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09 August 2013

Update: Amber Alert Vehicle Found

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Update (12:25pm): Police officials say the suspects vehicle has been found in a very remote, mountainous area of Idaho, about six miles outside of the city of Cascade. A man and woman believed to m ...

09 August 2013

New Fire Prompts Evacuation Notices

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Several fires in our region continue to burn... and are still growing.This morning officials announced another Oregon town is at risk.Pre-evacuation notices are being issued to residents in John Day ...

08 August 2013

Town-Hall Meeting At The Jackson County Fairgrounds

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

A lot of opinions tonight on the future of the Jackson County Fair after a not so successful season-- residents put in their two cents on how to keep the tradition alive.  About 200 residents went ...

08 August 2013

Putting Southern Oregon Wildfires In Perspective

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Firefighters across southern Oregon have been busy trying to contain a number of wildfires that have burned at least 71,594 acres as of Thursday morning. Over the past few weeks we've taken you insi ...

08 August 2013

Smoke Got You Down? You're Not Alone.

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Doctors are reporting the smoke is starting to get to people...but not in ways you might think. Doctors and psychologists said they've seen more people depressed or anxious because of all this smoke ...

08 August 2013

Latest Fire Information

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Last updated 9:32am August 9, 2013 Updates are highlighted in orange for easy identification of new information. The Douglas Complex is at 44,045 acres and 32% containment. This complex is located ...

08 August 2013

Missing White City Man

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The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is asking for your help in the search for a missing Southern Oregon man. Officials say 25 year old Christopher Jon Evans was last seen on May 29 of this year, ...

07 August 2013

Wolf Creek Evacuations Reduced

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

A sigh of relief tonight for some Wolf Creek residents who can finally go home after fire from the Douglas Complex forced them to evacuate for almost two weeks. A community meeting at the Wolf Cree ...

07 August 2013

Crews Battle Lightning-Caused Fires as Thunderstorms Loom

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

On top of the wildfires already burning in Southern Oregon, lightning sparked about 16 more fires in the early hours of Wednesday morning as a thunderstorm rolled through. Officials said crews are w ...

07 August 2013

More Than Just Firefighters Fighting Fires

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We all know there are thousands of firefighters on the front lines battling the flames.But behind the scenes another very important operation is happening."It's definitely a vital part of the firefi ...