Training

Volunteers use radios to train for emergencies

MEDFORD, Ore. — A simulation exercise this weekend will help volunteers better prepare for emergencies in the community. The Jackson County Amateur Radio Emergency Service will be holding the training on Saturday morning at Bear Creek Park in Medford. The exercise will …

ODF organizes 30-acre live burn training

Central Point, Ore. — If you saw smoke pluming near the Table Rocks Friday, it was all part of a controlled burn organized by Oregon Department of Forestry. Around 50 firefighters worked orking away at burning more than 30 acres of land. It’s …