Oregon

Fishing restrictions are in place on Klamath River

It used to be that some of the hottest salmon fishing in the fall occurred on the Klamath River. Campgrounds were packed, and the mouth of the Klamath literally was a sea of boats. ...

Last summer holiday weekend: A real hurrah, fish for free

It used to be that schools fired up after Labor Day weekend. That allowed families to have a full getaway weekend for the holiday.Although it’s still a three-day weekend for ...

Help California move forward

Recently Gov. (Jerry) Brown extended the moratorium on gold (suction) dredging in the state of California until 2014. This adds up to five years of not dredging in this state. Gov. ...

Fed sets final season dates for offshore salmon fishery

All fishing in offshore waters is totally controlled by the federal government, specifically, the Pacific Fisheries Management Council. This agency sets, for example, the season da ...

Streetscape so far does not impress

Every time I navigate through our new “Streetscape,” a revised version of the Christmas carol runs through my head: “It’s beginning to look a lot like Roseville!” Durin ...

OSU lands Golden Sierra gem

The last time Tyler Waldron pitched for the University of the Pacific baseball team, it was against Oregon State . A year later, Waldron is wearing an Oregon State uniform. “It ...

Nichols shines at U.S. Amateur Championships

Rocklin golfer Tracy Nichols reached the round of 16 at the U.S. Amateur Championships in Eugene, Ore., last week. This certainly didn’t seem likely at the beginning of the week ...