Hundreds of antique dealers filled the streets of Coburg, Ore. with collectibles Sunday for the town's 27th annual Antique and Vintage Fair. The event, put on by the coburg Antique Mall, draws thousands to the town to hunt for those hard-to-find pieces from years gone by.
Competition at the 7th annual Benton County Chili Cook-Off was heating up the Benton County Fairgrounds Sunday as teams of the county’s public safety officials brought their best culinary prowess to chili connoisseurs.
Fire crews are working through the tough terrain west of Cottage Grove to fight the nearly 750 acre Yellow Point Fire. "Low humidity, high temperatures, very tough terrain and a lot of timber - so all the ingredients and recipe of a tough fire," said Tom Fields of the Oregon Department of Forestry.
An unchecked wildfire forced families to evacuate their homes in north Corvallis Friday night, the Corvallis Police Department said. Officials downgraded the evacuation order to level 2 at around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, allowing families to return home.
Firefighters are working to douse over a dozen small grass fires burning along Interstate 5 near Myrtle Creek Thursday night after they were sparked by a van with a malfunctioning catalytic converter, Douglas County Fire Officials said.