Weather Helps Coos District Fire Levels

BROOKINGS, Ore. — Weather changes have brought cooler conditions to the Coos Forest Protective Association.  The reduced fire danger levels are allowing fire mangers to lower fire levels within the district.  Lands protected by CFPA within Regulated Use Areas CS-1, CS-2, CS-4, CS-5, SK-1 and SK-2 will lower to a Level II (2).  Changes are … Continue reading »

Three Fires Contained Along Highway 42

NEAR BRIDGE, Ore. — Fire officials say three small fires along Highway 42 on Wednesday was caused by a flat tire resulting in damage to the rim and axel of a boat trailer being towed. The fires were discovered by a Coos Forest Protective Association (CFPA) engine around 2:00 p.m., two miles west of Bridge. … Continue reading »