JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Forestry says southwest Oregon has more new firewise communities than any other part of the state. Five new neighborhoods in Ashland, Central Point, Jacksonville, and Shady Cove joined the national Firewise program ...

OREGON — The Oregon Department of Forestry wants to remind you to prune your trees in order to reduce damage in future snowstorms. ODF says narrow angles between branches signal a point of weakness, whether in the trunk or crown ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass firefighters are currently fighting a vegetation fire on I-5 milepost 46 near Valley of the Rogue State Park. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says the fire has since been knocked down and ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Local fire agencies are urging extreme caution as we face this weekend’s heat wave. As a reminder, Rural Metro Fire’s Division Chief Austin Prince says the Rogue Valley is in ‘extreme’ fire danger. The restrictions include ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath County was hammered late Wednesday afternoon by rain and lightning, in a storm that brought flooding and fires. The storm hit Klamath Falls hard, dumping more than a half an inch of rain in a ...

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The Worthington Fire is 761 acres and 70% contained, as of Tuesday morning. Oregon Department of Forestry says fire crews are continuing to mop up the fire and are working on improving the fire line. Just ...

Update (07-31-20 9:19 a.m.) – According to the Northwest Interagency Coordination Center, the Worthington Fire was 600 acres in size and 0% contained as of 7:45 a.m. Friday. —————————————Original story: EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The Worthington Fire is burning between ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath and Lake counties will be going into ‘extreme’ fire danger starting Friday. “Our fuel conditions are right on track.”  Notes Randall Baley of the Oregon Department of Forestry.  “We’re at extreme level now from our ...

KERBY, Ore. — Illinois Valley Fire District says there were two fires on both sides on Kerby Mainline Road off Redwood Highway on Monday night. One was a quarter of an acre, the other on a 10 by 10 spot. ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Fire crews in Klamath County have been able to keep a wildfire on Spence Mountain from growing out of control. The ‘Spence’ fire broke out late Wednesday afternoon just north of Highway 140 on the shores ...

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