Articles tagged with: July2013Fires

29 July 2013

Klamath Falls Interagency Fire Center

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Many wildfire battles in Klamath and Lake counties are fought from the Klamath Falls Interagency fire center... "Gathering weather intel, tracking resources, and we have folks assigned to supporting ...

29 July 2013

Tips For Fire Evacuations

Posted in Regional

With evacuations in place residents of Josephine County need to have a plan...make a kit...and get informed. During a wildfire...if you are advised to do so evacuate immediately. Take your disaster ...

28 July 2013

Fires Continue To Burn in Josephine County

Posted in Local

Josephine County is also seeing their fair share of wildfires still burning. The Big Windy Fire, located 10 miles west of Galice, has grown to at least 1,500 acres. Bear Camp Road has been closed be ...

28 July 2013

Preparing For the Worst

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

The quick spread of the Douglas Complex Fires has residents nearby feeling anxious, worried and stressed about preparing to evacuate. Even though some have not been forced to evacuate yet, they are ...

28 July 2013

A Closer Look at the Douglas Complex Fire

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

The Douglas Complex fire was started early Friday morning after a lightning storm hit the area. The wildfire is a series of fires in the general area. It is divided in three different branches. The ...

28 July 2013

The Douglas Complex Fire Prompts More Evacuations

Posted in Local

Officials have evacuated more residents whose homes are in danger near the Douglas Complex Fire near the Josephine and Douglas Dounty border. The latest evacuations are in effect for the Poorman Cre ...

27 July 2013

UPDATE: Douglas Complex Fire Prompts Evacuations While Growing

Posted in Local

Update 10:30 AM, Sunday July 28: Late Saturday night Governor John Kitzhaber declared the Douglas Complex Fire a conflagration. More than 750 fire crews from around the region have been called in. ...

27 July 2013

Douglas County Fires

Posted in Local

Evacuation orders are in effect tonight for residents near the Douglas Complex fire which is burning near the Douglas and Josephine county lines. NBC-5's Roma Villavicencio went to the command post ...

27 July 2013

Valley's Smoke Filled Air Bad for Health

Posted in Local

With all the smoke filling the Southern Oregon skies, it's taking its toll on our health. NBC-5's Dr. Robin Miller says try to stay indoors, especially those with emphysema, asthma, or lung disease. ...

27 July 2013

Illinois Valley Fire District Seeks Volunteers

Posted in Local

Calling all volunteers, the Illinois Valley Fire District is asking for your help. Call volumes in the area are increasing and staff numbers are at an all-time low. That's why fire officials say the ...