taylor creek fire

Klondike and Taylor Creek Fires merge

MERLIN, Ore.– The Klondike Fire has continued to expand on all fronts growing to become even larger than the Taylor Creek Fire at about 55,248 acres as of the latest update. Over the last several days crews have allowed the two to …

Taylor Creek Fire Update

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Fire officials held a community meeting at North Valley High School Saturday night, to update the public on the Taylor Creek Fire. The Taylor Creek Fire has burned approximately 36,406 acres and is 34 percent contained. As weather …

National Guard sent to Taylor Creek fire

MERLIN, Ore. — More than 125 Oregon National Guard departed from the Oregon Public Safety Academy in Salem to help fight the Taylor Creek fire Saturday. The group is known as NG-2, National Guard – Team 2, and is the second Oregon …

Taylor Creek Fire update for August 2

UPDATE (9:35 p.m.) — The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is downgrading some evacuation areas in the Taylor Creek fire. According to the Sheriff’s Office, the following areas have been downgraded from a Level 3 “Go” to a Level 2 “Set” status: Pickett …