Three hours east of Portland, in a town of 450 people, the local high school doubles as an amateur archaeological dig. Some 33 million years ago, the land was a sprawling forest of ancient deciduous redwoods, sycamore trees, maples, oaks, alders and elms.Continue Reading

The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration has issued an air stagnation advisory for a large swath of Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington, including the entire Willamette Valley, as air quality is forecast to worsen throughout the week as a result of the region’s lifeless winds.Continue Reading

Children 13 years old and younger are dying of fentanyl poisoning at a rate faster than other age groups, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data shared by the nonprofit Families against Fentanyl. Continue Reading