California Aided by Early Season Rains

CALIFORNIA – On Thursday, an announcement was made that recent storm systems will allow California to provide more water to local agencies and farms; even as the drought continues into its fourth year. State officials say that the storms in early December boosted supplies in its vast reservoir system. Now, they can give Southern California … Continue reading »

Ashland Restaurants Conserve Water

ASHLAND, Ore. — Southern Oregon remains in a severe drought as a forecasted hot, dry summer approaches. The city of Ashland is urging people to conserve water, and restaurants are already starting to put restrictions in place. Caldera brewery said it started making guests request water two months ago.  Since then it has seen about … Continue reading »

Basin Residents Dispute Water Rights

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — This morning many are standing their ground at the Klamath County Agricultural/Economic Impact Rally. Dozens are gathering to dispute the water rights surrounding the withstanding drought conditions the Klamath Basin is facing. In mid-April, Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought for the county and following that came water regulations. The Sprague River, … Continue reading »