Posts tagged oregon

a street lined with yellow and red trees
Fall Street
Trees with fall colors along a curved street
Fall Color
abandoned cement structure in the woods
dischenge
a path through trees with early fall colors
Path
gazettetimes.com
"Our students in general have been extremely mindful of health issues and I hope that continues, not only for students but for community members throughout the county."
No, the university made the decision to open campus in a pandemic with full knowledge that outbreaks are happening at campuses across the country. They are risking the health of the community and they shouldn’t frame it as up to the students.
oregonlive.com
"More than a half dozen of the worst fires in the state will continue burning and requiring active firefighting “until winter rains fall,” the state’s expert cautioned."
The fires here aren’t something that will be done quickly.
Hazelnut orchard in front of a red barn
Hazelnuts
Large mossy tree in the foreground, stairs built into a hill in the background
Forest Stairs
Black and white picture of Willamette River
River Texture
Willamette River panorama with a kayak at the far right
Socially Distant
nytimes.com
"Federal tactical teams that have clashed with protesters in Portland in recent weeks will soon be leaving the city, Gov. Kate Brown of Oregon said Wednesday."
Relieved to hear this.

Update: Surprise! Now, not true. Article I linked has been updated to the headline: Federal Agents Agree to Withdraw From Portland, With Conditions. Those Conditions? Never! (Paraphrasing.)
The Independent
"'I was enraged simply because I did not think they were taking their oath of office seriously or they were compromising their oath of office,' Mr David told The Independent. 'So I actually went down because I wanted to talk to them about it.'"
This is awful. We should all be enraged.
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