Jul 25, 2014
Central Oregon Friday Morning Fire Update
Central Oregon Firefighters have responded to several small fires in the past 24 hours.
Coidc Monday Morning Fire Update
The perimeter of the Bridge 99 fire held well yesterday and has not progressed toward Lake Billy Chinook.
Local TV Station KTVZ
Eight more lightning-sparked fires caught small
Central Oregon firefighters found and doused eight more small lightning-sparked fires Thursday, bringing the two-day total to 29 after a double-barreled shot of thunderstorms rumbled through, hitting the region with more than 3,000 lightning strikes.
Bicycling dirt and gravel roads gaining popularity
Most bicyclists traditionally avoid gravel roads and paths like the plague. It can make for sketchy, tipsy riding, and the friction makes for slow going.