State Requests Support for Firefighters

SALEM, Ore. — State and local officials are asking you the show support to firefighters this week. Monday is Fire Service Appreciation Day. In 2007, the Oregon legislature established this day specifically to express appreciation to those who risk their own safety and well-being to protect the public. The State Fire Marshal, Mark Wallace, wants … Continue reading »

Pacifica Fire: Structural Threat Lessens

WILLIAMS, Ore. — Oregon State Fire Marshal says firefighters made excellent progress on the Pacifica Fire yesterday and early this morning, reducing the threat to residences and other structures. This progress allowed the state fire marshal to demobilize the Lane County Strike Team yesterday evening. The remaining three strike teams from Linn, Lincoln, and Marion … Continue reading »