US begins removing dams to restore ecosystems

A massive dam removal project is underway in California and Oregon as part of an effort to restore ecosystems along with rivers in the United States. So far more than 2,000 dams have been removed in the U.S.

2 brothers presumed dead in Oregon after raft flips on river

The brothers, ages 66 and 67, and a 61-year-old man were trying to cross the Clackamas River to access Austin Hot Springs when their raft overturned and sent all three men down river, the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday.