— The Archie Creek Fire burning east of Roseburg was at 115,857 acres Saturday night. The sheriff's office said to leave a name, address, phone number, anyone missing from the location and any animals at the location. Two large fires, the Beachie Creek and Lionshead fires, have burned more than 373,000 acres as of Tuesday afternoon, according to the OEM Fires and Hotspots Dashboard. Credit: Rebekah Johnson, Gayle Tweed-Sept. 7 and Linda Foeckler-Sept-8, Credit: Gayle Tweed-Sept. 7 and Linda Foeckler-Sept-8, 8am looking towards NE Vancouver Page Transparency See More. Structural resources from local fire departments are currently on scene to provide fire … Community See All. RELATED: Help Oregon and Washington residents affected by the wildfires. PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Although some evacuations have been downgraded in the area, officials say more than 100 homes have been destroyed by the Archie Creek Fire in Douglas County. 123 check-ins. August 15, 2020 7:00 a.m. Crews from the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Sutherlin Fire Department responded to a reported grass fire Friday morning, five miles west of Sutherlin. Show full articles without "Continue Reading" button for {0} hours. The Beachie Creek Fire in Marion County and Riverside Fire in Clackamas County remain about one mile apart. Impacted residents can call 503-391-7294 for more information. Get the latest updates, including evacuation orders, from the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Get the latest updates from Lincoln County Emergency Management. There will be continue to be some smoke visible from smoldering stumps and logs within the fire perimeter until these are extinguished by winter rains. The Big Hollow Fire is burning near Cougar, Washington. Two fires burning in Washington County, the Chehalem Mountain-Bald Peak Fire north of Newberg and the Powerline Fire near Hagg Lake, were 100% contained by Tuesday. Thank goodness we are all largely resilient beings.”, -- Tom Hallman Jr; thallman@oregonian.com; 503-221-8224; @thallmanjr, Visit The Oregonian (Portland, Ore.) at www.oregonian.com. Oregon wildfires burn more than 838,000 acres, killed at least 10 people. The Holiday Farm Fire in Lane County has reached a … UPDATE: The Bear Springs Fire burning in Douglas County has grown to about 20 acres, the Douglas Forest Protective Association said Thursday afternoon. Wildfire Update. The Riverside Fire, which has burned more than 134,000 acres and is 0% contained, remained about half a mile from Estacada as of Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Forest Service. Douglas Forest Protective Association Fire Season Ends 10-12-2020 at Noon. The Holiday Farm Fire started Sept. 7 and burned homes in towns and communities along the McKenzie River, east of Eugene. 4.7 out of 5 stars. Two huge fires, the Beachie Creek Fire in Marion County … Last week, Oregon Gov. --A fire located one-mile northwest of Glide is prompting level three and two evacuations orders. Wildfire perimeter map from Google Earth: RELATED: Here are the masks that will and won't keep you safe in the smoke. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has ordered Level 2 evacuation notices for some areas and said outbuildings have been burned but no residences at this time. There are still trees falling down and the roads need to be clear for the official agencies working to clear the area. Dozens of parents protested outside of Douglas County School District headquarters Tuesday, demanding middle and high school students be allowed to return to in-person classes. For information on Linn County evacuations, click here. Douglas County is battling a number of wildfires, the largest being the Archie Creek Fire, which prompted evacuation orders for the entire county. PORTLAND, Ore. — Wildfires continue to burn throughout Oregon including a few in the Portland metro and surrounding areas. At least 16 people were still missing in the fires, as of Tuesday. Lake Lytle in Rockaway has some morning fog but no smoke. According to InciWeb, the fire had burned more than 166,000 acres and was 6% contained as of Tuesday morning. Following graduation, he worked for the Douglas Forest Protective Association and attended Umpqua Community College. Douglas County Fire District #2 is now hiring an Administrative Officer. In conjunction with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, a Level Three “GO!” Evacuation Order was