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Juneau Empire
Murkowski announces new staff state director, press secretaryKenai Peninsula. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University o
Juneau Empire / Posted 19 hours ago
Kenai Peninsula. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alaska Anchorage and her law degree from Willamette University College of Law. She has practiced law in Alaska for the past decade, most recently with the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Cannabis and childcare: Parents say Portland man's businesses don't mixsauce magnate Junki Yoshida, brokered real estate deals for pot businesses, acc
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
sauce magnate Junki Yoshida, brokered real estate deals for pot businesses, according to media reports. In fall 2015, Willamette Week dubbed Watson and Yoshida the "Power Couple" of pot in an edition about marijuana entrepreneurs. But by... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 9-2340, Dallas 35 Glide 55, Myrtle Point 0 Gold Beach 53, Rogue River 24 Grant 1
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
40, Dallas 35 Glide 55, Myrtle Point 0 Gold Beach 53, Rogue River 24 Grant 14, Jefferson PDX 13 Grants Pass 33, Willamette 31 Gresham 42, Centennial 40 Harper 60, Prairie City/Burnt River 6 Henley 58, Klamath 13 Heppner 46, Toledo... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Albany music school fraught with complaintsFacebook page, the Musicafe Rock School describes itself as “a staple in music
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
Facebook page, the Musicafe Rock School describes itself as “a staple in music education, and performance since '02 in the Willamette Valley.” Records with the Oregon Secretary of State indicate the program has used several names since November... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Grant's Getaways: Oregon's Floating Museum 01before there was an Interstate Highway built of concrete and asphalt, Oregon’s
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
before there was an Interstate Highway built of concrete and asphalt, Oregon’s commerce moved on liquid highways like the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. While those distant days have passed, it’s still possible – in fact, it’s rather easy, to... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Get into a delicious jam at LaLa’sBorn in Oakland, she spent her childhood in Seattle and returned to Orinda for
Petluma360.com / Posted yesterday
Born in Oakland, she spent her childhood in Seattle and returned to Orinda for high school before heading back north to Willamette University in Salem, Oregon to earn degrees in English lit and economics. She would later get her masters in... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Body found in Willamette RiverA body was found floating in the Willamette River on Thursday morning, Multnoma
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
A body was found floating in the Willamette River on Thursday morning, Multnomah County sheriff's deputies said. A witness reported the body near Terminal One, a 14-acre industrial site near the Pearl District, at about 8 a.m., sheriff's spokesman... Read more
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Business Wire
Oregon Bancorp Announces Cash Dividendrecognition of the continued financial success of the company, Oregon Bancorp,
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
recognition of the continued financial success of the company, Oregon Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB: ORBN), parent company of Willamette Valley Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.15 per share payable on... Read more
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Homer News
Report recommends improvements for ferry systeminvestors secured the purchase at a sale price of $300,000 to turn the Taku int
Homer News / Posted 2 days ago
investors secured the purchase at a sale price of $300,000 to turn the Taku into a floating hotel and restaurant on the Willamette River. Bids were unveiled Sept. 15, and the state Transportation Department announced Sept. 19 that it was... Read more
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The Seattle Times
An appreciation of Beverly Cleary: both children’s author and memoiristin a covered wagon. Her great-grandparents came west in the first great wagon t
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
in a covered wagon. Her great-grandparents came west in the first great wagon train to Oregon in 1843 and settled in the Willamette Valley, where she was born in 1916. Farm life was idyllic for a bright only child, less so for her overworked... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
County Connections: Fraser helps Cardinal shred San Diego fieldMooney (MVC), Cal Lutheran, Sr. >> Wide receiver had two carries for 23 yards t
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Mooney (MVC), Cal Lutheran, Sr. >> Wide receiver had two carries for 23 yards to help the Kingsmen (2-0) defeat Willamette 28-13. Women’s volleyball Sarah Savoca (Soquel), Portland, Sr. >> Opposite played all three sets for a combined... Read more
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The Columbian
Out and About: Suspects in large poaching ring namedJames Risch (R-Idaho). The move is in response to sea lions that have hammered
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
James Risch (R-Idaho). The move is in response to sea lions that have hammered wild winter steelhead runs going over the Willamette Falls on the Willamette River. The sea lions reportedly ate about 20 to 25 % of the run in 2017. Slightly more... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Gov. Brown, Hispanic lawmakers vow to defend Latinosof a rumor that he maintained a list of female lobbyists, ranking them by "attr
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
of a rumor that he maintained a list of female lobbyists, ranking them by "attractiveness and certain physical attributes," Willamette Week, a Portland newspaper, reported Tuesday. Hernandez has said the rumor was due to racism, prompted by his... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Salem releases untreated sewage to WillametteThe city of Salem is warning people to stay out of the Willamette River downstr
