Two Suspicious Grass Fires

MEDFORD, Ore. — Investigators say two fires sparked Saturday late evening and are considered suspicious. Both were about a fourth of an acre. Medford Fire and Rescue teams say both were near the Greenway along I-5. Traffic was slowed for a short time, but both fires were contained quickly. A fire investigator will return to … Continue reading »

Grass Fires Keep Weekend Crews Busy

MEDFORD, Ore. — Sunday afternoon was a busy one for some local fire crews. Around 3 p.m. Applegate Fire District responded to a reported grass fire moving up a hill in Jacksonville. With assistance from the Oregon Department of Forestry, Bureau of Land Management, and Medford Fire, the blaze was contained to about one acre. … Continue reading »