Enthusiasm for hazelnuts is high due to healthy prices and the availability of new cultivars resistant to eastern filbert blight.
A federal prosecutor filed court documents charging Marcus Mumford with three misdemeanors.
Ice and snow in the Columbia River Gorge and in Eastern Oregon are delaying delivery of the Jan. 20
Last month APHIS released a final Environmental Impact Statement that recommended deregulation of th
The snow certainly added to the mountain snowpack and will provide more water for irrigators next summer, but ice and extended cold may have damaged some crops.
Advocates have long maintained that removing Western juniper trees improves rangeland and can provide jobs in rural areas.
The cause of death is being investigated by the Lane County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Sheriff’s Office.
A 45-mile stretch of Interstate 84 between Troutdale and Hood River will remain closed all day, and Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass, east of Seattle, remained closed.
An incoming weather system is also beginning to spread freezing rain across a broad swath of the Cascades, Central Washington and southwest Washington.
Severe weather in the Treasure Valley area of Eastern Oregon and Southwestern Idaho has caused the roofs of about 18 onion storage and packing facilities to collapse. That has caused major production disruptions that have resulted in soaring onion prices.
Jeanette Finicum has become something of a cause celebre in the year since her husband’s death.
Travis Joseph, president of the Portland-based American Forest Resource Council, said Friday the expansion improperly included several thousand acres of federal land that Congress has prioritized for logging.