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
The city of Salem is warning people to stay out of the Willamette River downstream of Keizer’s River Road Park following an accidental sewer overflow. The city operates a wet weather treatment facility at the park. At 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, crews... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Combination of storm water, sewage overflows into Willamette River in SE PortlandAround 3,000 gallons of combined storm water and sewage overflowed into the Wil
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
Around 3,000 gallons of combined storm water and sewage overflowed into the Willamette River in southeast Portland. The four-minute overflow began at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday at the pump station at Southeast Alder Street and Water Avenue. That pump... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Heavy rains cause 4-minute stormwater, sewage overflow into WillametteSewage and stormwater overflowed to the Willamette River for four minutes early
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sewage and stormwater overflowed to the Willamette River for four minutes early Wednesday morning from a Southeast Portland pump station, officials said. Heavy rains caused the overflow, reported at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday from the Southeast Alder... Read more
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Bizjournals
Scenes from Oregon vineyards as harvest unfoldstons harvested from 27,658 acres of vineyards. Business Journal photographer C
Bizjournals / Posted 4 days ago
tons harvested from 27,658 acres of vineyards. Business Journal photographer Cathy Cheney recently visited a couple of Willamette Valley to capture a glimpse of the workers who are so important to this valuable Oregon industry. Click on the... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Four wines one of the Australian industry's greatest names, Len Evans, would lovewine industry and the national vinous palate. “Blind” I’d struggle to pick whe
Business Insider Australia / Posted 4 days ago
wine industry and the national vinous palate. “Blind” I’d struggle to pick whether this was from Gevrey Chambertin, Willamette Valley or Sonoma coast. But Geelong environs? Gimme a break. Just shows what masters of pinot noir the father and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio River wins prestigious international awardin league with other river success stories. Past winners include the Niagara R
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
in league with other river success stories. Past winners include the Niagara River of New York and Ontario, Canada, the Willamette River in Oregon and the Danube, Europe’s second-longest river. Both the river itself and the history of San... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Crosstalk: Is federal forest policy sound?of the Gorge by unthinking (stupid?) adults all summer, because they behave as
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
of the Gorge by unthinking (stupid?) adults all summer, because they behave as if they were still in the rain forest of the Willamette Valley and don't understand the dangers. Careless smokers, used to the high humidity of the valley, flick sparks... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Ferry Taku may be bound for Portland and become a hipsterhe intends to transform the Taku into a waterfront hotel and restaurant that wi
Juneau Empire / Posted 5 days ago
he intends to transform the Taku into a waterfront hotel and restaurant that will occasionally sail into the Columbia and Willamette rivers. “Our hope is to bring it to Portland, Oregon where we’re based and to use it as a way to give this very... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
County Clipboard: Mark Madison of Seaside wins NHRA Nationalson Sept. 23 in Monterey Bay. Lane setting the tone defense >> Former Notre Dam
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 days ago
on Sept. 23 in Monterey Bay. Lane setting the tone defense >> Former Notre Dame High standout Jennifer Lane leads the Willamette University volleyball team in blocks through eight matches with 20. Last season the 5-foot-11 Lane jumped into... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Clipboardon Sept. 23 in Monterey Bay. Lane setting the tone defense >> Former Notre Dam
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 days ago
on Sept. 23 in Monterey Bay. Lane setting the tone defense >> Former Notre Dame High standout Jennifer Lane leads the Willamette University volleyball team in blocks through eight matches with 20. Last season the 5-foot-11 Lane jumped into... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Smoke leaves air quality poor in Portland, but it's on its way outthe metro area that's smoky Saturday. She said wildfires burning in the cascade
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
the metro area that's smoky Saturday. She said wildfires burning in the cascades have left places smoky up and down the Willamette Valley and Eugene on Saturday was seeing a similar haze. In Portland, Jensen said, ash occasionally fell. "The... Read more
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The Columbian
Save the Date: Spooky stories, nature’s bounty, more dot calendarGolden Age of Radio may be long gone, but it’s still hilarious — and now, you c
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
Golden Age of Radio may be long gone, but it’s still hilarious — and now, you can watch as well as listen. The Willamette Radio Workshop, a Portland group that performs old-time radio scripts live on stage — complete with special audio... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 9-16Yamhill-Carlton 6 Silverton 38, Dallas 22 Sisters 24, Crook County 14 South
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
Yamhill-Carlton 6 Silverton 38, Dallas 22 Sisters 24, Crook County 14 South Albany 13, Corvallis 3 South Medford 56, Willamette 7 Southridge 36, Beaverton 33 Sprague 62, McNary 6 St. Mary’s 34, Gold Beach 18 St. Paul 61, Toledo 6 Summit... Read more
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The Columbian
Breitenbush area told to evacuate due to fireof Detroit, Ore., have been told to evacuate immediately because of a wildfire.
