Fire Season Starts

, Written by RaeAnn Christensen, Posted in Local, Posted: Mon, June 3 2013 at 6:30 PM, Updated: Mon, June 3 2013 at 12:53 PM

     Today is the official start of fire season in Southwest Oregon.
     This is more than two weeks earlier than last year.
     Fire officials say they're ready.
     NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen has the story.

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RaeAnn Christensen

NBC 5 News Reporter and Weather Forecaster RaeAnn Christensen earned a Bachelors degree from Weber State University, majoring in Communications and Broadcast Journalism.

RaeAnn started her career as a Producer for two local stations where she grew up in Utah. Working for the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City, she won local awards for producing, and also became an Emmy award winning producer.

RaeAnn enjoys traveling, hiking, biking, cooking, country dancing, and spending time with her family and friends.

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