Firefighter Injured at Government Flats

THE DALLES, Ore. — Oregon Department of Forestry reports a firefighter was injured while assigned at the Government Flats Complex fire. ODF says that the firefighter was injured Saturday morning after falling off a parked apparatus while at fire camp. The male, mid-40′s, was stepping out of the cab when he slipped and fell approximately … Continue reading »

Oregon National Guard Assist Firefight

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon National Guard provided assistance with the Douglas Complex earlier this month; now, they’re assisting fire-fighting efforts near The Dalles. Oregon Military Department says the Oregon National Guard is providing assets to support the fire-fighting efforts at the Government Flats Complex Fire, located approximately six miles southwest of The Dalles. The … Continue reading »