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DEQ Fines 2 in Sherman County

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality issued 28 penalties totaling $571,755 in February and March for various environmental violations. Two of the fines occurred in Sherman County. The Biggs Service District was fined $1,950 for water quality […]

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State agencies ask Oregonians to voluntarily refrain from outdoor burning while communities respond to COVID-19

(SALEM, Ore.) — In response to the “Stay Home, Save Lives” Executive Order to reduce the effects of the COVID-19 virus, a coalition of Oregon state agencies are asking Oregonians to voluntarily refrain from conducting outdoor burning. […]

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State agencies ask Oregonians to voluntarily refrain from outdoor burning while communities respond to COVID-19

(SALEM, Ore.) — In response to the “Stay Home, Save Lives” Executive Order to reduce the effects of the COVID-19 virus, a coalition of Oregon state agencies are asking Oregonians to voluntarily refrain from conducting […]