SALEM — Don’t wait until the last minute to apply for controlled hunts this year, ODFW advises.
KLAMATH FALLS — Plastic. It’s in everything.
PARADISE, Calif. — The sky was turning orange and the embers were flying from the Camp Fire when Oney and Donna Carrell and Donna’s father sped away from their Paradise home.
Taxes are due next week.
TILLAMOOK BAY — Tidepools are the most precious and unique part of the Oregon coast.
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PILOT ROCK — The Umatilla/Morrow Chapter of the Oregon Small Woodlands Association (OSWA) invites forestland owners from the two counties to join them Friday, April 12 at 9:30 a.m. at Camas Pr…
KLAMATH FALLS — The nice days in March are the worst. After enduring months of high desert misery, the sky warms before the water, thanks to this dumb concept you learned about in chemistry ca…
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — This story veers from my traditional narrative and addresses such topics as sleepless nights, drug use and loose women. You have been warned.
Spring Whale Watch Week begins Saturday
ATLANTA — Apart from some phenomenal tourist attractions, such as the Civil Rights Museum and Coca Cola Headquarters, the mediocre attractions such as the Chik-Fil-A College Football Hall of F…
What a winter this has been. The road closures, power outages, record snowfall, snow days and frozen landscape have been something Elsa.
Modern environmentalism is split into two main camps: conservationism and preservationism. The rivalry between them is intense. This is fitting, considering the earliest mainstream proponents …
BROOKINGS — I first started writing about fishing in paper journals as a 13-year-old kid.
Oregon is as beautiful and varied as any state — perhaps more than any other state. From the salt marshes of the Tillamook Bay to the rugged mountains and canyonlands of the Wallowas; from wat…
Every year for more than 15 years, I’ve made a trip to the sporting goods counter as close to New Year’s Day as possible with two goals: (1) buy a new fishing license and (2) pick up the lates…
Dr. Jereld Rice is not a quitter.
As the all-volunteer staff of Eagle Cap Extreme Sled Dog Race readies the 2019 course, there’s already some good news for this year’s event.
I started hunting waterfowl in my early twenties, and quickly fell in love with the pastime. Marsh sunrises, excited dogs, shotguns, fast-flying birds, decoys, calls; I was hooked on the whole…
PENDLETON — The Forest Service has issued a new parking configuration for the south parking area at Spout Springs Ski Area along Highway 204, which authorizes overnight parking for trucks and …
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A conservation easement in the heart of Wallowa County farmland is being managed to grow large white tail buck deer for big game hunting — and philanthropy.
Steelhead fishing on the Umatilla River ended Monday due to the low number of returning fish.
Oregon State Police conducting deer poaching stings during the weekend cited three Milton-Freewater men and seized two rifles.
Oregon hunters are getting a new incentive to turn in poachers.
September 9 was a gorgeous day to be on the Columbia River. Even better, I was in a kayak drifting through the Hanford Reach National Monument near Richland, Washington, on a tour with Columbi…
CLACKAMAS — Low returns of salmon on the Columbia River prompted fishery managers to end salmon fishing after Wednesday.
PORTLAND — Authorities say a dead hiker whose body was recovered this week was likely killed by a cougar, marking the first fatal attack by a wild cougar in Oregon and the second in the Pacifi…
Name: American vetch
PORTLAND — Oregon and Washington outdoor lovers have a new app to help enjoy and navigate national forests.
Name: Blue Kittentails
SALEM — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Pendleton and Heppner are in the mix for public meetings in July about the 2019 big game hunting regulations.
JOSEPH — An outdoor course offered through Prairie Mountain Folk School will equip participants with skills to diminish the chance they will get lost in wilderness settings.
WALLOWA LAKE — People are invited to participate in a guided hike on the East Moraine of Wallowa Lake.
Record numbers of Pacific lamprey made a splash in the Umatilla River.
The new Heppner district ranger for the Umatilla National Forest has experience in both ranching and forestry.
Name: Long-leaved Hawksbeard
The spring chinook salmon season on the lower Umatilla River from the Highway 730 bridge to Threemile Dam has been extended through June 30, because of a strong return of fish to Threemile Dam.
SALEM — The Oregon Marine Board advised paddlers, rafters and tubers to look out for trees and other river obstructions.
Oregon State Police used a Pendleton teen’s own digital images to help put him in jail for poaching multiple game animals in 2017.
Name: Low pussytoes
Cottonwood Canyon, one of Oregon’s newest and most expansive state parks, is getting several new facilities to host more campers and activities.
Name: Annual agoseris
Name: Spring Whitlow-grass
A silent and live auction featuring 16 guns and outdoor gear valued at more than $20,000 is featured during the Columbia Basin Chapter of the Oregon Hunters Association banquet.
Nestled below the east face of Steens Mountain, Mann Lake is an oasis in the rugged southeast Oregon desert and a popular draw for anglers from across the Northwest.
The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday that Slater Turner is now the acting forest supervisor of the Umatilla National Forest.
Athena resident Jim Marquardt was recently appointed to a three-year position as the northeast director with the Oregon Hunter Education Instructors Association.
Verlyn Savage may speak elk, but there’s more than one language.
MAUPIN — Jim Bittle’s participation in one of Oregon’s greatest wildlife success stories came strictly from behind.
For the first time in Eastern Oregon, the Montana-based Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has organized an event geared toward future hunters and conservationists as young as six years old.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown will apparently not ask state agencies to reopen their investigation into the killing of a female wolf Oct. 27, 2017 in Union County, despite concerns from multiple cons…
ENTERPRISE — Eastern Oregon county commissioners will make their voice heard Dec. 12-14 when Pacific Northwest Regional Forester Jim Peña presents the Blue Mountains Forest Plan Revision in Wa…
ENTERPRISE — Oregon State Police are asking for help finding a poacher who shot and killed a wolf in Wallowa County.
LA GRANDE — The Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Division is asking for the public’s help in finding who poached a deer for its antlers in Union County.