Articles tagged with: fire

06 June 2014

Central Point: Second fire erupts as crews contain first

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore.--  Flames engulfed trees and blackberry bushes close to two homeowners Friday evening. Celestino Rodriguez said, "We started to see the flame came real high then we get some wat ...

06 June 2014

Grants Pass mobile home fire ruled as arson

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass man is in jail after allegedly setting fire to the mobile home he called home.  The fire broke out on the 3900 block of Highland Avenue just after 9 PM on Thursda ...

06 June 2014

Fire erupts in Eagle Point home

Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Multiple fire crews responded to reports of a house fire in the 12000 block of Highway 62. The calls came in just before 1 a.m. Friday morning. Fire officials say the fire appea ...

05 June 2014

Chicken coop grass fire

Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A grass fire sparked early Thursday morning in Jacksonville. Applegate Valley Fire District 9 responded to the fire on Highway 238 and Longnecker Road at about 3 a.m. Fire Dist ...

02 June 2014

Fire season could cost you

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- The dry conditions could make this one of the costliest fire seasons in Oregon history. "The forest fuels, vegetation is very dry," comments Brian Ballou, who works at the O ...

30 May 2014

Medford grass ordinance to take effect

Posted in Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- With both warm weather and fire season on their way, the city of Medford is getting ready to issue fines if you have out of control dry grass on your property. Starting June 1st, th ...

27 May 2014

RAW VIDEO: Dash cam footage of Cave Junction fire

Posted in Local

Check out the raw dash cam video of the Takilma Road fire in Cave Junction on May 26th, 2014. (Approximately 35 min.) Video provided by the Illinois Valley Fire District. More details: http://on.k ...

27 May 2014

Alaska wildfire grows

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kasilof, Alaska -- (KTUU) The "Funny River" wildfire burning on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula is growing. Heavy winds reinvigorated the fire Sunday afternoon, fueling the flames and forcing more evacuat ...

27 May 2014

Fire sends two to hospital, amid explosions and artillary

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. -- A Cave Junction home erupts in flames. "There's butane. There's butane gas!" cries an unseen woman, heard on the dash cam, "Please not the house, not the house!"This dash cam ...

27 May 2014

Ashland homes saved due to recently cut grass

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Fire fighters working in Ashland say a well-kept lawn is the reason why some homeowners still have a home. A grass fire broke out in a field around a home in the 100 block of Pompa ...