Containment Scaled Back for Reeves Fire

SELMA, Ore. – Tuesday night, fire crews were confident that the Reeves Creek Fire burning near Selma would soon be fully contained. By Wednesday morning, the forecast had them less confident. The fire, which has burned 230 acres, was listed at 90 percent containment Tuesday night, but was downgraded to 50 percent containment Wednesday. Fire … Continue reading »

Crews Battling Reeves Creek Fire

SELMA, Ore. – Crews continued to battle a large wildfire burning near Lake Selmac on Tuesday, but told homeowners to be ready to leave if the situation gets worse. The Reeves Creek Fire was first reported Monday night, and has burned about 230 acres in an area near Reeves Creek Road and Highway 199. No … Continue reading »

Progress With Labrador Fire in Selma

SELMA, Ore. — Since the fire started there wasn’t much crews could do about the snags falling from the hills near the Labrador Fire, but they have been able to build contingent lines. Now, they’re collecting hoses and equipment. One 20 person hand crew is glad to go home for a bit. They’ve been in … Continue reading »