Fire Lines Holding on Gulch Fire

GREENSPRINGS, Ore. – Fire crews have continued to make great progress against the Oregon Gulch Fire, and said fire lines have held up against erratic winds. The fire has burned 35,093 acres, and is 50 percent contained. Fire crews said unstable weather in the area overnight Thursday raised concerns about the fire expanding. But the … Continue reading »

Fire Camp Stays Busy at Gulch Fire

GREENSPRINGS, Ore. — Even though the Oregon Gulch Fire has slowed, life at the fire camp will get busier over the next few days. Officials said there will be about 1,300 firefighters and other staff members camped at Howard Prairie Lake by Thursday. They said things will likely stay at those levels until the fire … Continue reading »