Fresh Perspective on Goshen Fire Feud

GOSHEN, Ore. — A new direction for a fire district enveloped in a feud. The Goshen Rural Fire District brought in a mediator to help patch the rift between volunteer firefighters and the chief. Over the last several weeks the mediator interviewed many of the people involved in the feud. Volunteers say the chief uses … Continue reading »

Fire Chief Responds to Controversy

GOSHEN, Ore. — A fire chief surrounded in controversy is speaking out about the volunteers who are questioning his leadership. Several firefighters have quit the Goshen Rural Fire Protection District over the last few months because of a rift with Chief David Wolting. In letters submitted to the district, they’ve questioned Wolting’s leadership and what they say … 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 »