extreme fire danger

Almeda fire stretches from Ashland to Medford

For alerts, visit: https://jacksoncountyor.org/emergency/Resources/Citizen-Alert ASHLAND, Ore. – Crews are tackling a fast-moving fire that started in the City of Ashland, burned through Talent, Phoenix, and into parts of Medford. The fire has been officially named the Glendower fire, but has also been …

Extreme fire danger in Lake, Klamath counties

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath and Lake counties will be going into ‘extreme’ fire danger starting Friday. “Our fuel conditions are right on track.”  Notes Randall Baley of the Oregon Department of Forestry.  “We’re at extreme level now from our fine fuels …

ODF urges public awareness of fire danger

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Forestry is urging community members to use extra caution when spending time outdoors. Monday, July 9 was a challenging day for ODF’s Southwest Oregon District and all of the fires that day have been …