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
of Detroit, Ore., have been told to evacuate immediately because of a wildfire. The area is a vacation destination in the Willamette National Forest that has few permanent residents. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office increased the evacuation to... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Portland wants to open new Willamette River swimming areaafter the beloved Trail Blazer, into a premiere swimming and recreational area.
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
after the beloved Trail Blazer, into a premiere swimming and recreational area. The dock floats on the east side of the Willamette River just south of the Steel Bridge. Currently, only motorized boats are supposed to be using it. The dock was... Read more
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Slate
Furious Oregonians Suggest Teen Who Started Forest Fire Should Be Lynchedforested area in summertime. More... One hiker on the popular Eagle Creek hiki
Slate / Posted 11 days ago
forested area in summertime. More... One hiker on the popular Eagle Creek hiking trail the day the fire started told Willamette Week that the kid who started the fire was with a group of friends who giggled as he tossed the spark that started... Read more
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The Columbian
Driver detained near Sunday rally could face chargesdown Columbia Street sprayed pepper spray at protesters in the street, counterp
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
down Columbia Street sprayed pepper spray at protesters in the street, counterprotesters lobbed rocks at their truck, Willamette Week reported. Gibson’s rallies consistently draw people from the far right. While he has publicly denounced... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Antifa, far-right protesters clash again in Oregon, disrupting peaceful ralliesthe way. No one was hurt, and the driver, who was not identified, was detained
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
the way. No one was hurt, and the driver, who was not identified, was detained and released without charges shortly after, Willamette Week reported. RELATED VIDEO: Alt-Right Demonstrators Rally In Portland An alt-right, pro-Trump rally in... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland Fire holds ceremony on 9/11 to honor fallen heroes and recognize firefighters battling wildfirespresident of the Portland Fire Fighters Association, standing at the Eastbank E
OregonLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
president of the Portland Fire Fighters Association, standing at the Eastbank Esplanade beside Fire Station 21 along the Willamette River. Firefighters from Portland, Hillsboro, Gresham, Port of Portland and Tualatin Valley last week rallied... Read more
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MLive.com
Man detained by police for driving truck toward anti-protesters during marchin the video, the same truck appears to speed back toward the crowd before bein
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
in the video, the same truck appears to speed back toward the crowd before being stopped by police. According to Willamette Week, the incident occurred during a rally by right-wing group Patriot Prayer As that rally was ongoing, a group... Read more
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Raw Story
Man with Confederate flag on truck arrested for trying to run down Antifa demonstratorson his truck was arrested over the weekend for trying to run down a group of An
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
on his truck was arrested over the weekend for trying to run down a group of Antifa activists in Vancouver, Washington. Willamette Week reports that the driver, who has not been publicly identified, attempted to plow his truck into Antifa... Read more
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The Columbian
Protesters clash in Patriot Prayer demonstration on Vancouver waterfrontdown Columbia Street sprayed pepper spray at protesters in the street, counterp
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
down Columbia Street sprayed pepper spray at protesters in the street, counterprotesters lobbed rocks at their truck, the Willamette Week reported. Some, mainly the opposition protesters, lingered around Esther Short Park for a time, with pockets... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
County Clipboard: Strong start for Palma grad Martinezthe state meet in cross country. Honor for Salinas grad Castaneda >> Sophomore
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the state meet in cross country. Honor for Salinas grad Castaneda >> Sophomore quarterback Matt Castaneda was named the Willamette Student-Athlete of the Week for his performance against Rhodes. Making his first college start at quarterback,... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Slugs give up a late goal in loss against WillametteThe UC Santa Cruz men’s soccer team was bound to settle for a tied game against
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
The UC Santa Cruz men’s soccer team was bound to settle for a tied game against Willamette but came up short in the final minutes in a 1-0 nonleague loss on Sunday. Nicholas Ballenger scored in the 89th minute for the Bearcats that sealed the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Minnesota beats Oregon State 48-14most by a Beaver since 2010, when Lance Mitchell recorded 18 stops against Texa
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
most by a Beaver since 2010, when Lance Mitchell recorded 18 stops against Texas Christian. . Following a week where the Willamette Valley skies were filled with smoke from statewide wildfires, there was blue sky and clouds over Reser Stadium... Read more
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The Columbian
