Southern Oregon Facing Low Water Levels

MEDFORD, Ore. — Water levels in Southern Oregon lakes are several feet below average. Medford is coming out of the driest calendar year on record and more rain is needed before lake levels return to normal. Right now, Lost Creek Lake is 4 feet down from average and Applegate Lake is about 25 feet below … Continue reading »

Water Levels Secure For Summer

By Sharon Ko ASHLAND, Ore. — River levels are rising as snow rapidly melts off the mountains; Southern Oregon is ending the month with some very warm temperatures. With the snow melt adding to reservoirs, water managers say things are looking up for the summer. Workers at the city of Ashland’s water treatment plant do … Continue reading »