Health Advisory Lifted at Lake

LOST CREEK LAKE, Ore. — A health advisory issued Sept. 13 for Lost Creek Lake has been lifted today by the Oregon Health Authority. High levels of blue-green algae in the lake prompted the initial advisory. The lake is located 30 miles northeast of Medford on the Rogue River in Jackson County. Water monitoring has … Continue reading »

Water Health Advisory for Harris Beach

HARRIS BEACH, Ore. – A health advisory has been issued for water contact at Harris Beach in Curry County. Higher than normal bacteria levels were found at the east end of Goat Island. Officials advise the public to avoid the ocean water, nearby creeks and also runoff flowing into the ocean. More susceptible is the … Continue reading »

Water Advisory Lifted For OR Beaches

CLATSOP CTY, Ore. — A health advisory has been lifted from Seaside and Cannon beaches in Clatsop County. The Oregon Health Authority lifted those health advisories Friday. Officials previously warned to avoid contact with the water at those Northern Oregon beaches. The warning came after water samples showed higher-than-normal levels of fecal bacteria. Results from … Continue reading »