I-5

Fuels reduction slowed one acre fire near I-5

CENTRAL POINT, Ore.– A small fire near the southbound lane of I-5 just outside of Central Point shut down one lane for an hour Saturday afternoon. The one-acre fire was suppressed relatively quickly by crews after it was first reported around noon. …

Milepost 97 Fire burning off I-5

CANYONVILLE, Ore – UPDATE: 9:30 p.m. Thursday The Milepost 97 Fire has grown to an estimated 750 acres and is burning in steep, rocky terrain with limited access, according to the Douglas Forest Protective Association. DFPA said, while the fire is highly …

Local man killed in I-5 crash

MEDFORD, Ore. – One person was killed in a crash on Interstate 5 early Wednesday morning. Oregon State Police said 25-year-old Tyler Nelson of Medford was driving a Honda Civic northbound on I-5 when — at about 1:45 a.m. — he stopped …

Rest area to open this month in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. – When you cross the Oregon border you will soon be greeted with a new rest area and welcome center in Ashland off I-5. Travel Oregon and ODOT put on the rest area’s ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, June 7. While it’s …