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Airtanker Base prepared for fire season

MEDFORD, Ore. — As of June 1st, officials with the U.S. Forest Service said the Medford Airtanker Base is ready to go for this year’s fire season. “This is just one tool in the many toolboxes that wildland firefighters use to help support, …

Crews respond to house fire in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Crews responded to a house fire in Medford Sunday morning. Five engines and 17 firefighters were called to a home on Jubilant avenue around 9 a.m. Firefighters said large flames were coming from the garage of the home. One person …