eclipse 2017

Mosquitoes may come out during eclipse

Medford, Ore. – Oregonians and tourists have a few items to check off their lists ahead of the upcoming solar eclipse. Along with eclipse glasses, a full tank of gas and extra supplies, a scientific study indicates mosquito repellent may need to …

Eclipse preps: How to navigate offline

Medford, Ore. – With thousands of eclipse tourists headed to Oregon, there is a fear cell towers will become overloaded, making cell phone maps useless. KING 5 reports some are turning to paper maps, but they’re selling out fast. Police said to …

Eclipse traffic nightmare in central Oregon

Prineville, Ore. – Normally quiet country backroads are now experiencing bumper-to-bumper traffic thanks to Oregon eclipse travelers, according to Oregon State Police. On Thursday morning, OSP shared photos of an 8-mile traffic backup on Highway 26 east of Prineville. The Oregon Department …

Traveling for the eclipse

(NBC News) – Madras, Oregon and hundreds of other small towns across America have suddenly become tourist destinations for next Monday’s eclipse, whether they’re ready for it or not. Casper, Wyoming’s population of 60,000 could nearly double. “We’re hoping everybody kind of …