Evacuations at Happy Camp Fire Complex

HAPPY CAMP, Calif. – Quick fire growth on the Happy Camp Complex forced mandatory evacuations for some areas near the fire. The Falkstein Fire, one of several on the complex, grew by more than 2,000 acres Wednesday. As a result, mandatory evacuations are in place for Scott River Road from Bridge Flat to the intersection … Continue reading »

ODF Prepares For More Lightning

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – As lightning returns to the Rogue Valley, fire crews said they will be ready to respond to any reports of new fires. A spokesman for the Oregon Department of Forestry said the Central Point office has brought in extra vehicles, bulldozers and helicopters, in case a new fire breaks out. “There’s … Continue reading »