ODF Crews Watch for Lightning

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Thunderstorms are heading our way, and with that a high risk for lightning strikes. The weather has Department of Forestry specialists on alert during what is already a crippling drought season. But they say it isn’t time to call it fire season yet. Dispatchers monitored the storm for much of the … Continue reading »

Locals Feeling the Effects of Flooding

EAGLE POINT, Ore. – A sump pump pulls stagnant water from beneath Eagle Point’s Reese Creek Christian Center. The pooled up water is visible through a small opening in the side of the raised building. And while it started as a burst pipe, it was made worse by days of pouring rain. “I’m just going … Continue reading »