Ashland Fire and Rescue

Ashland unveils new smoke info website

ASHLAND, Ore.– The City of Ashland has unveiled a new website to help people through the worst of fire season. The website is called Smokewise Ashland. It’s been in the works for the past two years. In it, information on smoke, health, …

Fire safety preparation

MEDFORD, Ore. – It’s officially fire season in parts of Southern Oregon. There haven’t been any major events yet, but officials say now is the time to get prepared. While you can’t control the heat, you can help prevent fires from spreading …

Fires, floods and evacuation plans

ASHLAND, Ore.– Ashland is rethinking it’s evacuation plans in the event of an emergency. Heavy rain and snow this week, and at times, hazardous road conditions are providing yet another reason for the city to reconsider its plans. After this summer’s deadly Camp fire …

Suspect in custody after car chase

ASHLAND, Ore. — A suspect is in custody after a chase that crossed state lines and ended in Ashland. It happened just before 7 A.M. Thursday morning. According to the Ashland Police Department, a stolen vehicle was reported to police in California …