MEDFORD, Ore.- The Oregon State Fire Marshal is awarding $6 million in grants to 191 fire agencies across the state. According to John Hendricks, Public Affairs Specialist with the Oregon State Fire Marshal, this grant funding is from the Wildfire ...

  WHITE CITY, Ore.– The Red Cross teamed up with Jackson County Fire District 3 for the Sound the Alarm event on April 6. Firefighters and Red Cross volunteers spent the afternoon installing free smoke alarms in homes throughout White ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – In preparation of warmer weather and fire season, Saturday (3/23/2024) local firefighters performed live fire training in Grants Pass. At the 1500 block of Murphy Creek Road in Grants Pass, different agencies collaborated on their live ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Forestry is hiring in preparation for fire season. According to their website, ODF is hiring seasonal workers such as firefighters and dispatchers, as well as external contractors. O DF public information officer ...

ANTARCTICA — Two Oregon firefighters have been deployed to Antarctica. The firefighters normally work for Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue, but they’ve been deployed with the Oregon Air National Guard unit to the southern-most continent. This is the first time ...

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. – An investigation is underway after a structure fire broke out in Cave Junction. According to the Illinois Valley Fire District, the fire broke out just before 11:00 Monday night on Takilma Road. IVFD says crews were ...

TALENT, Ore.- Firefighters responded to a kitchen fire on the afternoon of December 22nd that burned into the attic of a Talent home. Around 12:30 pm, Jackson County Fire 5 responded to Talent Avenue, where they discovered a stove had ...

OREGON – Oregon firefighters are in Kentucky and North Carolina this week helping with wildfires. Firefighters with Coos Forest Protective Agency, Oregon Department of Forestry, and the Douglas Forest Protective Association went to Kentucky and North Carolina under mutual assistance ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Anvil Fire, burning in the Grassy Knob Wilderness in Curry County is about 135 acres in size with no containment. The updated numbers coming to us from Oregon Emergency Management. That’s up from this morning’s update ...

  MEDFORD, Ore. – Oregon U.S. Senator Ron Wyden was in Medford Saturday, talking about fire season and federal firefighters. Senator Wyden met with fire officials about the current wildfire outlook for Southern Oregon. Wyden said this year’s fire season ...

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