Articles tagged with: wildfire

09 September 2014

New evacuation orders for Happy Camp Complex fires

Posted in Local

Siskiyou County, -- The Siskiyou County Sheriff issued a new mandatory evacuation order for the Happy Camp Complex fires in Northern California. There's been an increase of fire activity on the on t ...

08 September 2014

Yosemite National Park wildfire forces 100 hikers to evacuate

Posted in Regional

Yosemite Village, Calif. -- A 700 acre wildfire burning in Yosemite National Park forced the evacuation of some 100 hikers on Sunday. The meadow fire started burning early Sunday afternoon in Yosemi ...

04 September 2014

UPDATE: Van traveling on I-5 sparked Myrtle Creek fires

Posted in Local

Myrtle Creek, Ore. -- Several grass fires near Myrtle Creek are slowing traffic on I-5. According to the Douglas County Fire Protection Association at least two fires were reported around 6:30 Thur ...

28 August 2014

Happy Camp Complex Fire starting evacuations

Posted in Local

Updated (8/29 2pm) The Happy Camp Complex Fire continues to grow and there is no sign of letting up. Fire activity increased dramatically yesterday afternoon and grew to more than 44,500 acres. Tha ...

07 August 2014

Rowena wildfire grows to 1900 acres

Posted in Regional

(KGW) Fire officials say that the Rowena fire has grown to 1900 acres. 275 homes are under Level-3 evacuation, (approximately 600 people displaced), and 600 homes are threatened.The Rowena fire bega ...

01 August 2014

Beaver Complex fire update

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- According to officials the Beaver Complex consists of two fires: Salt Creek Fire and Oregon Gulch Fire. The Salt Creek Fire is at 108 acres as of 12:50 p.m. The fire is 20 miles nor ...

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, ...

25 July 2014

Wildfire breaks out near Beatty

Posted in Local

Update (7/25 5 p.m.) Ferguson Fire update. The fire has threatened 20 homes and residents are under a ready to leave advisory. Estimated growth of the fire is 150 to 200 acres and cause is undeter ...

21 July 2014

Buzzard Complex Fire

Posted in Regional, Weather

Central Ore. -- The largest wildfire burning in Oregon right now has scorched more than 395,000 acres. The Buzzard Complex is burning about 45 miles northeast of Burns, in Central Oregon. According ...

14 July 2014

White River wildfire

Posted in Regional

White River Canyon, Ore. --  Firefighters working night shift on the 570-acre White River Fire, which started Saturday afternoon in the White River Wild & Scenic Area 12 miles west of Tygh Vall ...