Articles tagged with: Oregon

31 July 2014

ODF Issues level three evacuations for residents near Pinehurst area fire

Posted in Local

Update (7/31 9:30pm): Officials have again revised the approximate size of the fire to 5,300 acres. The fire has grown approximately 5,000 acres in less than 5 hours. Level 3 evacuations are still i ...

31 July 2014

Missing Illinois man in remote area of Lake County found

Posted in Local

Update (7/31 11 a.m.) Officials say the missing teen in northern Lake County has been found alive. He is being taken to a hospital for evaluation. Lake County, Ore. -- Lake County Sheriff's deput ...

30 July 2014

Fourmile Lake fire update

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore -- Fire crews have been able to hold a fire burning near Fourmile Lake to under 100 acres. The 'Launch' fire was first reported Monday morning. The fire isn't accessible by road, ...

30 July 2014

Medford to have more resources for people with mental health issues

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Starting tomorrow, Medford will have more resources for people who struggle with mental health issues.Tomorrow the Medford Drop will have their grand opening from 3:00 – 6:00 in ...

30 July 2014

Firefighter dies accidentally at Fourmile Lake

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Southern Oregon's fire season has claimed a life a 21-year-old firefighter who has died at the Launch fire near Fourmile Lake in Klamath County. NBC5's Christine Pitawanich s ...

29 July 2014

Search continues for Oregon mom

Posted in Local

Dundee, Ore. --- (KGW)  Photos captured from a gas station surveillance camera in Newberg, Oregon show the last moment family members know about, in the mysterious disappearance of a Dundee mom and ...

29 July 2014

Phone scam hits Jackson and Coos counties

Posted in Local

Jackson and Coos County, Ore. -- Jackson and Coos County Sheriff's Offices are issuing an urgent warning to residents about a new telephone scam. The Sheriff's Offices says an unknown male caller is ...

28 July 2014

Selma fire threatening structures

Posted in Local

Update (7/29 12:20 p.m.): Josephine County Emergency Services says a LEVEL 1 Evacuation is being requested for residents on WildPark Lane near the Reeves Creek Fire. A LEVEL 1 Evacuation means 'be r ...

28 July 2014

Wildfire sparks in hills near Central Point

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A wildfire in the hills above Central Point has Oregon Department of Forestry crews in overdrive this morning. Helicopter after helicopter drops water on a fire in the hills a ...

28 July 2014

Medford Police searching for couple using stolen checks

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are looking for 20-year-old Alicia Mather and 23-year-old Timothy Mini. MPD say they were able to identify the two suspects with Facebook tips. Both suspects were cau ...