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 »

Hay Baler Damaged in Goshen Grass Fire

Goshen, Ore. — Warm temperatures and dry conditions posed a challenge to firefighters who battled a grass fire at a Goshen farm Monday afternoon. Crews from Goshen and Pleasant Hill Fire Districts, along with South Lane Fire & Rescue and the Oregon Department of Forestry, responded to the emergency around 12:45 p.m., after someone reported … Continue reading »