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South Obenchain Fire burns over 30,000 acres

UPPER ROGUE AREA, Ore. — The South Obenchain Fire has burned just over 32,000 acres. The Oregon Department of Forestry says the fire is 20% contained. It says steep terrain is making it difficult for fire crews. ODF says the main priority …

Two people escape burning semi

Wolf Creek, Ore.- Two people managed to escape a burning semi-truck without injury early Friday morning. According to Rural Metro Fire, several people called 911 just before 5:30 a.m. regarding a burning semi on I-5 near milepost 73. When firefighters arrived, they …