New Curriculum May Come to Glendale High

GLENDALE, Ore. — Glendale High School could be one of two or three schools in the state to get a new natural resources curriculum, thanks to an OSU Outreach Program. OSU representatives met with school staff and community members Wednesday morning to discuss the curriculum, which would integrate into all existing classes and topics. Teachers … Continue reading »

Fire Crew Members Scaling Back

NEAR GLENDALE, Ore. — Fire officials are mopping up the Douglas Complex burning near Glendale. Crews say recent rainfall impacted this week’s fight. “We were surprised even getting a quarter to a third of an inch of rain. It’s really not a whole lot but it was enough to really knock out a lot of … Continue reading »

Fire Crews Transition Out in Glendale

GLENDALE, Ore. — The outgoing fire management team creates a transition guide to let the incoming team know what they have done so far and what they are required to do, going into the next two weeks. Incident management teams are only allowed to be on a fire for 21 days. For many at the … Continue reading »

Incident Management Teams Transition

GLENDALE, Ore. — Incident Management Teams are required to take days off.  They can work up to 14 days straight. Depending on the what company they work for, some crews get one day off after 14 days and others get two days off. The Incident Management Teams camped out at Glendale High School has been … Continue reading »

Riddle Camp Provides Basics for Crews

RIDDLE, Ore. — Thousands of firefighters in a camp near Riddle are working on the Douglas Complex. Despite the numbers, the camp is able to provide the basics as well as some “creature comforts” for the men and women stationed there. “They’re well fed, they have showers, they have everything as simple as a charging … Continue reading »

Laundry Service Set Up in Glendale

GLENDALE, Ore. — Poison oak continues to make battling these wildfires even more miserable for fire crews in Southern Oregon. At the fire camp set up in Glendale, a portable laundry service was brought in so firefighters can wash their clothes. The laundry service is set up in a semi-trailer on the Glendale High School … Continue reading »

Residents Turn Out For Fire Updates

GLENDALE, Ore. — More than 100 Glendale residents packed an elementary school gym Monday night as officials working the Douglas Complex Fire explained the current situation. Some residents have been keeping a close eye on the fires. “We went up to a spot out of Wolf Creek and you could see a pretty good view of … Continue reading »

Reinforcements Head to Douglas Complex

GLENDALE, Ore. — For the third straight day, fire crews are hard at work battling the Douglas Complex fire approximately seven miles north of Glendale. Two-thousand firefighters from Oregon and Washington are expected to be on scene by Sunday night.    According to fire officials, the Douglas Complex fire is the largest complex burning this … Continue reading »

State Police Find Missing California Man

GLENDALE, Ore. – An 88-year old man from California is now back with his family after getting lost 370-miles away from home. Oregon State Police say that man was from Vacaville and was supposed to be meeting his family not far from home. He ended up stranded on Interstate 5 near Glendale, nearly six hours … Continue reading »

Fiesta Bowl Update: Seniors’ Last Game

GLENDALE, AZ. – NewsWatch 12′s Jake Zivin and Erik Elken focused in on the Ducks seniors on Tuesday. Team leaders Kenjon Barner and Michael Clay both admitted the finality of their college careers hasn’t really hit them yet. Barner did, however, confess that he set some pretty lofty preseason goals for himself.