JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. —Jackson County is on the verge of taking over management of a portion of Lost Creek Lake. It’s working on a deal with the state. This summer, when visiting Lost Creek Lake, you may notice some changes. ...

OREGON — The Secretary of State’s office announced winners of the photos and student essays submitted for publication in the upcoming Oregon Blue Book. The 2021-2022 blue book will be released this coming March, it has been published every 2 ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Oregon State Parks began rolling out its phase one of reopening plans this week. Many state parks are now opening their gates for day use only. Park officials say local state parks were very busy this Mother’s ...

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon State Park system will close at the end of the day Monday, March 23, the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) announced Sunday. Day-use areas will be closed starting March 23 at 5 p.m. and ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department wants you to put down the shopping bags and pick up your hiking boots this Black Friday. It’s waiving day-use parking fees in 25 state parks for Black Friday only. They’re ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — For Oregonians looking to start their new year off on the right foot, look no further than your own backyard. Tuesday, hundreds of people across Oregon are breathing in the fresh air and hitting the trails ...

Salem, Ore. – This upcoming weekend could be the perfect time to enjoy Oregon’s great outdoors–for free. Free Fishing Weekend (June 3 and 4) is coinciding with State Parks Day (June 3). During Free Fishing Weekend, there will be no ...

Wolf Creek, Ore.- The historic Wolf Creek Inn will open for business May 1. The inn was built in 1883 and closed in 2014 for renovations. Oregon State Parks will run the inn until a concessionaire can be found. According ...

Medford, Ore.- A series of fall storms through the weekend promising strong winds, rain and dangerous waves have prompted the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department to issue a safety alert for coast and inland valley visitors. For people on the coast, ...

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