issued for three homes located near the southern end of the fire, between the 100 – 300 block of Ritchie Road. The fire is burning in a mixture of old growth timber and younger trees about seven miles west of Glendale. Staff. It is a community where people look out for each other. August 15, 2020 7:00 a.m. Crews from the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Sutherlin Fire Department responded to a reported grass fire Friday morning, five miles west of Sutherlin. The application will be open between October 23rd and November 27th. The 2020 Oregon wildfire season has been one of the most destructive on record in the state of Oregon. The Glide Senior Dining Site where residents routinely get a home meal closed Thursday because of the fires. Evacuation shelters were established at the Oregon State Fairgrounds, the Polk County Fairgrounds and Volcanoes Stadium. In 1986, he earned an A.S. DFPA FRIDAY FIRE UPDATE. INTERACTIVE MAP: Evacuation orders in Clackamas County. About See All. I know people who are at home working on provisions in case they have to leave.”. As of Tuesday, 37 active wildfires had burned about 1 million acres throughout the state and there were 8 confirmed deaths. The Powerline Fire burned about 120 acres. Blog. 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Fires continue to consume large parts of Oregon… Oregon Fire Map, Updates As Over 300,000 Acres Incinerated by Out of Control Blazes ... Jackson County, as of 2:20 a.m. PDT, September 10, 2020. Fire Season . Displaced residents can call the sheriff's office to have a deputy check on their homes in Detroit and Idanha only. MEDFORD, Ore.– Smoke is reaching unhealthy levels for the Rogue Valley and dozens of fires are currently being fought by thousands of firefighters. Much of Douglas County’s wildlife, in one way or another, has been affected or displaced by the effects of the Archie Creek Fire east of Glide. Live updates: 37 Oregon wildfires have burned about 1 million acres. Other such sites remain open in the county, but officials asked for help on Thursday, saying there were in “desperate need” of volunteers to prepare and deliver meals to homebound seniors, many living in places where roads are not easily accessible now because of the fires. ... Douglas County is battling a number of wildfires, the largest being the Archie Creek Fire… Forest Grove Fire & Rescue said firefighters were able to protect homes, but three barns burned. UA-1: IFPL N/A. Oregon wildfire updates: Sunday, September 13, 2020 ... Officials monitoring the Echo Mountain Complex in Lincoln County said much of the fire … Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue (TVF&R) reported that all Level 3 evacuations for the Chehalem Mountain-Bald Peak Fire were lifted. 200 people are in isolation. Share. Level 3 evacuation notices remain in place for the entire town of Mansfield, though winds Monday evening […] Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. An evacuation site was set up for residents affected by fires in Lincoln County, at the Newport Recreation Center located at 225 SE Avery Street. 4.7. No structures were lost. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has issued a level 3 or "GO!" As of Tuesday morning, it had burned about 21,000 acres and was 10% contained, according to InciWeb. From her outpost in the Grill, Russell has heard stories about local residents impacted, directly and indirectly, by the fires. Current Evacuations as of September 12: LEVEL 1 “BE READY” All Douglas County residents should be ready to leave at all times. Two of them were identified Tuesday as Lyons residents Justin Cook, 41, and Cathy Cook, 71. Mike Menalia pauses his ATV on … There have been 30 deaths. Notifications can be turned off anytime in the browser settings. Oregon wildfires: Douglas County under a state of emergency and levels of evacuation orders. People can call 503-798-6823 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Credit: Sally Ross, The view west from my office building in Bend this evening. E-Mail: kyle.reed@oregon.gov Archie Creek Fire Update Note: The following update for the Archie Creek Fire covers all private, county and state lands within the footprint of the fire. Oregon Dept. Russell said the employee who lost her home was a teenager who lived with her mother. On Monday, North Lincoln Fire and Rescue said the area is still not safe for the public to return. As fires spread, they had to evacuate that home. Fire