First Snowfall of the Season

NEAR WILLAMETTE PASS, Ore. — The Central Cascades saw the first snowfall of the season Saturday night, but the snow is already starting to melt. Road conditions along Highway 58 remained slick Sunday – but not icy. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory for elevations¬†above 4,000 feet until 5 p.m. Sunday, but … Continue reading »

Popular Labor Day Destinations

EUGENE, Ore.– Thursday is the official start of the Labor Day weekend travel. It’s a chance for families to take that one last summer fling before school starts. Travel numbers are expected to break records, but thankfully, Lane County is a short distance away from popular Labor Day destinations. “You don’t have to travel far … Continue reading »

Winter Weather Causes Slick Conditions

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — The winter storm may have moved out of Lane County, but the moisture it left behind could still cause some problems for travelers headed to the Cascades. The snow and slush from that winter storm could potentially freeze overnight and cause some patches of black ice. Roads in higher elevations are … Continue reading »

Layer of New Snow at Willamette Pass

WILLAMETTE PASS, Ore. — The colder weather and snow is a welcome sight for those in higher elevations. At the Willamette Pass Ski Resort, flakes started falling around 2 p.m. Tuesday and continued Wednesday, although light. But every little bit counts to get the park open. “This morning we are moving some snow around, putting … Continue reading »