Farmers Waiting for Rain, Snow

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. –  Local farmers say the recent rain in the Rogue Valley helps a little, but it was not nearly enough to make up for the dry year. Now, those farmers said they want to see a change in the forecast to make sure there’s enough water this summer. “A little bit of … Continue reading »

Emigrant Lake Driest in Years

ASHLAND, Ore. – Emigrant Lake is showing the lowest water volume in more than a decade. According to Bureau of Reclamation Statistics, water volume is less than half of where it was last year at this time. Last year the lake measured 19,310 acre-feet, versus 8,610 this year. Total precipitation is also lower than any … Continue reading »