Crater Lake Shutdown Hits Small Business

CRATER LAKE, Ore. — Barricades block the entrance to Crater Lake National park and the impact is felt by nearby businesses who depend on tourism and have taken a hit since the government shutdown began. Thursday afternoon, Lynda Chapman flipped through the reservation book for the month of October at the Union Creek Resort and … Continue reading »

Salmon Research Missing Large Agencies

ASHLAND, Ore. — The City of Ashland held its eighth Bear Creek Salmon Festival with some big pieces missing. The Bureau of Land Management and Cascade-Siskiyou monument because of the government shutdown. Both agencies play a big role in the research and preservation of the area’s salmon, which was the focus of the event.      … Continue reading »