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Lane County’s non-emergency call center for residents affected by the Holiday Farm Fire is adjusting its hours to 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily beginning Monday, September 21, due to a decreasing call volume.
Combined, the vetoes will preserve over $65 million, improving the state’s ending balance to total $164.3 million in general funds and $16.7 million in lottery funds.
McCullough IV and his passenger, Mark Ritter (20) from Roseburg, sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced dead.
All five counties in our viewing area saw new cases Sunday.
Air crews composed of a mission pilot, an observer, and an airborne photographer are taking on assignments all over Oregon.
COVID-19 has claimed five more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 525, the Oregon Health Authority reported on Saturday.
An official at the Incident Command Post said the injury is not life threatening but it is the first injury related to the fire.
Firefighters, law enforcement officials, and utility companies need access to the highway and will be allowed past the barricades to help with response and repairs vital to the fire response and to reopening the area.
Eugene Water & Electric Board repair crews restored electric service to all customers in the Thurston, Hayden Bridge and Cedar Flat areas on Sunday as fire conditions eased.
The specific locations of the homes that were lost are not being released at this time.
Data is updated nightly.