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Ashland man growls at intruding backyard bears

ASHLAND, Ore. — An Ashland resident woke up to some expected guests Wednesday night. A black bear and their baby cub wandered on to the backyard of a home near Southern Oregon University’s campus. Residents thought it was just raccoons but couldn’t …

Deer hunting season opens Saturday

MEDFORD, Ore. — Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day in the United States and hunters in Oregon will celebrate with the opening of buck deer season. While cougar and bear season is already underway, Oregonians can begin hunting deer on Saturday. …

Free fishing during Presidents’ Day weekend

Salem, Ore. — Get your fishing poles and bait ready, it’s a free fishing weekend in Oregon next weekend. On February 16th and 17th, no fishing licenses or tags (including a Combined Angling Tag or Columbia River Basin Endorsement) are required to fish, …