Birthdays
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Lucy I. Todd will be 100 years old on Feb. 24, 2017. A small celebration will be held at the home of her daughter, Carol Turner, where she currently lives.

  • Steve Renquist OSU Master Gardener
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Question: For most of my long gardening career, I have had great success growing fruits and vegetables in the mild climate of Douglas County. Then, during the past three to four years, I began losing crops to insect pests or disease. It started with small white worms or larvae getting into m…

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Some travelers from a handful of states may be in for a huge, unpleasant surprise next year when they find that their driver’s licenses aren’t sufficient to get them through airport security for a flight within the United States.

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Low dose CT scans are lowering the risk of radiation for patients who want to find out if their lungs are damaged by smoking, and a screening program is targeting people who’ve been long time smokers.

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This may be the best cheesecake I have ever had in my life — and much to my surprise, I made it.

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The past few years seem to be setting a challenging trend for gardeners in our region and across the country. Each year from 2013 to the present seems to be getting warmer and drier, and our state has been the unfortunate recipient of a few new invasive insects that challenge gardeners.

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Canada is throwing a party from coast to coast in 2017 to celebrate its 150th birthday as a nation, making this a great year to discover what’s new and exciting about our neighbor to the north.

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After my husband and I were married, we moved to a small town in Northern California. My husband was working as a youth pastor. Food and fellowship was something that the small community enjoyed.

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With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, here are some ideas a spectacular romantic February getaway? It’s certainly not too late. Here are some ideas for destinations that are a little off the beaten path.