Governor Tours Oregon Gulch Fire

NEAR THE GREEN SPRINGS, Ore. – Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber toured the fire camp at Howard Prairie Lake and praised firefighters who have continued to gain ground on the Oregon Gulch Fire. “It’s important for me to just show the support for the hard working men and women who are actually doing the job here … Continue reading »

Rough and Ready Timber Mill to Reopen

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. – Bulldozers are hard at work at the Rough and Ready mill in Cave Junction to prepare for what will become a newer, more efficient operation. Once a casualty of the failing timber industry, now they’re preparing to re-hire 67 people. “These employees almost feel more attached to this mill than we … Continue reading »