Old Store Used for Training

MEDFORD, Ore. — The former “Fast Boyz and Girlz Toys” store was training grounds to learn how to save fellow firefighters. Medford-Fire Rescue worked on exercises to rescue each other during dangerous situations. They worked on dragging techniques, airway management, and breaking through walls. The Oregon Department of Transportation offered the building to fire crews. … Continue reading »

Emergency Crews Train for Shootings

MEDFORD, Ore. — Southern Oregon emergency responders are preparing for the possibility of a gunman taking over a school or any public place. Several agencies joined together on Tuesday afternoon to train on active shooter situations. It was an all-day training event for Medford Police, the SWAT Team and Medford Fire Rescue. They did some … Continue reading »