Category: Wildfire Update

Wildfire Update | May 14, 2019

Medco B Fire 05/07/19 Update

Crews on the Medco B Fire, located 10 miles north/northeast of Butte Falls, are continuing to mop up this morning. The containment level has increased over the past day to 92-percent, and furthering that containment is our goal today. Our lines held overnight, and the fire remains at 345 acres. Due to our recent progress, […]

Wildfire Update | May 14, 2019

Medco B Fire 05/06/19 Update

The Medco B Fire, located 10 miles north/northeast of Butte Falls, is 345 acres in size and is 90 percent contained. The fire line was completed Sunday afternoon. The fire broke out early Saturday afternoon and upslope winds during the afternoon and early evening hours on Saturday pushed the fire across logging units on private […]

Wildfire Update | May 14, 2019

Medco B Fire 05/05/19 Update

Reported yesterday, the Medco B fire is located near Medco Pond just east of Hwy 62 outside Butte Falls. As of this evening, the fire is reported at 90% lined and 345 acres and the cause is under investigation. “Big thanks to our partners with the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management for […]

Wildfire Update | September 21, 2018

Hugo Road Fire FINAL Update 09/06/18

Quick Facts: Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018 Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m. Incident Type: Wildfire Cause: Under Investigation Incident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, Oregon Land Threat: Private Command Agency: ODF Fire Size: 199 acres Containment: 86% Current Situation: This will be the final update for […]

Wildfire Update | September 5, 2018

Hugo Road Fire 09/05/18 PM Update

QuickFacts:Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m.Incident Type: WildfireCause: Under InvestigationIncident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, OregonLand Threat: PrivateCommand Agency: ODFFire Size: 199 acresContainment: 75% Current Situation: The containment on the Hugo Road Fire continues to rise as firefighters are making additional progress. The […]

Wildfire Update | September 5, 2018

Hugo Road Fire AM Update 09/05/18

Quick Facts: Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018 Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m. Incident Type: Wildfire Cause: Under Investigation Incident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, Oregon Land Threat: Private Command Agency: ODF Fire Size: 199 acres Containment: 67% Current Situation: Firefighters have now mopped up 200 feet […]

Wildfire Update | September 4, 2018

Hugo Road Fire PM Update 09/04/18

QuickFacts:Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m.Incident Type: WildfireCause: Under InvestigationIncident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, OregonLand Threat: PrivateCommand Agency: ODFFire Size: 199 acresContainment: 60% Current Situation: Excellent progress was made today on the Hugo Road Fire; crews were able to hold control lines, […]

Wildfire Update | September 4, 2018

Hugo Road Fire 09/04/18 AM Update

QuickFacts:Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m.Incident Type: WildfireCause: Under InvestigationIncident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, OregonLand Threat: PrivateCommand Agency: ODFFire Size: 199 acresContainment: 45%Structures Threatened: 265Structures (Outbuildings) Destroyed: 13Structures (Outbuildings) Damaged: 2Residences Destroyed: 2Residences Damaged: 3Civilians Evacuated: 663 Current Situation: Significant progress continues […]

Wildfire Update | September 3, 2018

Hugo Road Fire PM Update 09/03/18

QuickFacts:Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m.Incident Type: WildfireCause: Under InvestigationIncident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, OregonLand Threat: PrivateCommand Agency: ODFFire Size: 199 acresContainment: 30%Structures Threatened: 265Structures (Outbuildings) Destroyed: 13Structures (Outbuildings) Damaged: 2Residences Destroyed: 2Residences Damaged: 3Civilians Evacuated: 663 Current Situation: A force of […]

Wildfire Update | September 3, 2018

Hugo Road Fire AM Update 09/03/18

QuickFacts:Incident Start Date: 09/02/2018Incident Start Time: Approx. 7:15 p.m.Incident Type: WildfireCause: Under InvestigationIncident Location: Hugo, which is roughly ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass in Josephine County, OregonLand Threat: PrivateCommand Agency: ODFFire Size: 250 acresContainment: 15% Current Situation: Local wildland and structure firefighters made substantial progress on the Hugo Road Fire overnight, lining most of […]