Bear Creek Greenway

Men arrested for starting greenway fire

MEDFORD, Ore. – Two men were arrested after they allegedly started a fire along the Bear Creek Greenway. According to Medford police, at about 8:00 Wednesday night George Savage and Luis Valdez were allegedly smoking methamphetamine at a homeless camp behind Target. …

Bear Creek Greenway fires under investigation

MEDFORD, Ore. — Firefighters in Medford are still investigating four fires that started along the Bear Creek Greenway on August 31st. Fire crews were called to the Greenway last Friday evening. As fire fighters worked to put out the flames, more fires …

Burned body found within Penninger Fire perimeter

Update (07/20/18 4:03 p.m.) – Investigators have identified a man whose body was found within the area burned in Tuesday’s Penninger Fire in Central Point. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said 60-year-old Robert Lee Walker died as a result of “thermal injuries …