Rain Impacting Illinois Valley

NEAR CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — The rain that’s soaking the region is good news for anyone worried about water supplies and wildfire danger later this year.¬†While several inches have come down in the last few days on the west side of the Cascades, most streams in southwest Oregon are containing the runoff. Water gushes down … Continue reading »

Big Storm Hitting Brookings

BROOKINGS, Ore. — It is the second wettest September on record. The first big storm of the season is hitting the coast of Brookings. Brookings residents say this is just regular weather for the coast. Most residents NewsWatch12 spoke with say they are not taking any special preparations in lieu the big storm. “Just buckled … Continue reading »