White City Controlled Burns Postponed

WHITE CITY, Ore. —¬†¬†Grayback Forestry burned 15 acres near Table Rock Road on Thursday morning in a controlled burn to prepare for another burn that would have been almost 10 times larger. The 143 acre burn was suppose to happen Friday morning, but was cancelled Thursday evening due to less-than-ideal conditions in the area. Oregon … Continue reading »

Firefighters Caution on Controlled Burns

MEDFORD, Ore. — Fire crews say they receive more calls this time of year regarding out of controlled burns than any other. They say people do not understand how dry it is, especially this year, and that they are underestimating what fire can do. Fire fighters say certain plants and grasses, including blackberry bushes and … Continue reading »