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Siskiyou Rest Area – Welcome Center opens, Aug. 1

ASHLAND – The welcome mat rolled out this morning for the first northbound visitors at the new I-5 Siskiyou Rest Area, south of Ashland. The Travel Oregon operated welcome center opens tomorrow morning at 9 a.m...
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ODFW Commission, Aug. 1

SALEM, Ore.—The Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet Friday, Aug. 2 at ODFW Headquarters in Salem, 4034 Fairview Industrial Drive SE, Salem. The meeting starts at 8 a.m. and the agenda is online at https://ww...
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DOGAMI in Portland, Aug. 1

PORTLAND, Ore. - The Governing Board of the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) will meet on Thursday, August 1 at 8:30 a.m. at DOGAMI's Portland office, 800 NE Oregon St., Suite 965. T...
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Milepost 97 Fire Summary, Aug. 1

Firefighters continued to make progress today with fire containment up to 30%. Burnout operations along the northwest and south edge of the fire were successful. The southeast edge of the fire is currently 100%...
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Fatal Near Grand Ronde, July 31

On July 29, 2019 at 3:00 PM, the Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a single vehicle fatal crash near Grand Ronde. The preliminary investigation revealed Rosa M. Mendez, age 58, from Ventu...
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Hwy. 197 Fatal, July 31

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at approximately 10:48 A.M. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single vehicle crash on Hwy 197 near mile post 29 north of Tygh Valley, O...
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Boaters reminded of duties after an accident, July 31

The Oregon State Marine Board reminds all boaters to be good neighbors on the water. If your boat’s wake swamps or capsizes another person’s boat and puts those people in danger, do the right thing and help the...