JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – The Upper Applegate Fire, burning on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest has stayed at 756 acres overnight and through Monday. In a Facebook post Monday, the Oregon Department of Forestry says the high humidity overnight helped ...

Update 8:25 a.m.: Level BE READY alert for JAC-164 area has been cancelled by the Jackson County Sherrif’s Office. 5:30 a.m. Friday Update: 11 p.m. Thursday Update: Know Your Zone Jackson County website link here APPLEGATE VALLEY, Ore. – At ...

JACKSON and JOSEPHINE COUNTIES, Ore. – With temperatures rising and fuels drying, the fire danger level for Jackson and Josephine counties will be going up this week. According to the Oregon Department of Forestry’s (ODF) southwest district, the fire danger ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) is continuing its series of open houses about community Wildfire Risk Reduction Programs with its third stop in Central Point. These open houses are being held in communities that have ...

MEDFORD, Ore — June 1st marked the official beginning of fire season in Jackson and Josephine counties. A familiar face at NBC5, Natalie Weber, now with the Oregon Department of Forestry, stopped by Sunrise to talk with Marcus Veal about ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – As it gets closer to fire season, the Oregon Department of Forestry says it’s important to be aware of burn pile restrictions. According to ODF, people can burn in debris piles or burn barrels right now ...

ROGUE RIVER, Ore.- Rogue River is one of six Oregon communities to receive a grant from Oregon Community Trees (OCT) to boost Oregon Arbor Month celebrations. According to the Oregon Department of Forestry, holding a public celebration of Arbor Day ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore.- A grass fire broke out the afternoon of March 14th near Tamarack Lane in Central Point. Jackson County Fire District 3 Fire Captain TJ Lockwood says they got a call reporting smoke, so both Fire District 3 ...

OREGON — ODF firefighters and resources are heading south to help with wildfires ripping through the Texas panhandle. The Oregon Department of Forestry announced on Friday that a strike team of 16 firefighters is being deployed to Amarillo, Texas as ...

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 ...

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