PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- The West Nile virus is back in Oregon, health officials said Wednesday.
Authorities detected the mosquitoes in Malheur County in southeast Oregon and are warning residents statewide to take precautions.
Remove standing water from your property, use mosquito repellant containing DEET and cover your arms and legs when you're in an area prone to mosquitoes.
Except in extreme cases, symptoms of West Nile virus are similar to the flu.
The record cold temperatures throughout Oregon continue to rewrite the history books, or at least add new chapters to them.
It was billed as The Holy War when Jesuit faced off against Central Catholic at Jeld-Wen Field for the 6A state football championship. And it was a battle, indeed.
Kelsey McCune was arrested for allegedly kidnapping an Oregon City teenager earlier this week, the daughter of one of his friends.
The Meyers family in Milwaukie opened their home a year ago to sell Christmas trees. They're doing it again this year, but not to make money for themselves. The money they're raising is helping pay for their daughter's medical treatments.