Articles tagged with: fire

11 July 2014

Two suspicious fires break out in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Two suspicious fires broke out early Friday morning. The calls came in just 20 minutes apart. The first call was at about 2:50 a.m. A small fire broke out in a shed-like structure n ...

09 July 2014

Reports of multiple fires in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- There have been reports of multiple fires in Medford this morning. First, a small grass fire near 4th and Holly at around 4:40 a.m. Medford fire crews arrived on scene and put it ou ...

26 June 2014

Update: Historic warehouse fire

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire investigators are using heavy machinery to determine what caused a downtown Medford warehouse to burn to the ground Wednesday. Investigators started with an aerial lift to map ...

26 June 2014

Early morning house fire on Bryant Street

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A fire broke out at a duplex home early Thursday morning on Bryant Street. The call came in at about 2:30 a.m. Medford police were the first to arrive on scene and Medford Fire Batt ...

25 June 2014

UPDATE: Crews mopping up following 3rd alarm fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A 3rd alarm fire broke out early Wednesday morning in downtown Medford in the area of West Fifth Street and North Fir Street. Medford, Ore. -- A 3rd alarm fire broke ...

17 June 2014

Simulated firefight gets neighborhood attention

Posted in Local, Weather

Grants Pass, Ore. -- All the predictions are leading fire officials to suspect an extremely active wildfire season in 2014. Fire crews in Grants Pass are testing their response with the area's strik ...

16 June 2014

Fire danger level climbs to high

Posted in Local

Medford Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry is elevating the fire threat for Jackson and Josephine counties. Starting Monday, the fire danger level has been raised to "high" (yellow). Among ot ...

07 June 2014

Two Bulls Wildfire burns in Central Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Update (6/11 5pm) Crews near Bend continue mop up operations on the 6,900 acre Two Bulls Fire. The blaze is about 40 percent contained as of Wednesday night. Fire officials say chilly weather overn ...

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 ...