Minnesota beats Oregon State 48-14was 30 sacks by the defense. Through three games, the Beavers have yet to recor
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
was 30 sacks by the defense. Through three games, the Beavers have yet to record a sack. … Following a week where the Willamette Valley skies were filled with smoke from statewide wildfires, there was blue sky and clouds over Reser Stadium... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portlanders celebrate as rain falls, finallysaid about 7:30 p.m. that the rain would only last another half hour. Light ra
OregonLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
said about 7:30 p.m. that the rain would only last another half hour. Light rain to continue to move SE-ward across Willamette Valley this evening. Who's loving it? pic.twitter.com/89mpZVn1JQ In the previous hour, 2/100ths of an inch of... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
First half of Corvallis to the Sea Trail opens in OregonHARLAN, Ore. (AP) - The first half of a 62-mile hiking trail connecting the Wil
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
HARLAN, Ore. (AP) - The first half of a 62-mile hiking trail connecting the Willamette Valley to the Pacific Ocean has opened. The 32-mile section runs from the confluence of the Marys and Willamette rivers in Corvallis to the Big Elk Campground... Read more
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The Columbian
Firefighters catch a break as winds shiftthe Columbia River very early Tuesday morning. That fire was allegedly caused
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
the Columbia River very early Tuesday morning. That fire was allegedly caused by a 15-year-old Vancouver boy on Sept. 2. Willamette Week reported Friday that Oregon State Police obtained video footage, shot by one of the boy’s friends, showing... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Cabrillo volleyball wins first two matches at Delta ClassicDeguzman made four saves in 90 minutes for UCSC (0-3). The Slugs continue thei
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Deguzman made four saves in 90 minutes for UCSC (0-3). The Slugs continue their Oregon road trip Sunday, playing at Willamette at 7 p.m. Hole-in-one >> Scotts Valley’s Jackie Copriviza aced the 150-yard eighth hole at Pasatiempo Golf Club... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Wildfires: Weather coverageair quality improves in smoky Portland metro area High winds pushed smoke from
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 15 days ago
air quality improves in smoky Portland metro area High winds pushed smoke from wildfires east of the Cascades into the Willamette Valley over the weekend. High winds pushed smoke from wildfires east of the Cascades into the Willamette Valley... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon's U.S. senators urge Trump to keep U.S. Attorney Billy Williamshe worked as a senior deputy district attorney and supervised the career crimin
OregonLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
he worked as a senior deputy district attorney and supervised the career criminal unit. He received his law degree from Willamette University College of Law in 1989. The senators wrote that the district of Oregon has been "well-served'' by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five places to visit beyond Oregon's hipster capitalfrom lush rainforest to desert, which is great news for grape growers and wine
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
from lush rainforest to desert, which is great news for grape growers and wine buffs — especially fans of hearty reds. The Willamette Valley alone, which you'll find north of Eugene, is home to more than 500 wineries, producing some of the best... Read more
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OregonLive.com
No changes to Oregon-Nebraska kickoff expected as air quality improvesEUGENE -- With air quality in the southern Willamette Valley much improved, Ore
OregonLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
EUGENE -- With air quality in the southern Willamette Valley much improved, Oregon "does not anticipate any changes" to Saturday's kickoff time against Nebraska in Autzen Stadium, an athletic department spokesman said Friday afternoon. Merlyn Hough,... Read more
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The Columbian
Northwest truckers strained by Gorge wildfires, highway closuresTrucking’s Albany’s location. He ships everything from boxes and paper product
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
Trucking’s Albany’s location. He ships everything from boxes and paper products to soil and roofing materials from the Willamette Valley to the Tri-Cities. The way the detours and his routes match up has meant the trucks he sends east are now... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Next Napa? Winemakers see Finger Lakes as land of opportunitypast 10 years or so, people in the region are looking to renowned wine regions
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
past 10 years or so, people in the region are looking to renowned wine regions — Napa and Sonoma in California, Oregon’s Willamette Valley, New Zealand’s Central Otago region — and seriously discussing how to take the Finger Lakes to the next... Read more
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Daily Herald
This US wildfire season is among the worst: Here's whyMartin/seattlepi.com via AP) A sign board at the McKenzie River Ranger Station
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Martin/seattlepi.com via AP) A sign board at the McKenzie River Ranger Station makes clear the fire danger level in the Willamette National Forest, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 in Blue River, Ore. Several fires are burning in the area.(Andy... Read more
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