Galice Fire Burns North of Grants Pass

NEAR GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Forestry crews are close to cleanup on the Stratton Creek Fire near Galice. Officials say the fire engulfed a total of 175 acres. Eight 20-person crews and two helicopters are still on scene taking care of the fire. As of late Friday afternoon ODF reported the … Continue reading »

Large Fire in Merlin Area

NEAR MERLIN, Ore. —¬†Fire officials are asking people to stay clear of the area north of Rogue River near Stratton Creek and Galice Road. Stratton Creek and Hog Creek Road are closed due moving and heavy equipment. There is no river access at this time. Officials say the wind is blowing back, which is considered … Continue reading »