Missing Snowshoe Hiker at Crater Lake

CRATER LAKE, Ore. – Rangers at Crater Lake National Park are looking for a missing snowshoe hiker. A missing person report was filed last Wednesday. Witnesses say the hiker was last seen that Monday. Rangers were able to locate tracks leading to a collapsed ledge of snow. So far, officials say evidence of the hiker … Continue reading »

Local Students to Hike with Top Official

EUGENE, Ore. — A high ranking member of President Obama’s cabinet is joining some Eugene students on a special hike this weekend. Students at the Network Charter School in Eugene have been taking a national parks class. Their field trip to Crater Lake just got a lot more interesting. Network Charter School students have spent the … Continue reading »

Crater Lake Bike Ride

EUGENE, Ore. — Five Eugene men set off for Crater Lake on their bikes Thursday morning, but there’s a catch: they’ve vowed to eat only granola, trail mix, or oatmeal along the way. Two of the riders, coworkers at Wildtime Foods, will be on a tandem bike. The plan is to ride 75 miles the … Continue reading »

Groups Fight Crater Lake Timber Sale

EUGENE, Ore. — Several environmental groups are pushing to save forest land right on the edge of Crater Lake National Park. Environment Oregon representatives started their day in Portland and made their way through Eugene on their way to Medford to deliver public petitions opposing proposed clear-cuts on the edge of Crater Lake. The groups … Continue reading »