Day: August 8, 2015

Uncategorized | August 8, 2015

Krauss Lane Fire Update

Around 1:30 PM, Illinois Valley Fire Department, Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF), and US Forest Service responded to a reported grass fire located in the 100 block Krauss Lane. Upon arrival, units reported the fire to be 2-4 acres with immediate structural threat. Command requested a second alarm that requested Rural Metro Fire resources as well […]

Uncategorized | August 8, 2015

Krauss Lane Fire

The Krauss Lane Fire is currently a fire burning near Cave Junction. The fire originated on the south side of the river in Cave Junction. The fire has recently jumped the river and has grown to 25 acres in size.  Josephine County Emergency Services and Oregon Department of Forestry have issued a Level 3 “GO NOW” […]

Uncategorized | August 8, 2015

Stouts Creek Fire Aug. 8 AM Update

Friday’s night crews continued to make significant progress on the Stouts Creek Fire with several areas of the fire in the mop up stages and containment increasing to 30%. Now at 21,858 acres, the fire remains active on the northeast and southeast edges of the perimeter and residents can expect to see smoke and possibly […]