- Wastewater dumped in Rogue River during power outage Updated: Sep-01-15 5:38 am
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - A power outage in Grants Pass has caused 240,000 gallons of wastewater to be dumped into the Rogue River.
- Oregon hemp farmer says startup going slow Updated: Aug-29-15 12:40 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - One of Oregon's first hemp farmers says a lack of seed is making it tough to get going.
- Klamath sheriff says state investigators never talked to him Updated: Aug-26-15 11:36 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Klamath County officials have asked Sheriff Frank Skrah to go on leave in light of an ongoing state criminal investigation, newly released documents show.
- Judge denies attempt to block extra water for Klamath salmon Updated: Aug-26-15 8:35 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - A federal judge has denied a request by agricultural water providers in California's Central Valley to block emergency water releases to protect Klamath River salmon from the drought.
- Official: Oregon hemp industry not what was envisioned Updated: Aug-25-15 3:55 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - A state agriculture official said Tuesday that Oregon's hemp industry is not turning out the way lawmakers envisioned, so the department will recommend changes to the law regulating how it is grown.
- Feds release extra water to save Klamath salmon from disease Updated: Aug-21-15 4:49 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - With water scarce in Northern California's Klamath Basin, a federal agency is again releasing cool, clean water into the Klamath River to prevent a repeat of the 2002 fish kill that left tens of thousands of adult salmon dead.
- Opponents of LNG pipeline plan hike to highlight issues Updated: Aug-19-15 9:28 am
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Opponents of a proposed pipeline across southwestern Oregon to carry natural gas to Coos Bay for export are planning a 232-mile hike highlight issues with the route.
- Grants Pass boy, 4, dies when raft capsizes on Rogue River Updated: Aug-16-15 1:10 pm
UNION CREEK, Oregon - A 4-year-old Grants Pass boy has died after his family's raft capsized on a rocky stretch of the Rogue River.
- Excavators demolish dam to boost salmon migration Updated: Aug-14-15 1:29 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Three large excavators pulverized 80-year-old concrete at Fielder Dam, a 19-foot-tall relic on Evans Creek that hasn't diverted any irrigation water for three decades.
- Heat-related fishing restrictions lifted on Rogue River Updated: Aug-13-15 6:12 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Fishing restrictions intended to protect salmon, steelhead and trout from lethally warm water conditions have been lifted for the lower and middle sections of the Rogue River.
- Longtime environmental activist Wendell Wood dies hiking Updated: Aug-13-15 3:19 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Wendell Wood, a longtime environmental advocate and early board member of the conservation group Oregon Wild, has died. He was 65.
- Photos confirm wandering wolf OR-7 has at least 2 new pups Updated: Aug-06-15 7:20 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Trail camera photos confirm that Oregon's famous wandering wolf, OR-7, has fathered at least two new pups.
- Biologists fear repeat of 2002 salmon kill in Klamath River Updated: Aug-06-15 2:37 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - The drought in the West could be creating conditions in the Klamath River straddling Oregon and California for a repeat of a 2002 fish kill that claimed tens of thousands of adult salmon, biologists said.
- Oregon warning marijuana growers against illegal pesticides Updated: Aug-05-15 7:25 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Authorities are warning Oregon marijuana growers to be very careful using pesticides.
- Oregon family travels to East Coast on vegetable oil Updated: Aug-05-15 12:01 pm
GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Last month, Jon and Michelle Tamashiro and their two teenage daughters took a three-week vacation, driving cross-country from their Grants Pass home to Framingham, Massachusetts, and back.