Part of Engine Falls Through Bridge

NEAR RUCH, Ore. – Just after 10:30p.m. Tuesday night, Applegate Fire District 9 responded to a fire just off Highway 238. The first engine on scene was going over the only bridge over the Applegate River leading to the home when the front passenger side tire fell through the bridge. The firefighters immediately stopped and … Continue reading »

Stove Pipe Fire in Ashland Home

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland Fire & Rescue along with Jackson County Fire District #5 responded to a second alarm structure fire on the 500 block of Elkader St at 8:52 a.m. on Saturday. The fire was reported to be burning in the attic of the home. Though the homeowner attacked the fire with a hose from outside … Continue reading »

Habitat For Heroes House Is First In OR

MEDFORD, Ore. — Dozens were on hand Saturday morning to watch a military veteran and his family receive the keys to the first “Habitat for Heroes” house built in Oregon. “I don’t know. Scream for joy or cry for joy. It’s super exciting just knowing that my family is going to have a stable house … Continue reading »

Structure Burns in Central Point

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — One person suffered minor injuries after a fire burns in a Central Point home. Fire District 3 officials are still determining what caused the fire. Crews arrived to find the bedroom where the fire started. They also found flames along the hallway and bathroom of the home. Everyone made it out … Continue reading »

Man Saves Grants Pass Woman from Fire

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Early Friday morning, a home located off Williams Highway and Bryn Court was engulfed in flames. Rural Metro Fire and Grants Pass Fire responded to the two alarm structure fire. Newswatch 12 spoke with the man who saved the home owner’s life. Daron Dawson says he was driving to work and … Continue reading »