Winter Weather Preps for Firefighters

MEDFORD, Ore. — With the chance for severe weather this week, local fire stations are keeping tabs on the forecast so they can be ready in emergency situations. The prep for winter months starts back in October making sure all rigs are equipped for cold and icy weather. If the chance of precipitation is more … Continue reading »

July Complex at Critical Point

  NEAR ETNA, Cal. – Danny Breuklander winds his ATV up the logging roads near Mill Creek. The lone member of the Texas Canyon Hotshots keeps an eye up to the sky and an ear on the radio. The rest of his team is further up the hill hoping for a helicopter drop. It’s up … Continue reading »

Requesting Donations on the Road

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Firefighters hit the streets Saturday to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Grants Pass fire crews held rubber boots in the middle of the streets to store the donations. Last year, Grants Pass firefighters report collecting $9,000 during their boot drive. This year they hope to collect $15,000. Crews are … Continue reading »