Articles tagged with: fire

24 July 2014

Medford serial arsonist strikes again

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Update: Medford's serial arsonist strikes again. The person is  believed to have started fires at four different locations in just the last 24-hours, all in the downtown area. Medf ...

15 July 2014

Suspicious fire burns home

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Fire crews responded to two fires on S. Grape Street Tuesday morning. The first call came in just after 4:00 a.m. near S. Grape and 9th Street. Power lines exploded as a she ...

14 July 2014

Police: Truck fire added to list of 8 recent arsons and 7 vehicle fires

Posted in Local

 A truck cab bursts into flames early in the morning, as the string of mysterious fires continues. Police now believe it too was arson. "We run down there and the whole trucks on fire," says Medfor ...

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

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 ...