Statistics for Calendar Year 2021 Situation: Daily and Year to Date Fire Summary: For Today`s Fires (1/8/2021), there are no Human Caused fires. History. A local Type 3 Incident Management Team led by the Douglas Forest Protective Association remains A wildfire fire has burned at least 2,000 acres and forced the closure of McNeil Canyon and Highway 172 in Douglas County. “Heart breaking,” said Misty Russell, the owner of Brix Grill in the heart of Roseburg’s historic district. What does a Level 1 evacuation order mean? Clackamas County remains under a state of emergency as the Riverside Fire continues to spread. “People come in and say they have a sore throat because of the smoke,” she said. We have kids who are not in school and we are dealing all kinds of worries. The Archie Creek Fire is located east of Roseburg in the North Umpqua corridor on state, private and federal land. CANYONVILLE, Ore. (KTVZ) -- A new wildfire that broke out Monday in southern Oregon's Douglas County … … What should you do and when?”. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is founded on the principles of service, integrity, respect, courage, compassion, and caring for others. It started 20 miles west of Wamic, Oregon. Douglas County is a great place to live and work and we are known for rallying around each other in times of need.” Oregon wildfire updates: Sept. 14, 2020 Some evacuations downgraded Hanlin graduated from Glide High School in 1980. Dylan Darling @DylanJDarling Thursday Jul 25, 2019 at 10:17 AM Jul 26, 2019 at 8:34 AM. Thielsen Fire Update, September 18, 2020. Oregon Fire Map, Update As Blazes Merge, Portland Placed 'On Alert' ... Evacuations notices are being coordinated between fire officials and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. In 1983, he moved to Bend, Oregon, where he attended Central Oregon College. “It’s shocking. Fire officials say crews are making progress containing the once out-of-control fires in western Oregon. To outsiders the wildfires raging in Douglas County can easily be reduced to a series of numbers displayed on maps, charts and official lists. With a staff of over 135 dedicated men and women, we are committed to providing professional law enforcement services through well-trained staff, technology, crime prevention and a results-oriented, proactive approach to public safety. The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has issued an Air Pollution Advisory that will be in effect until at least 5:00 pm on Thursday, September 10, 2020 for Douglas County … Get the latest updates from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Everyone who has been coming in her the past few days feels the same way I do.”. The Archie Creek Fire had burned more than 121,000 acres was 15% contained as of Monday morning, according to InciWeb. Like us on Facebook to see similar stories, Trump Issues Emergency Declaration for Event: Inaugural Update, Giuliani faces possible expulsion from New York lawyers association. On Monday, the sheriff’s office reduced more evacuation levels. DFPA is responsible for wildland fire prevention, detection and suppression activities within the Douglas District. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is founded on the principles of service, integrity, respect, courage, compassion, and caring for others. Live updates: Oregon wildfire damage approved for federal disaster declaration. “We have an employee who lost her home and two others who had to leave their homes. evacuation notice for residents living on Single Tree Lane, Rivershore Drive and along North Bank Road between 17225 North Bank Road and the east North Bank Bridge. The fires had burned more than 136,000 acres and were 10% contained as of Tuesday. 3:40pm 14 Douglas County COVID-19 patients are being hospitalized, 13 locally and 1 outside the area. Firefighters have been battling the nearby French Creek fire since Monday — also resulting in multiple evacuation orders and warnings — … The sheriff has encouraged all county residents to register their cell phones with the Douglas County Citizen Emergency Notification system, warning “If you feel unsafe, do not wait for officials to tell you to leave.”. Employment. Get updates here: Wasco County Sheriff’s Office Facebook. The Douglas County blaze has burned more than 115,000 acres since it … “They wonder what this all means,” said Russell. DG-2: IFPL N/A. