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Wildfire snarls traffic on I-5

Rogue River, Ore. – A wildfire burning near Interstate 5 caused a traffic backup that stretched for over ten miles Thursday afternoon. Traffic began to slow around 3:00 p.m. after the fire started near milepost 53 between Rogue River and Grants Pass. …

Medford convenience store in flames

Medford, or.- Medford Fire and Rescue are investigating what caused a convenience store to catch fire in Medford. Crews responded to the Crown Market store on South Pacific Highway before midnight last night. Officials say the flames started in the back of …

Wildfire smoke impacting air quality in Oregon

Medford, Ore. —  Smoke from wildfires is causing some air quality concerns. The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality released an advisory Thursday. The message is especially important for people with asthma and heart disease as well as pregnant women, young children and the …

Modoc July Complex 91% contained

Modoc National Forest, Calif. – A series of fire that have burned over 83,000 acres in northern California are 91% contained. As of August 10 at 12:00 p.m., the U.S. Forest Service said 1,227 personnel are working to suppress the lightning-sparked Modoc …

Cave Junction auto recycling yard catches fire

Cave Junction, Ore. – Multiple agencies are working to contain a small fire burning off Redwood Highway (OR 199) in Cave Junction. According to the Oregon Department of Forestry’s Southwest Oregon District, the fire was estimated at 2 to 3 acres as …
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