Fire

ODF: 200 lightning strikes in region

MEDFORD, Ore. — Southern Oregon got some much needed rain in the valley over the weekend, but it brought lightning with it. The Oregon Department of Forestry says there were over 200 lightning strikes in southwest Oregon. ODF said that there was …

Two fires start along Bear Creek Greenway

MEDFORD, Ore. – There were no reported injuries after two back-to-back fires along the Bear Creek Greenway in Medford. According to firefighters, the first fire happened Tuesday afternoon on the greenway behind the mall. They were able to knock down the flames …

Fire season could come early this year

MEDFORD, Ore.— Many people are enjoying the dry conditions and warm temperatures but it could be problematic when it comes to fire season. According to Brian Ballou, PIO for Oregon Department of Forestry, they’re looking at the possibility of an early fire …