Yellow Point Fire Burns 550 Acres

NEAR ALMA, Ore. — Firefighting crews worked to contain the Yellow Point fire Sunday near Alma. Ground crews are working to create fire lines and helicopters are fighting the blaze from the sky. Flames from the Yellow Point Fire cover the hillside. “The fire’s burning pretty active today,” said Matt Howard, Oregon Department of Forestry … Continue reading »

Family Escapes House Fire, Loses Pets

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene family is displaced after a fire destroyed their home overnight on Monday. It happened on the 1500 block of North Park Avenue, a little before 2 a.m. Firefighters say the fire started in the garage. They say flames were shooting out of the garage and quickly spread throughout the home, … Continue reading »

Albany Police Investigate Triplex Fire

ALBANY, Ore. — Albany police are investigating a fire at a triplex on theĀ 2500 block of Sherman Street. It happened at 3 a.m. on Wednesday. When firefighters arrived, the streetside unit was engulfed in flames. “There were a lot of flames flying out the windows because the window exploded…you could see the heat coming out … Continue reading »