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Mattress fire destroys mobile home in Selma

ILLINOIS VALLEY, Ore.– A mattress fire in Illinois Valley decimated a mobile home late Sunday night. According to Illinois Valley Fire District, a mobile home in Selma caught on fire after a mattress fell on top of a propane heater. The mobile …

Fatal two-vehicle crash day after Thanksgiving

SELMA, Ore.– A fatal two-vehicle crash on Highway 199 Friday evening is still under investigation this weekend. According to Oregon State Police a white 2005 Toyota Corolla driven by Briana Varela, 27, was traveling south on Hwy 199 near milepost 22 when for …

Body found near Selma in Josephine County

SELMA, Ore.– Oregon State Police are investigating after a body was discovered near Selma in Josephine County. OSP made the announcement late Tuesday morning in a brief, two sentence press release. OSP said the body was recovered in the Selma area but …

Police still searching for missing Selma woman

SELMA, Ore. — Friends and family of Ericka Hogg are hoping for answers…and praying for good news. “I’m just afraid that we’re not going to find her…,” said Ericka Hogg’s friend, Miranda Brady. Brady says she spends a moment each day praying …

Klondike Fire at 72 percent containment

MEDFORD, Ore. — Rain is in the forecast for the Klondike Fire on Saturday.  Meteorologists working the fire say it will be a huge help for crews on the ground. The fire burning in Curry and Josephine Counties is still very active …

New wildfire reported in Josephine County

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Crews are working to contain a new fire in Josephine County. The Oregon Department of Forestry said firefighters are responded to a wildfire near Crooks Creek, about six miles northeast of Selma. At 3:15 p.m., the fire was …

Klondike Fire remains active

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – The Klondike Fire continues to be the largest and most active wildfire in our region. After topping 100,000 acres in size, the fire was classified as a “megafire.” As of August 31, the Klondike Fire was 102,168 acres …