List of Fires Burning in Our Region

SOUTHWEST, Ore. — Below is a list of fires burning our region with acreage, containment levels, location and any evacuations you need to be aware of. This is frequently updated, please check back for updates. The Beaver Complex containing  The Oregon Gulch Fire – Cascade-Siskiyou Nat’l Monument – 36,568 acres – 35% contained – Lightning caused The Salt … Continue reading »

Unique Behavior Pushing Gulch Fire

GREENSPRINGS, Ore. — In the past 24 hours, the Oregon Gulch Fire has continued to jump in size. Part of the reason for that fast growth is because of rugged terrain, plenty of fire fuel, and changing winds. The area where the fire is burning near the Greensprings has lots of dry fire fuel, including … Continue reading »

Gulch Fire Impacts Community

GREENSPRINGS, Ore. – Crews battling the Oregon Gulch Fire have kept close contact with people living and working along Highway 66, to keep them safe and calm concerns. When the fire was first reported Thursday night, fire crews quickly got in contact with the Box R Ranch, which was hosting a children’s camping trip by … Continue reading »

Oregon Gulch Fire Grows: More Evacuation

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a LEVEL THREE EVACUATION for some residents on Copco Road near Ashland. Residents who live near surrounding roads also say they have been issued level one evacuations as well. The Oregon Gulch Fire is burning at least 5,300 acres and growing rapidly in the Cascade-Siskiyou … Continue reading »