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Local Siberian wildfire smoke reaches Oregon Siberian wildfire smoke reaches Oregon (Photo Gallery) (Video)
The smoke visible in the air of Eugene on Sunday and Monday is from wildfires burning in Siberia, according to the National Weather Service, the NASA Earth Observatory and the "Smog Blog" maintained by the University of Maryland.

State calls parents of boy who fell at Silver Falls State Park 'negligent' in counter-lawsuit

State calls parents of boy who fell at Silver Falls State Park 'negligent' in counter-lawsuit
Wilson Pelot. (Courtesy Pelot family)

Family of a Portland boy, who nearly died last year after a traumatic fall at Silver Falls State Park in Marion County, wants a court to hold the state responsible for what happened. The state has now filed a counter-suit calling the boy’s parents “negligent.”