taylor creek fire

Fire season starts off slow in Southern Oregon

MEDFORD, Ore – It is late July and the skies are still clear of smoke. This time last year firefighters were battling hundreds of fires in Southern Oregon that burned thousands of acres. The Oregon Department of Forestry and the Rogue River Siskiyou …

Update on Taylor Creek, Klondike Fires

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Crews are hoping the weather will help them gain the upper hand on fires burning in Josephine County. The Taylor Creek and Klondike Fires were sparked by lightning on July 15. Since then, the Taylor Creek Fire has …

Update on Taylor Creek, Klondike Fires

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Crews are hoping the weather will help them gain the upper hand on fires burning in Josephine County. The Taylor Creek and Klondike Fires were sparked by lightning on July 15. Since then, the Taylor Creek Fire has …

Taylor Creek Fire 95% contained

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – The Taylor Creek Fire in Josephine County is now 95% contained. That’s a significant jump from the 79% reported just a day before. The fire remains at 52,588 acres. It has not grown at all in several days. …

Relief in sight for fire crews

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — The Alaska Incident Management Team held a meeting in Cave Junction Monday evening to update residents on the Klondike and Taylor Creek fire as well as inform them on their top priorities. The meeting focused on many important …