Crews Hold Buck Fire to 18 Acres

MARCOLA, Ore. — The Buck Mountain Fire, burning on top of the Coburg Hills, is holding steady at 18 acres. Crews are watching the perimeter to make sure the fire doesn’t grow. Right now, a 20-person crew, a fire engine and a water tender are working on the fire. Managers hope by dark Monday they’ll … Continue reading »

Crews Fight Buck Mountain Fire

MARCOLA, Ore. — Firefighters are still trying to figure out what sparked a wildfire up in the Coburg Hills Thursday night. Crews have been battling the Buck Mountain Fire up McGowen Creek Road all day. The Buck Mountain Fire is corralled between two forest roads. While it was very visible for drivers on I-5 Thursday … Continue reading »