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday night announced that 109 homes have been destroyed in the Archie Creek fire east of Roseburg and no … Credit: Cory Sparks, Flood watch begins tonight for western Oregon, SW Washington, Free COVID-19 testing site opens Tuesday in Vancouver, Storm brings a dusting of snow to Tennessee, Duarte scores 25 as No. Red flag warning update: Douglas County Fire grows to 1,650 acres overnight . “The community is helping each other,” said Russell, who has worked at the restaurant for decades and bought it 14 years ago. Oregon Fire Map, Update As Blazes Merge, Portland Placed 'On Alert' By Sophia Waterfield On 9/11/20 at 7:44 AM EDT. 1758 NE Airport Rd (334.09 mi) Roseburg, OR 97470. Right now, the immediate need is helping those who need assistance.”. UPDATE: The Milepost 97 Fire has grown to an estimated 35-40 acres in size, according to an update from the Douglas Forest Protective Association (DFPA) on Thursday afternoon. Kate Brown said more than 40,000 Oregonians had evacuated their communities and an estimated 500,000 people statewide were under some level of evacuation orders because of wildfires. They have been unable to go return to their home to see what can be salvaged. Of those, 1,131 are people that have received test results and 77 are presumptive. What about pets? Meanwhile, the Beachie Creek Fire, located in the Santiam Canyon west of Detroit, had burned more than 190,000 acres and was 15% contained as of Tuesday afternoon, according to OEM. Credit: Christine Macca, September 12 2020 The Lionshead Fire, located between Detroit and Warm Springs, had burned more than 183,000 acres and was 5% contained as of Tuesday afternoon. Three county fires near French Creek, Archie Creek and Star Mountain along Oregon 138 have caused immediate, Level 3 “go now” evacuations in several areas where more than 1,000 people live. A shelter was available for evacuated residents at the Douglas County Fairgrounds at 2110 Frear Street, Roseburg. Oregon Fire Map, Updates As Over 300,000 Acres Incinerated by Out of Control Blazes Sophia Waterfield 9/10/2020. — A new wildfire start in Douglas County has prompted evacuation orders and the closure of Highway 138E on Tuesday morning. At 9:25 a.m. on September 11, Lincoln County wrote about the fire: “Most recent fire map updated below- not much change. The Road 11 Fire … The Almeda Fire started in Ashland and then burned through Talent and Phoenix. “It’s distracting to everyone. Dylan Darling @DylanJDarling Thursday Jul 25, 2019 at 10:17 AM Jul 26, 2019 at 8:34 AM. --A fire located one-mile northwest of Glide is prompting level three and two evacuations orders. The Archie Creek Fire is located east of Roseburg in the North Umpqua corridor on state, private and federal land. Closed Now. It destroyed 100 homes and prompted Level 3 (Go Now) evacuation notices for some residents in Lincoln City and Rose Lodge. The Archie Creek Fire … Current Evacuations as of September 12: LEVEL 1 “BE READY” All Douglas County residents should be ready to leave at all times. But acres burned, structures damaged or destroyed, and people evacuated tell a sterile chapter in an unfolding story that deeply impacts the lives of those who call this community, about 175 miles south of Portland, their home. “We all do. Local News Top Stories July 22, 2018 Miles Furuichi douglas county, evacuations, fire season 2018, fire update, jackson county, Josephine County, oregon, southern Oregon, wildfire MEDFORD, Ore.– Smoke is reaching unhealthy levels for the Rogue Valley and dozens of fires are currently being fought by thousands of firefighters. LA doctor: Another spike can bring total collapse of healthcare system. Mike Menalia pauses his ATV on … It had destroyed 109 homes, according to OEM. Four people have died in the Beachie Creek Fire. Kyle Reed of DFPA said crews arrived on the scene around 11:20 a.m. and reported that a downed power line had sparked two grass fires about … The Archie Creek Fire, burning in Douglas County, was measured at 115,000 acres Friday evening and also had no containment estimate. Southern Oregon Fires – What You Need To Know. PORTLAND, Ore. — Multiple wildfires are burning throughout the Portland metro and surrounding areas. Officials are in the process of creating a resource center with beds in Douglas Hall. Hagg Lake and all recreational areas remained closed. DFPA is responsible for wildland fire prevention, detection and suppression activities within the Douglas … The Thielsen Fire is located on the Umpqua National Forest