Politics

Gov. Brown holds wildfire press conference

WATCH: Governor Kate Brown will hold a wildfire press briefing Thursday at 1 p.m. She’ll be joined by Mariana Ruiz-Temple, State Fire Marshal; Doug Grafe, Chief of Fire Protection at the Oregon Department of Forestry; Andrew Phelps, Director of the Oregon Office …

Governor Brown holds another wildfire press briefing

WATCH: Oregon Governor Kate Brown will hold another press conference addressing the state’s wildfire response at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 10. She’ll be joined by Mariana Ruiz-Temple, Chief Deputy State Fire Marshal at the Office of the State Fire Marshal; Doug …

Federal reaction to Almeda Fire in Rogue Valley

Congressman Greg Walden said Governor Brown has already asked the federal government for assistance. He said he’s been in contact with the White House, he and Senator Jeff Merkley’s office will follow up urging prompt consideration for FEMA funding. Nicole CostantinoNicole Costantino …