National Parks Bring Millions For State

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Thirty-eight and a half million dollars is what the two national parks in Southern Oregon are generating for the communities surrounding them. The National Park Service says it’s part of a $30 billion income from park visits across the nation in 2011. Crater Lake National Park brought in more than 400,000 … Continue reading »

Sucker Creek Restoration

NEAR OREGON CAVES, Ore. – U.S. Forest Service officials and volunteers are showing off a four year project to restore a stretch of Sucker Creek, near Oregon Caves National Monument. It’s a project that officials hope will point the way to more stream restoration projects in the Illinois Valley. Sucker Creek is splashing and gurgling … Continue reading »