• A good year for Huckleberries
  • Mt Hood Meadows Lift Ride
  • 2016 Jefferson County Fair
  • Annual Recreation Track Meet
  • Mt Hood on a Summer Day

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Community Calendar

Calendar Thu., Aug. 25, 2016

Community Calendar for Thursday August 25, 2016 Head Start and Early Head Start are closed thru September 5 in preparation for the new school year. There is a mandatory parent open house today between 9am and 4pm.  Classes will resume on September 6th. All Head Start classes

Elizabeth Smith

August 24th, 2016

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Local News

New Options at MHS this year

At Madras High School about 150 freshman have been attending school this month of a possible 180 incoming students.  They have been doing academic work in the mornings and have had opportunity to do sports or other extracurricular activities after noon.   High School age ...

Sue Matters

August 21st, 2016

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Puplic Comment is Now for Problem Roads Project

The 30 day period for public comment for the Upper Warm Springs Problem Roads Project Assessment is open until September 16th.  The Assessment presents an analysis of plans to comprehensively address roads causing a number of issues with water quality, fisheries and wildlife

Sue Matters

August 21st, 2016

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Madras High School Summer Bridge Program for Incoming 9th Graders

Incoming 9th grade students at Madras High School have the opportunity to take part in the new Summer Bridge Program.  The intent of the program is to allow new 9th graders to get a head start on high school by attending three weeks of introduction to some basic skill work ...

Elizabeth Smith

July 29th, 2016

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9,225 Acres Burned As Rattlesnake Fire Enters Mop Up Stage

The Rattlesnake Fire remained at 9,225 acres and 80 percent contained today.  Yesterday, helicopter bucket drops were used on hotspots within and along the perimeter.  Fire crews continued to work on securing containment lines.  Today’s plan is for fire crews to focus on mop

Elizabeth Smith

July 27th, 2016

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Rattlesnake Fire Burns Close to 5,000 Acre on WS Reservation

The Rattlesnake Fire, which began near Rattlesnake Springs on the Warm Springs Reservation Sunday afternoon, is burning in steep canyons and slopes of the sides of Webster Flats on the Warm Springs and Deschutes Rivers. It has so far burned an estimated 5,000 acres of brush,

Elizabeth Smith

July 25th, 2016

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