Oregon Remains Dry With Slightly Below Average Snowpack

According to the latest numbers from NRCS, the statewide snowpack for Oregon is not too far below average for this time of year, coming in a 87%. And while that’s not bad, the state continues to struggle with very dry conditions. Scott Oviatt with Oregon’s NRCS said while the state is getting snow, most of […]

Oregon Counties Receive ReConnect Money

The USDA rolled out its first round of ReConnect Pilot Program funding Tuesday, and two Oregon counties will receive funds.  The Department will provide $6 million to expand high speed broadband infrastructure in Grant and Wheeler counties.  The program will provide e-connectivity for nearly 650 new customers.   Oregon Telephone Corporation will use the funds […]