Articles tagged with: Oregon

01 August 2014

Police: another suspected arsonist arrested

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say they arrested another suspected arsonist. 29 year old Gregory William Stabile has been charged with arson, after a female witness says she saw Stabile start a fir ...

31 July 2014

Oregon Gulch Fire near Pinehurst holding at 36,568 acres

Posted in Local

Update (8/4 10am): Fire officials say fire personnel made significant progress on the Oregon Gulch Fire. The fire has consumed 36,568 acres and is 20% contained. For the absolute latest updates, ...

31 July 2014

Missing Illinois man in remote area of Lake County found

Posted in Local

Update (7/31 11 a.m.) Officials say the missing teen in northern Lake County has been found alive. He is being taken to a hospital for evaluation. Lake County, Ore. -- Lake County Sheriff's deput ...

30 July 2014

Fourmile Lake fire update

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore -- Fire crews have been able to hold a fire burning near Fourmile Lake to under 100 acres. The 'Launch' fire was first reported Monday morning. The fire isn't accessible by road, ...

30 July 2014

Medford to have more resources for people with mental health issues

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Starting tomorrow, Medford will have more resources for people who struggle with mental health issues.Tomorrow the Medford Drop will have their grand opening from 3:00 – 6:00 in ...

30 July 2014

Firefighter dies accidentally at Fourmile Lake

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Southern Oregon's fire season has claimed a life a 21-year-old firefighter who has died at the Launch fire near Fourmile Lake in Klamath County. NBC5's Christine Pitawanich s ...

29 July 2014

Missing Oregon mom found dead

Update (8/7 8am) Dundee, Ore. -- (KGW) A day after the body of missing Dundee mom Jennifer Huston was found on a remote Sheridan property, officials have ruled her death a suicide. The Oregon State ...

29 July 2014

Phone scam hits Jackson and Coos counties

Posted in Local

Jackson and Coos County, Ore. -- Jackson and Coos County Sheriff's Offices are issuing an urgent warning to residents about a new telephone scam. The Sheriff's Offices says an unknown male caller is ...

28 July 2014

Selma fire threatening structures

Posted in Local

Update (7/29 12:20 p.m.): Josephine County Emergency Services says a LEVEL 1 Evacuation is being requested for residents on WildPark Lane near the Reeves Creek Fire. A LEVEL 1 Evacuation means 'be r ...

28 July 2014

Wildfire sparks in hills near Central Point

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A wildfire in the hills above Central Point has Oregon Department of Forestry crews in overdrive this morning. Helicopter after helicopter drops water on a fire in the hills a ...