Quality News

Air quality alert issued for Central Ohio on Monday

MORPC advises active children, the elderly, and people with asthma and COPD are more likely to suffer an increase in the number and severity of symptoms during an Air Quality Alert. To decrease the potential for health issues, sensitive groups of ...and more »

Sisters air quality 'hazardous' due to wildfire smoke

SISTERS, Ore. - Oregon Department of Environmental Quality and Deschutes County Public Health officials advised people around Sisters on Sunday to take health precautions from hazardous levels of smoke caused by several nearby wildfires. The region ...

Quality pre-schools pay off in big way

1 among students from 72 countries in mathematics, science and reading. But looking at the powerful body of research on the benefits of quality early childhood care and education, should Singapore be shooting for the top in pre-school education instead?and more »

Air Quality Update & Timing of Tomorrow's Partial Solar Eclipse

Smoke, Haze, and Clouds rolling in this afternoon causing some Moderate to Unhealthy for Sensitive Group Air Quality at 2 pm. We will warm up in the 70s and low 80s this afternoon with partly cloudy skies. Also, here is a look at the timing of ...and more »

Air quality 'hazardous' in Sisters as Milli Fire burns

Smoke was so thick in Sisters on Sunday morning that the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality and Deschutes County Public Health department issued an air quality warning advising people around Sisters to take health precautions from hazardous ...and more »