The blaze grew overnight to 14 square miles and was largely burning out of control.
Oregon State University will receive nearly $500,000 from the USDA to study the effects of moisture
Wildfires stretched firefighting resources near Wenatchee, Wash., and 50 miles to the east near Soap
Thomas Maness, who served as dean of the College of Forestry at Oregon State University since 2012,
An Obama-era expansion of Oregon’s Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument is being defended as legal by the Trump administration.
A weed-killer that killed thousands of ponderosa pines near Sisters has been linked to the deaths of other trees outside Sunriver and possibly across Oregon
A fast-moving wildfire closed the main Seattle-to-Spokane interstate freeway and threatened a small Central Washington town early Tuesday, while an earlier fire west of Wenatchee appears on the decline.
Drought exacerbates other forest problems, says Washington State University Extension forester Andy Perleberg.
Deputy Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a former coal industry executive, will assume the acting administrator position Monday.
Officials say Idaho’s use of the Good Neighbor Authority could become a template for other Western states to create jobs and reduce the severity of wildfires.
Washington Tree Farmer of the Year named
Crews add fuel-break lines to control Lodgepole Fire north of Boise.
Speaking to agricultural and timber leaders in Spokane Monday morning, USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue said he wants to see government relief by Labor Day for farmers hurt in trade disputes.
Drier seasons make trees more susceptible to beetle infestations.