You don't have to sell people in the state of Jefferson on the region's charms. And tourism certainly helps pay the bills around here.
But are we getting a rep as a place that's on fire or smoky or both? It's been a rough fire season, with a number of events canceled by smoke concerns.
We also visit with an Rita Manley-King, owner of Big Foot RV Park and Cabins in Happy Camp, where smoke was especially bad.