earthquake

Small earthquake recorded at base of Mt. Shasta

SHASTA, Calif. – A small earthquake was recorded near Mt. Shasta Monday morning. The U.S. Geological Survey reports a magnitude 2.7 temblor occurred at the southeast base of the mountain at 10:34 a.m. PST on September 2. People living near the earthquake …

ShakeAlert dependent on federal funding

MEDFORD, Ore – About every 243 years, a major earthquake shakes the west coast. The last one was almost 320 years ago, so experts say it’s not a matter of if, but when the next big one will hit. However, funding for an …

Medford schools to become earthquake resilient

 MEDFORD, Ore. — With the recent earthquakes along the West Coast and concerns about the Cascadia Subduction Zone, preparedness is a focus of many organizations in the Rogue Valley. In an effort to be more prepared for a disaster, local schools like …

5.3 quake strikes off Oregon coast

REEDSPORT, Ore – A 5.3 earthquake struck off the Oregon coast Wednesday morning. According the U.S. Geological Survey the quake shook around 8 a.m. some 175 miles west of Reedsport. Residents can plan for natural disasters with a free handbook offered in Jackson …