SOUTHERN OREGON — Rainy weather might be in the forecast, but the Oregon Department of Forestry’s Southwest District says we aren’t out of fire season just yet. ODF says this year’s fire season is on track with last year, when ...

MEDFORD. Ore — The Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest District has decreased the fire danger level to “moderate,” on its lands following the rain across the region over the weekend. The new level, currently in effect as of Sunday, allows ...

KENO, Ore. — The Bear Flat Fire near Keno continues to burn in the Klamath River Canyon. The Fire Information Officer for the Southern Central Oregon Fire Management Partnership, Tamara Schmidt, says the fire is estimated to have burned 50 ...

Update (09-08-21 9:50 a.m.) – The Oregon Department of Forestry said the Fielder Creek Fire was completely lined Wednesday morning. Firefighters reportedly have access to hose lines anywhere on the fire, which was determined to be 32 acres in size. ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — After nearly 40 days, the Bootleg Fire is 100% contained. Public Information Officer for the Oregon Department of Forestry Klamath District, Jennifer Case, says a small Type 3 Incident Management Team is still working on mop-up. ...

LAKEVIEW, Ore — Evacuations are in place for the Patton Meadow fire in Lake County according to the South Central Oregon Fire Management Partnership. “This afternoon’s thunderstorm activity, including dry lightning in Klamath and Lake counties, resulted in two new ...

NEAR TENNANT, Ca. — The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office has upgraded its evacuation warning for Antelope Creek near Tennant, California to an evacuation order. It says people must leave due to a wildfire. It asks people in that area to ...

JOSEPHINE CO., Ore. — Rural Metro Fire Department wants you to be prepared to defend your property this fire season. It suggests cleaning gutters, sub-flooring, and attic vents of pine needles and other outdoor debris. Fire Chief, Austin Prince, says ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Wildfires are raging across the West, and here in southern Oregon, recent lightning storms and red flag conditions are not helping efforts. Today I got up close with some of the brave people who quite literally, face ...

SOUTHERN OREGON — Thunderstorms crossing through the region are keeping fire crews busy this weekend. The Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest District says around 14 fires in its district started because of lightning Friday evening. Most areas where fires have ...

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