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Sawyer Fire in Shady Cove is 100% contained

SHADY COVE, ore. – ODF responded to a fire just northwest of Shady Cove Thursday evening. Firefighters said the fire was caused by a lightning strike from Wednesday’s storm. Because of the early detection, the fire is now 100% contained and burned …

Man hospitalized after Highway 62 rollover

SHADY COVE, Ore. — Wednesday morning, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said a 29-year-old man was rescued, after his car rolled down an embankment off of Highway 62. The four door sedan crashed just north of milepost 21 in Shady Cove. Police at …

FEMA on how to replace lost documents

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Thousands of Oregonians lost their homes this past fire season. Many of those homes held essential documents that can be hard to replace. The Federal Emergency Management Administration and the Oregon Office of Emergency Management acknowledge your life’s …

Indoor shelter at the Expo shutting down

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – The Red Cross is ramping down indoor sheltering operations at the Jackson County Expo. Emergency shelters were opened at the Expo in Central Point and at Phoenix Elementary School after the Almeda and South Obenchain Fires caused evacuations …

South Obenchain Fire 96% contained

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Dry, windy weather conditions Monday didn’t cause any flare-ups in a fire that once threatened several Jackson County communities. The South Obenchain Fire started on September 8 about five miles east of Eagle Point. A day after it …