Thursday Mar 27
The Courier Mailer
Exotic reptiles, fossils, and Mark Twain's 'Is He Dead?' are all in Hillsboro this weekend
This is a fossilized skull of an Oreodont, an extinct mammal from the 32 million-year-old John Day Formation in north-central Oregon.
State parks ends an attempt to create big eastern Oregon park; where should next park be?
Parks and recreation came knocking, but Grant County wasn't buying. That sums up what happened recently when Oregon State Parks attempted to acquire enough land to create another eastern Oregon "landscape park,'' like the new Cottonwood Canyon State Park .