park has been publicly released. Klamath County 911 was notified of a possible drowning at Crater Lake at 4:44 Sunday afternoon. A park spokesperson …

Oregon turns 160 on Valentine’s Day

February 14th is not only Valentine’s Day, it also marks Oregon’s birthday! The Beaver State turns 160 years old this Thursday. Oregon was officially admitted into the Union in 1859. As the 33rd state, Britain never fully governed Oregon. From its rushing …