Garner Complex

Garner Complex update for August 8

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Crews continue to mop up hot spots at the Garner Complex as conditions improve. The Garner Complex is at 85 percent containment as of August 8. The Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest Oregon District will assume command of …

Garner Complex 85% contained

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – In a bit of good news Tuesday, the Oregon Department of Forestry said, “The finish line for the Garner Complex is in sight.” In a morning update, fire managers said they’ve shifted more resources into “patrol status” with …

Taylor Creek Fire update for August 2

UPDATE (9:35 p.m.) — The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is downgrading some evacuation areas in the Taylor Creek fire. According to the Sheriff’s Office, the following areas have been downgraded from a Level 3 “Go” to a Level 2 “Set” status: Pickett …

Evacuation center in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — People in the Rogue Valley are continuing to leave their home as evacuation notices get sent out for the Garner Complex and Taylor Creek fire. Many people have have family and friends that they can stay with but …

Garner Complex update for July 30

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – The Garner Complex has reached nearly 30,000 acres and is 60% contained. The complex includes following fires: Grave Creek, Pleasant Creek and Ditch Creek. They were all started by lightning on July 15 in Jackson and Josephine Counties, …