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Local lakes face consequences of dry conditions

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Despite the rain southern Oregon received over the weekend, the region is still facing below-average precipitation. Several counties have already declared drought, this could have a big impact on local summer plans. Locals like to head to close-by …

Series of small fires contained near Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. – Crews raced to battle a series of small fires that started along Highway 66 near Dead Indian Memorial Road Monday. The Oregon Department of Forestry responded before 3:00 p.m. to four small fires ranging in size from 1/10 of …