Fire Crews Respond to Slash Burn

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — It took six fire apparatus and a dozen volunteer firefighters to put out a slash burn Thursday afternoon. About three-quarters of an acre burned near Pleasant Hill. The Oregon Department of Forestry and Pleasant Hill Fire worked to control the flames. Crews say the recent streak of dry weather is making even … Continue reading »

Fire District Reattempts Bond Measure

EUGENE, Ore. — The Pleasant Hill Fire District says they are attempting to pass a bond measure this year, after last years was denied. The fire district says if the measure passes, they could get a new fire station and a couple of other needed things. “I don’t think there’s a question in anyone’s mind … Continue reading »