Residents Remove Fire Fuel

ASHLAND, Ore. — More than a hundred Southern Oregon residents dropped off would-be fire fuel this weekend. It was part of an event put on by the Ashland Firewise Community Group. The group’s organizers urge residents in fire-prone communities to remove anything that will burn when it’s dry, like branches or leaves. This creates what … Continue reading »

Prescribed Burns Scheduled In Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Smoke filled the skies above Ashland this afternoon as Ashland Fire orchestrated a “prescribed burn.” Officials say both the timing and the weather were just right to have a controlled burn on about 14 acres on city-owned land on Tuesday. The burn started on Tuesday and will continue for two more days. … Continue reading »