highway 66

Series of small fires contained near Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. – Crews raced to battle a series of small fires that started along Highway 66 near Dead Indian Memorial Road Monday. The Oregon Department of Forestry responded before 3:00 p.m. to four small fires ranging in size from 1/10 of …

Police investigating a highway shooting

Update: The vehicle described as an older brown single cab pick-up truck is no longer of interest to investigators. An arrest has not yet been made. Klamath County, Ore. –  Police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital …

Highway 66 reopens

Highway 66, east of Ashland, is now back open following a month of repairs. The Oregon Department of Transportation was aiming to finish the work before school starts for bus routes and before the winter season begins. Officials say the area has …

Rollover crash

Ashland, Ore., — At about 6 p.m. on Highway 66 near mile marker 16,  Green Springs volunteer firefighters say a man severely injured on the Ashland highway was ejected from his car as it rolled. Lanes in both directions were blocked, but …