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Winds send 100-foot tree smashing into NW Bend home

A massive windstorm ripping through the High Desert ripped a massive Douglas fir tree from its roots Friday morning, right into a home off Awbrey Road in northwest Bend.

6 Feb 2015, 9:05 pm | click here to view more

Avani heats things up with new "Carve" kitchen line

Luxury kitchen brand Avani has launched a new line, with the help of one of Canada's top design innovators.

6 Feb 2015, 8:15 am | click here to view more

Goodnight, Korbel

Korbel Sawmill, January 2015. Jan. 22, 2015. tardy afternoon sun brightened the red-blonde bundles of lumber stacked along the fence line and the big, pale-yellow mill sheds beyond. The scent of fresh-sawn wood permeated the air.

5 Feb 2015, 3:55 am | click here to view more

Walter Peak Land Restoration Project

Real Journeys is embarking on big scale restoration of its land at Walter Peak to ensure visitors continue to have an authentically New Zealand experience.

4 Feb 2015, 9:35 pm | click here to view more

Real Journeys to restore land at Walter Peak

Real Journeys is embarking on big scale restoration of its land at Walter Peak to ensure visitors continue to have an authentically New Zealand experience. Almost 90 hectares of wilding Douglas Fir will be removed by logging or spraying (around 40 hectares of the area consists of dense trees - the relax are scattered) in partnership with the Wakatipu Wilding Conifer Control Group (WCCG) and ...

4 Feb 2015, 8:40 pm | click here to view more

Reclaimed Timbers Find New Life as New Energy Works Timber Frame Home

New Energy Works Timberframers designs and builds custom timber frames structures using antique, FSC certified timbers reclaimed from the industrial and agrarian structures America was built on. (PRWeb January 31, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/reclaimed_timber/repurposed_newenergyworks/prweb12485411.htm

31 Jan 2015, 9:11 am | click here to view more

Happy Trails: How to keep it short and sweet

Chilliwack is surrounded by mountains offering a world of hiking right in our possess backyard.

27 Feb 2015, 3:06 pm | click here to view more

Two trees come home from garden show trip - Thu, 19 Feb 2015 PST

Last week was my annual sojourn to Seattle and the Northwest blossom and Garden Show. As always, it was wonderful to be in a place that was warmer than Spokane even with our recent run of record-breaking warmth. The display gardens were beautiful; many were full of forced tulips, daffodils and hyacinths that filled the air with the fragrance of spring. My favorite was one that featured ways to ...

19 Feb 2015, 12:13 pm | click here to view more

Pope Resources Reports Fourth Quarter Loss Of $3.2 Million After Recording $10.0 Million Environmental Charge

POULSBO, Wash., Feb. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pope Resources (NASDAQ:POPE) reported net loss attributable to unitholders of $3.2 million, or $0.75 per ownership unit, on revenue of $17.4 million for the ...

17 Feb 2015, 8:15 am | click here to view more

Project to clear wildings

A familiar landmark across Lake Wakatipu from Queenstown is about to undergo a radical change as part of a land restoration project. read more

17 Feb 2015, 10:40 am | click here to view more