Rural Community Thanks Firefighters

GREENSPRINGS, Ore. – Greensprings Fire Chief Gene Davies described a “chaotic and frightening” situation on July 31st, when his volunteer fire crew found themselves in the path of the rapidly growing Oregon Gulch Fire. “We were in the wrong place, so we repositioned to begin our initial attack on the fire, and the wind shifted … Continue reading »

Red Cross Scouting Greensprings Shelters

NEAR ASHLAND, Ore. – Red Cross volunteers are posting up in the Greensprings area to advise residents for possible evacuation, and to scope out shelters. Two volunteers were called out to the area near the Greensprings Inn Monday morning in response to the growing threat of the Oregon Gulch fire. In addition to setting up … Continue reading »