Flames Burn Over Rail Line Near Glendale

NEAR GLENDALE, Ore. — It was the sound of steel on steel as crews from the Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad rush to get their line through Cow Creek Canyon back in operation. It was shut down more than a week ago when fire burned most of the deck from this century old bridge, and … Continue reading »

Rail Disruptions from Wildfires

GLENDALE, Ore. — One of the major impacts of the fires burning near Glendale is the shutdown of Southern Oregon’s only north-south rail line west of the Cascades. Fire has apparently burned part of at least one bridge or trestle in the Cow Creek Canyon, and repairs are delayed until the fire danger passes. More … Continue reading »