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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 …

Crater Lake set to reopen Monday

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore.–  Crater Lake National Park is set to reopen Monday, Jan. 28 after a partial closure for 35 days due to the government shutdown. As workers return to the park this weekend, main roads are being cleared and employees are …

Locals see slow business as Crater Lake remain shut

CRATER LAKE, Ore.– With the ongoing government shutdown, one issue making headlines across the nation is the toll the shutdown is taking on national parks. In California and Oregon, parks have been forced to partially or completely close – some plagued by sanitation …