An Inside Look At The Buckhead Complex

OAKRIDGE, Ore — The Buckhead Complex grows to 55 acres as firefighters battle rough terrain. The complex is made up of several fires. Throughout the fire you’ll see pockets of burning fuel. “What this fire lacks in acreage it makes up in sheer nastiness,” said Oregon Department Of Forestry Spokesman Randy Alvarez. The nastiness of … Continue reading »

Efforts Increase To Fight Forest Fires

OAKRIDGE, Ore. — More crews are called in to help fight a number of forest fires burning in the Willamette National Forest. Two of the larger fires are burning near Oakridge. About 150 firefighters are battling two major fires, one the Buckhead Fire it’s about 15 acres, the other is the Evangeline. “Usually it’s not … Continue reading »