Grass Fire Near Cave Junction

NEAR CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — ¬†Oregon Department of Forestry said air power stopped 25-acre grass-timber fire south of Cave Junction. Brian Ballou with ODF says the fire was about 6 miles south of Cave Junction. The wildfire is about 15 to 20 acres in size. Fire engines from both ODF and Illinois Valley District Fire … Continue reading »

Fire Burns Through Four Acres in Jacksonville

By Sharon Ko JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — An open burn gets out of hand torching through nearly four acres on private property. Fire officials recieved a call around 4:30 p.m. near the 11000 block on Highway 238. The Oregon Department of Forestry, Applegate Fire and the U.S. Forest Service responded. The Applegate Fire captain says about … Continue reading »