The Lane County units are being requested to respond to help with structure protection at the wildland fire in the Milo area.
More homes have been told to prepare to evacuate as firefighters mobilize to combat the 6,000-acre Stouts Fire east of Canyonville.
As temperatures rise, the City of Eugene invites individuals to cool off in air-conditioned libraries, community centers, swimming pools and parks.
The Benton County Fair opened Wednesday, the first of what is expected to be a string of days with high temperatures over 100 F.
The heat will present health risks for people and pets and fire risks for forests and grasslands this week. An excessive heat warning is in effect until 9 p.m. Friday for much of the Willamette Valley.
One of the most crucial reminders is staying hydrated.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Level 3 (GO) evacuation for the homes on Ferguson Lane, Stouts Creek, and Conley Lane.
Oregon Congressman Earl Blumenauer's federal "Clean Slate" act is gaining traction at the nation's capitol.
The bill would allow anyone charged with a federal pot crime to clear their record if what they did is now legal under state law.
Residents must limit how they long they water their garden and hold off on washing their cars under water restrictions put in place by the City of Oakridge.
The 16-by-20 foot Clerk's Building tucked away by the historical museum near the fairgrounds was built in 1853. In the past 162 years, it has moved 4 times. And thanks to a grant, much needed maintenance will help preserve the building for the future.
A 5-year-old boy from Corvallis has his beloved stuffed seal back - and the seal has a new job promoting fire safety and Leave No Trace ethics in the wilderness.