You've seen them - and heard them - before: Salvation Army bell ringers, stationed outside stores at the holidays.
The Salvation Army uses money from the donations to help families in need, especially during the holiday season.
But imposters have been pocketing donations for themselves.
Deputies found a homeless man dead in a tent just outside the city limits off Highway 20 on Sunday, the Linn County Sheriff's Office said.
Water from the weekend storm forced plant workers to be shuttled via boat.
The "atmospheric river" event of December 19 to December 22 dumped several inches of rain and wrought havok on roads across Western Oregon.
With winter now officially here, Crater Lake is kicking off the season with free snowshoe tours every day through January 4, except Christmas Day.
Two men entered the Jacksons convenience store in Notus, Idaho, early Wednesday morning and shot and killed 25-year-old Chris Reese of the small community of Roswell.
The 1964 Christmas Flood of December 1964 and January 1965 killed 17 people. Thousands of people had to be evacuated. Mudslides and flood waters damaged dozens of roads and bridges.
Jamie Foster has lived right on the water for about 25 years, so he is no stranger to flooding.
Why does he still live here?
"I always have," he said Sunday after he rowed up to his mailbox. "I mean it's just fun, excitement."
A jail inmate slipped out of an exam room at an urgent care clinic and escaped custody Sunday afternoon.