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Salem-News.com Oregon Wildfire articles
Salem-News.com (Aug-08-2014 20:30)
740 Homes Threatened by Oregon WildfireSalem-News.com Staff
Tonight, fire control work will focus on holding all constructed fire lines, continuing burnout operations, and conducting an infrared flight tonight over the fire.
(ROWENA, Ore. ) -
Crews from the Oregon Department of Forestry and Oregon State Fire Marshal's Office worked throughout the day on Friday to conduct burnout operations and improve containment lines.
Salem-News.com (Jul-16-2014 21:51)
Governor Declares State of Emergency to Fight WildfiresSalem-News.com Staff
The Oregon National Guard is now authorized to deploy firefighting assets as needed throughout the fire season based on threat and resource shortfalls.
(SALEM, Ore. ) -
Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber on Wednesday, verbally declared a state of emergency in response to wildfire activity across the state.
Salem-News.com (Jun-21-2014 09:47)
Southern Oregon Wildfire Continues to GrowSalem-News.com Staff
The fire is only 5 percent contained at this time.
(KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. ) -
The Bryant Fire reported Thursday afternoon burning 20 miles east of Klamath Falls on the NE end of Bryant Mountain has grown to 1,200 acres.
Salem-News.com (Jun-18-2014 07:12)
Wildfire Breaks Out Near Hood RiverKevin Hays Salem-News.com
Weather conditions in central Oregon are extremely dry for this time of year.
(HOOD RIVER, Ore. ) -
Oregon Department of Forestry firefighters responded to a 50 to 75 acre wildfire early Wednesday morning about 10 miles south of the community of Hood River.