Firefighters Find Illegal Marijuana Site

APPLEGATE, Ore. — The recent dry spell which has led to dozens of lightning fires across the area, has also led to the discovery of an illegal marijuana grow site in the Applegate Valley. Smoke jumpers parachuting to fight the fires found themselves in the middle of the garden, which happens to be on US … Continue reading »

Applegate Fire Tests New Training Prop

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. – Applegate firefighters are putting some brand new training equipment to the test. Recruits went through live fire exercises on their new portable burn prop on Sunday. The exercises were part of a training academy that will put 14 new recruits on the field. This exercise was the first time the prop has … Continue reading »