Articles tagged with: fire

15 May 2014

Arson investigation in Klamath Fallls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Police in Klamath Falls are trying to figure out what caused a handful of mobile homes to burn Wednesday...and the mobile home park on Hope Street is now being processed as a ...

14 May 2014

7 Mobile homes burn in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- At least 7 homes have been damaged in a late afternoon fire at a Klamath Falls mobile home park on the 1600 block of Hope Street. Scott Rice of Klamath County Fire District #1 ...

13 May 2014

Fire destroys home in West Klamath

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A home in West Klamath burned to the ground this morning. Investigators still aren't sure what sparked the fire. The fire broke out at a home on Peggy Avenue just before 5:AM. ...

08 May 2014

Homeowner said smoke alarm saved her life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Wimer, Ore. -- A burning ember may be to blame for the fire that tore through a Wimer family's roof. Homeowner Sue Ann Wardle said she and her husband were just about to go to bed when she heard a s ...

08 May 2014

Rural Rogue River home catches fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Multiple fire agencies responded to the 9000 block of East Evans Creek Road in rural Rogue River for a house fire around 9:40pm Wednesday night. According to Evans Valley Fire Distr ...

05 May 2014

Wildfire turns deadly in Oklahoma

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  At least one person is dead and thousands have been evacuated as a deadly wildfire burns near Guthrie, Oklahoma. A 56-year-old man died after he chose not to evacuate his home near Guth ...

04 May 2014

Grants Pass woman left with no where to go after house fire

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --  Brittany Asher has two children and no place to sleep Sunday night. "I have a six month old baby and an eight-year-old son and now everything is gone."Asher in shock  Sunday ...

01 May 2014

May is "Wildfire Awareness" month

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- May is "Wildfire Awareness" month and the Oregon Department of Forestry is hoping you'll do your part to prevent fires. There's a lot at stake: in 2013, three firefighters died bat ...

30 April 2014

UPDATE: Cause of fire and names released in deadly Rogue River house fire

Posted in Local

Update (5/1 9:30pm): Police say a burning cigarette left on a couch started the fire that killed two people early Wednesday morning. 77 year-old Thoedore Stanfield and 56 year-old Karen Crayne died ...

29 April 2014

Fire spreads through aprtment complex near North Medford High School

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- An apartment complex on North Keene Way Drive caught fire at around 2:30am Tuesday morning. Medford Fire officials say the fire was relatively small, but it was burning by an air v ...