Pump prices are falling to start fall with the national average reaching a seven-month low and the Oregon average at a five-month low. For the week, the national average for regular unleaded falls four cents to $3.34 a gallon while Oregon’s average plummets seven cents to $3.75 per gallon.
Drivers in the Pacific states continue to pay the highest prices in the country.Read More »
The Oregon Incident Management Team #1 at the Onion Mountain Fire reports they are continuing mop-up efforts and where possible, are sending equipment home. The blaze is holding at 4,105 acres, and is up to 70-percent containment as of this morning.Read More »
Authorities are taking extra care to wipe down the weight room, showers and locker rooms at the Myrtle Point Junior-Senior High School where at least two students have contracted a skin infection known as MRSA.
The World at Coos Bay reports (http://bit.ly/1riwcvZ ) two students tested positive last week and three or four more are suspected of having the contagious, drug-resistant infectioRead More »