disaster

Red Cross training volunteers

Medford, Ore. —  The Red Cross will be training people next week — before sending them across the country. And they’re asking you to consider joining them. “That’s why the Red Cross is there, to help people in need, wherever and whenever,” …

Emergency prepardness fair

Medford, Ore., — Emergency agencies and non-profits from around the valley are helping families gear up for disasters. Today from 10 to 2, the “Are You Ready” fair was held at the Rogue Valley Mall. The fair gave away safety and preparedness …

The Boles Fire: 2 years later

Weed, Calif. — 2 years ago, an unattended campfire on a dry windy day became the Boles Fire, threatening Weed elementary and destroying over 150 structures, many of them homes… Retired Weed Fire Chief Darin Quigley said, “We lost the first home, …