Thursday Dec 5
Man disappears near Oakridge
A 48-year-old man is missing near Oakridge, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
Medford Mail Tribune
Balloon logging efforts haven't taken off locally
Has balloon logging ever taken place in Southern Oregon? A balloon seems cheaper to operate than a helicopter, maybe slower, but wouldn't it get the same job done? Skye, according to a few retired Southern Oregon-based timber-sale managers and a couple of distinguished professors at Oregon State University's College of Forestry, balloon logging has ... (more)
Tobacco sellers could face license fee
In recent years, Oregon has ranked among the worst states for tobacco outlets selling illegally to minors, the Eugene Register-Guard reports.
Anchorage Daily News
Ore. community sends ambulance to African clinic
Two years ago, the city was in financial crisis when it became the subject of an episode of the ABC television show "Secret Millionaire," which aired this past September.