The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council has proclaimed July 23 National Hot Dog Day.
Watch All in a Day's Drive Wednesdays on KMTR NewsSource 16 at 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Between Eugene and Salem, there are plenty of natural wonders that you can enjoy, including juicy fruit or a cold beer in your hand.
But you'll have to get off the interstate to find them.
In this week's all in a day's drive, we're taking a trip to short boat ride to Independence.
A manhunt for an armed and dangerous murder suspect on a motorcyle is taking place in a remote wooded area just north of the Oregon/California border.
A Klamath County wildfire that forced over 100 people to evacuate their homes Sunday afternoon was more destructive than authorities initially believed, as officials raise the total of structures burned from 20 to 33.
Wildfires in southeastern Oregon have burned almost 90,000 acres since a rash of lightning scraped across the state last weekend.
The fires are being managed together in a unit dubbed the Buzzard Complex.
The Buzzard is the largest fire burning the U.S., in the state - Oregon - with the most active large fires.
So far, firefighters have received a report of a barn lost the flames in the sparsely populated corner of the state.
But the fire threatens livestock, ranch buildings and sage grouse habitat, fire managers said.
Imagine this: working manual labor for 12 hours in 90+ degree weather.
Swastikas scribbled all over a mailbox adjacent to a national Jewish fraternity's University of Oregon house is under investigation by local police.
"Not only is it a destruction of property, but it represents a symbol that strikes fear in an entire community," said Lt. Doug Mozan, "and we are committed to the safety of that community."
It isn't clear whether the fraternity was a direct target or just near the vandalism.
But members of Alpha Epsilon Pi said this isn't the first time an incident like this has happened to them.
Sheriff's deputies and firefighters rescued a man who was trapped in rushing water at the base of a southwestern Washington waterfall after his legs got caught in rocks.
In just a few days, 1,600 athletes from 200 countries will gather at Hayward Field for the IAAF Junior World Championships.
And if you want to go, Kidsports may be your ticket in with a $5 special for your family.
Now through July 21, all famillies of Kidsports participants are welcome to purchase a maximum of 8 general tickets at that price.
A mandatory evacuation has been downgraded to standby as firefighters make progress containing the Moccasin Hill Fire north of Sprague River.