Fully Involved Fire Under Investigation

SELMA, Ore. — Crews are investigating a building fire that happened early Monday morning in the Illinois Valley Just before 5:00 A.M., the Illinois Valley Fire District, Rural Metro and AMR responded to reports of a structure fire in the 800 block of Draper Valley Rd. in Selma. First responders said they found a 20′ x 40′ guest house fully involved. The … Continue reading »

Progress With Labrador Fire in Selma

SELMA, Ore. — Since the fire started there wasn’t much crews could do about the snags falling from the hills near the Labrador Fire, but they have been able to build contingent lines. Now, they’re collecting hoses and equipment. One 20 person hand crew is glad to go home for a bit. They’ve been in … Continue reading »

Fire Crews Treated for Minor Injuries

SELMA, Ore. – Health issues can arise for firefighters who work in extreme conditions and those fighting one of the biggest fires in the region near Selma, are being treated for poison oak rashes and blisters. “A lot of these crews on this specific fire are from the Mid-West, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri and they don’t … Continue reading »