Most Wildfires Closer to Containment

MEDFORD, Ore. — Crews watched and waited as the storms moved through, hoping the weather would help, rather than hurt, the firefight in Southern Oregon. The Douglas Complex reached 100% containment just this week. Fire management has yet to report containment problems created by the storm. Crews did respond to one lightning started fire near … Continue reading »

Illinois River Road to Remain Closed

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Due to safety concerns, the U.S. Forest Service says the Illinois River Road is expected to remain closed for an extended period of time due to the Labrador Fire. Labrador Fire currently has no containment lines around it and Forest Service says current weather conditions could give the fire potential to … Continue reading »