MEDFORD, Ore. — When you’re in an emergency “talking” on the phone to 911 isn’t always the most convenient. This is why the state of Oregon is considering allowing people to text 911 instead of calling. Right now if you text 911, you will get an immediate response stating you must make a voice call … Continue reading »
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — Douglas County 9-1-1 wants you to know about an outage involving Frontier telephone service. The outage affects southern Douglas County, including Riddle, Myrtle Creek, Canyonville, Azalea, Glendale, Days Creek and Tiller. If you have an emergency, use a cell phone to call 9-1-1, or go to local fire departments.
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — An outage has cut 911 service to some areas east of Cottage Grove. Anyone where service isn’t working should go directly to the Cottage Grove Hospital or the Cottage Grove Police Dept. Century Link is working to fix the problem. 911 service for the city of Cottage Grove does appear to … Continue reading »