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King of the Rogue rafting race cancelled

GOLD HILL, Ore. — The 6th annual King of the Rogue Race in Gold Hill has been cancelled. After poor air quality the last several weeks, organizers and competitors are pulling out of this weekends competition due to the unhealthy air. This …

Fewer home buyers due to smoke

https://youtu.be/4Nif05IHYlI MEDFORD, Ore. — While the smoke in Jackson and Josephine County linger, local real estate agents are seeing a reduced number of home buyers because of the poor air quality. Coldwell Banker Pro West Real Estate says it’s losing clients due to …

Eight dead in California wildfires

(NBC News) – At least eight people are dead and nearly 900 homes and other structures have been destroyed as wildfires continue to burn out of control across California. One of the most severe is the Carr fire, burning near Redding, which …

Lack of resources with Garner Complex Fire

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — The 13 fire Garner Complex in Jackson and Josephine Counties continues to grow. The biggest concern to firefighters is the Grave and Taylor Creek Fires. They’re the two largest in the complex, and are burning in rugged, dangerous …

Fires burning in Josephine County

JOSEPHINE COUNTY — According to Rural Metro Fire, there were 29 confirmed fires on Sunday in Josephine County and since then, many more have sprung up. It’s been a difficult fight for firefighters. Many of the fires were in isolated areas with rugged …