Shutdown Affecting Oregon Services

MEDFORD, Ore. — In the first hours of the federal shutdown, we are getting a glimpse of its impact. Non-essential jobs have been furloughed. Monuments, museums, and politician’s offices are closed. On the long list of federal agencies closing their doors due to the government shutdown: the local Bureau of Land Management offices. BLM officials … Continue reading »

Federal Shutdown Closes Crater Lake

CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. — The federal government will shut down if an agreement is not reached by Monday night. If it happens, all national parks will close, including Crater Lake. If the park does end up closing as a result of the shutdown, not only will guests not be allowed to come into … Continue reading »