ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — Firefighters are responding to a fire northwest of Rogue River, forcing nearby residents to evacuate. Oregon Department of Forestry says ground crews and multiple aircraft are responding to the fire located in the 900 block of ...

MERLIN, Ore. —Firefighters fight to save a historic Merlin resort, as it goes up in flames. The fire started at the Galice Resort building Tuesday morning and quickly spread to the wildland. The resort that has been serving the community ...

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 ...

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