MEDFORD, Ore. – An Emergency Operations Center was set up Tuesday afternoon as the Almeda Fire began to burn north. The city of Ashland was the first to get official information out to the public about the fire. As the ...

Residents in Phoenix made their way back home to survey the damage after the almeda fire tore through the city. The destruction was seemingly random, with some buildings, like the Ray’s Market and Phoenix High School unharmed, but nearby apartments ...

PHOENIX, Ore. – An evacuation map that updates in real time was made available early Wednesday morning through Jackson County GIS. The Oregon State Fire Marshal Team arrived on scene in the early hours of the day, transitioning to relieve ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.— The Emergency Operation Center Command is urging residents to “respect the zone.” They say residents trying to enter the closed areas in the Talent/Phoenix area are hindering emergency efforts. Captain Tim Snaith with the Jackson County Sheriff’s ...

MEDFORD, ORE. — Fire crews are continuing to try to stop the Almeda Fire that started Tuesday afternoon in Ashland. Firefighters reported hearing explosions overnight. It’s burned between 1,500 and 2,000 acres. NBC News reported on the Almeda Fire on ...

Congressman Greg Walden said Governor Brown has already asked the federal government for assistance. He said he’s been in contact with the White House, he and Senator Jeff Merkley’s office will follow up urging prompt consideration for FEMA funding. ...

For alerts, visit: https://jacksoncountyor.org/emergency/Resources/Citizen-Alert ASHLAND, Ore. – Crews are tackling a fast-moving fire that started in the City of Ashland, burned through Talent, Phoenix, and into parts of Medford. The fire has been officially named the Glendower fire, but has ...

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