Medford Fire Adapts to the Cold

MEDFORD, Ore. – Fire departments are fighting the cold in order to prevent response time from suffering. Medford Fire Battalion Chief Brian Fish says they’re having trouble quickly responding to many of the accidents and medical calls in the area. The department placed chains on a number of their engines and assigned two extra brush … Continue reading »

Cold Weather Brings Hypothermia Risk

ASHLAND, Ore. – Outdoors experts are urging people to beware of hypothermia. Frigid cold like that seen in the area can cool body temperatures to dangerous levels over time, and in the worst cases can bring on hypothermia in a matter of minutes. Experts with the Ashland Outdoor Store say the most important thing to … Continue reading »