McKenzie River Reflections

Is Your Home Ready for Winter?

Home in winter(StatePoint) With winter approaching, many Americans miss a few small, but crucial, ways to prepare their homes for the colder season.

Special Weather Statement for South willamette valley, OR

issued by the National Weather Service, Portland, OR

Updated Oct 9, 2012, 6:25am pdt

 

Get Weatherready

 

... a significant weather change expected late in the week...

Winterizing Your Boat –Protect from the Elements

The kids are in school and the leaves are turning vibrant color, which also means thinking about when and how to winterize your boat so you can avoid costly repairs in the spring.  Here’s a list to make winterizing your boat more efficient:

Fire danger lingers in Western Lane District

October 4th, 2012 5:18 PM

Stay Safe this Hunting Season

 

Looking for game

 

ODFW Commission to set big game regulations Oct. 5 in Salem


ODFW B&W logoMay adopt $10 penalty fee for not reporting deer and elk hunts

The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet on Friday, Oct. 5 at ODFW Headquarters in Salem (3406 Cherry Ave NE) to set 2013 big game hunting regulations.

Tinder Dry Conditions and High Fire Danger

Delay Outdoor Burning Season

September 28

Lack of Rain, Low Humidity Fuels Wildfires

Smoke mapBy Dan Depodwin, Meteorologist for AccuWeather.com

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McKenzie River Reflections is the weekly newspaper serving Oregon's McKenzie River Valley. Available by mail for $23/yr in Lane County, $29/yr outside Lane. Digital subscriptions are $23/yr. Subscribe at: http://mckenzieriverreflectionsnewspaper.com/catalog/subscriptions-0. Purchase copies online at: http://mckenzieriverreflectionsnewspaper.com/catalog/back-issues-0. Read about area communities including Cedar Flat, Walterville, Camp Creek, Leaburg, Vida, Nimrod, Finn Rock, Blue River, Rainbow and McKenzie Bridge.