Not all crops are being affected by the drought. Lavender is one harvest that's thriving at the Merritt Lavender Farm in Bandon, where 3000 lavender bouquets will be bundled, dried and ready for market soon.
According to the Roseburg Fire Department, the man had injured his back a couple days before and could not get help, so he lit a mattress on fire to alert authorities.
According to the Douglas Forest Protective Association, firefighters arrived on scene and found a total of four fires burning along the side of Booth, spread out over about a mile.
Latin America's first pope arrived in this port city on Monday for the first big event of a three-nation tour where he's set compassion for the weak and respect for the environment as central themes.
Newlyweds Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis exchanged vows in a secluded garden in California over the Independence Day weekend.
Veteran rockers The Grateful Dead broke attendance records at a stadium in Chicago as they played to a full house for their final shows.
Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times. And with it came the Americans' elusive third Women's World Cup title.
The Bunker Hill Complex fire continues to burn northeast of Lemolo Lake on the Diamond Lake Ranger District.
When Dave Reynolds hurt himself in the bathroom one night, he decided that no one should ever have to go through the same ordeal.
Matt Stonie upset Joey "Jaws" Chestnut to win the July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory.
British police say they have closed an investigation into who supplied Peaches Geldof with the heroin that killed her.
The truck and trailer rolled over onto its side, sliding into the eastbound lanes and nearly colliding with oncoming traffic. The truck then crashed through and destroyed over 200 feet of guardrail before rolling down a 50 foot embankment.
Coos County DA Paul Fraser says the autopsy revealed that Forest Franklin Martin died as a result of the trauma.
Chips made out of broccoli, chickpeas and kale. Wine-spiked ice cream. Popcorn that didn't quite fulfill its destiny. Those were some of the alternate-universe products at this week's 61st annual Fancy Food Show.
The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur.
In a 5-to-1 vote, the Coos Bay City Council said it's time to say goodbye to the Mingus Park geese.
A dolphin leaped onto a boat in Southern California, crashing into a woman and breaking both her ankles.
So it went Thursday at an Independence Day festival in Utah, where officials said a pig-shaped hot-air balloon descended quickly to the ground after hitting a Wyoming cowboy-themed entry.