Farmers are fighting over a proposal to dam Drift Creek near Silverton, June 12, 2015 (KOIN)

Silverton farmers waging water war

Irrigation farmers want to use the water of Drift Creek to create a dam, while dry land farmers say absolutely not in this spot

FILE - Mount Rainier. February 2011. (Wikimedia Commons)

Dead climber found on Mt Rainier

National Park Service officials say 25-year-old Kyle Bufis was on the mountain with two friends Thursday evening but went missing around 9 p…

Various beers and ales (MGN Online, file)

New bill could help grow OR beer

Craft beer is a rapidly growing industry in Oregon and a bill introduced Thursday in the U.S. Senate could help it grow even more.