Volunteers Question Goshen Fire Chief

GOSHEN, Ore. — Turmoil continues to divide the Goshen Rural Fire Protection District, as volunteer firefighters question their chief. At a meeting Wednesday night, they talked about the possibility of bringing in mediators to look into the dispute. They never laid out specifics about the rift. However, officials have told KEZI they’ve had a number … Continue reading »

Goshen Fire Chief Faces Scrutiny

GOSHEN, Ore. — There’s a feud between volunteer firefighters and their chief in Goshen. The Goshen Volunteer Firefighters Association wrote a letter to its board, requesting a third party to mediate and investigate the situation. The special district’s association of Oregon spoke with firefighters this week, but the fire chief in Goshen says he didn’t … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Goshen Home

GOSHEN, Ore. — Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a house fire in Goshen late Thursday night. Firefighters and investigators were at the home all that night and into Friday morning trying to figure out what sparked the flames. While watching their home of several years get eaten away by the fire was … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Goshen Home

GOSHEN, Ore –Firefighters are investigating the cause of a blaze that destroyed a house late Thursday night in Goshen. The Goshen Fire Department says it got the call just after 11 p.m. Thursday night. According to the house’s residents, everyone had just gone to bed after putting out a small fire in their backyard, only … Continue reading »

Goshen Fire Hosts Training Event

EUGENE, Ore. — The scene of a car accident can be a chaotic one, especially if there are passengers trapped inside. To make sure responding crews are as prepared as can be, the Goshen Fire Department ran its annual training event this weekend in Eugene. The B & R Autowrecking yard was transformed into a … Continue reading »

Man Rescued On Mt. Pisgah Now In A Coma

EUGENE, Ore — A Eugene man rescued on Mt. Pisgah Wednesday night took a turn for the worse. A major rescue effort ensued Wednesday night after the man’s family found a note that implied he was going to kill himself. The Lane County Sheriff’s office worked with the Goshen Fire Department to search for the … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Goshen Home

GOSHEN, Ore. — A former volunteer firefighter lost his home in a blaze early Tuesday morning. It happened on the 34-thousand block of  B Street around midnight.  The fire reportedly started in an attached structure near the back of the house.  Goshen firefighters called multiple units from surrounding cities for backup, but the home became … Continue reading »