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Crews mop up parts of Stouts Fire, 10 percent contained

Crews mop up parts of Stouts Fire, 10 percent contained

Mop up efforts continued along the northern edge of the Stouts Fire Tuesday as fire crews made good progress during the day on the 17,166-acre fire. 

Family evacuated: 'Saw flames behind the house and said it's time to go'

Family evacuated: 'Saw flames behind the house and said it's time to go' »Play Video
"On that far hillside it was just a small 2 to 3 acre smoke and everything like that," said Ross Coleman.

Ross and Trudy Coleman, along with their four children, are one of those Milo families living on Stouts Creek Road. When they saw the Stouts Fire spread around their property they thought they were going to lose everything.

Springfield woman boosts firefighters' morale and nutrition with donations

Springfield woman boosts firefighters' morale and nutrition with donations »Play Video

A Springfield woman is collecting donations to give to the crews fighting the Stouts Fire. She’s welcoming the public to get involved and help her efforts.

Car crash sparked grass fire Monday in Eugene

Car crash sparked grass fire Monday in Eugene

A car fire sparked a grass fire near Delta Highway at the Goodpasture Island road exit Monday evening. The northbound exit onto Goodpasture Island Road was closed starting at 5:30 p.m. while firefighters responded.

National Guard helicopters sent to assist Stouts Fire crews

National Guard helicopters sent to assist Stouts Fire crews
Two HH-60M Blackhawk helicopters with crew members and support personnel were dispatched to the Roseburg Municipal Airport on Tuesday to assist with fire suppression efforts utilizing "bambi buckets". An additional CH-47 Chinook helicopter with crew members is scheduled to arrive on Wednesday, August 5.

More than 300 homes remain in harm's way as crews fight fire with fire to slow the Stouts Fire in Douglas County.

'You’ve secured the perimeter around the fire and kept the footprint amazingly small'

'You’ve secured the perimeter around the fire and kept the footprint amazingly small'
Photos of "thank you" signs, posted on the Cable Crossing Fire Facebook page.

Firefighters report making progress on the Cable Crossing Fire on Monday.

Firefighters face dangers during Cable Crossing Fire mop up

Firefighters face dangers during Cable Crossing Fire mop up

The Cable Crossing Fire is completely lined and firefighters began mop up operations and started completing the last of the burnout operations on Monday.

Armed men rob, assault residents in Salem home invasion

Armed men rob, assault residents in Salem home invasion »Play Video
A man with an apparent head injury holds a compress against his forehead outside a home where Marion County deputies say three armed men robbed and assaulted the occupants.

Deputies were called to the home in the 4900 block of Sunnyview Road NE at about 12:40 p.m.