near Diamond Lake. Fire officials said it’s burning in the North Umpqua drainage on the west slope of the Cascades and was zero percent contained. evacuation notice for residents living on Single Tree Lane, Rivershore Drive and along North Bank Road between 17225 North Bank Road and the east North Bank Bridge. Get the latest updates from Clark County Emergency Management. As of Friday, 38 active wildfires had burned more than 800,000 acres throughout the state. The 42 cabins at Government Mineral Springs were placed under a Level 3 evacuation order, according to officials. Get the latest updates from Jackson County. This is coming on the heels of a difficult year. There will be continue to be some smoke visible from smoldering stumps and logs within the fire perimeter until these are extinguished by winter rains. The Pearl Hill Fire has burned almost 175,000 acres in Douglas County and destroyed several structures after sparks from the Cold Springs Canyon fire in Okanogan County jumped the Columbia River Monday morning and ignited the wind-driven blaze. — The Archie Creek Fire burning east of Roseburg was at 115,857 acres Saturday night. On Tuesday, Level 3 evacuation notices were downgraded to Level 2 "Be Set" for portions of the Mehama and Lyons communities. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has issued a level 3 or "GO!" of Forestry Tanker drops retardant Monday on Days Creek Fire in SW Oregon. Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC. UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 8, 2020. U.S. Home. There have been 8 confirmed deaths, according to OEM. The Riverside Fire has burned more than 134,000 acres as of Tuesday morning, according to InciWeb. Posted: Sep 13, 2020 / 12:01 AM PDT / Updated… All evacuation orders were lifted at 7 p.m. on Sunday. The Diamond Lake area was evacuated, and the American Red Cross has set up a temporary Emergency Shelter at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Roseburg for displaced residents. Improving weather patterns and newly arrived backup from state and federal agencies allowed firefighters in Clackamas County to pivot from defense mode to offense against the Riverside Fire over last weekend. *Bar L Ranch Road, Terrace and Upper Terrace have been downgraded from a level 3 “GO” to a level 2 “BE SET”. The Thielsen Fire is located on the Umpqua National Forest near Diamond Lake. The official website for the Douglas Forest Protective Association, headquartered in Roseburg, Oregon. Oregon wildfire updates: Sunday, September 13, 2020 Wildfires . A Level 3 evacuation order remains in place for Estacada and other areas in and around the fire. INTERACTIVE MAP: Evacuation orders in Marion County. The fire is burning in a mixture of old growth timber and younger trees about seven miles west of Glendale. After two days of explosive growth, the Archie Creek Fire’s seemingly inexorable westward expansion has slowed. Due to dangerous conditions in the Santiam Canyon, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said it was limiting access to the area to fire and law enforcement only. On Wed. Sept. 9, Gov. A new wildfire that broke out Monday in southern Oregon's Douglas County has burned about 35 acres amid an air and ground attack, the Oregon Department of Forestry reported. “Small communities rally,” she said. Some other areas are under Level 1 (Be Ready) and Level 2 (Be Set) evacuation orders. September 15, 2020 4:15 a.m. impacted by the Archie Creek Fire. Russell said she had a friend who left her home earlier this week and moved in with another friend. Sheriff John Hanlin is a native Douglas County resident, born and raised in the Roseburg area. UPDATE: The Bear Springs Fire burning in Douglas County has grown to about 20 acres, the Douglas Forest Protective Association said Thursday afternoon. UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 8, 2020. 27,787 people like this. White River Fire … Russell, 49, has spent her life in Roseburg. The Holiday Farm Fire in Lane County has reached a … "Fire activity is starting to pick up as the temperatures increase," the agency said. Get Directions (541) 672-6507. www.dfpa.net. September 18, 2020 1:28 pm ... Visit the Douglas County Sheriff’s website for the most current information. Both fires prompted Level 3 (Go Now) evacuation orders for residents in the area. The Slater/Devil fires that started in California were threatening the Illinois Valley. Russell said she the anxiety of her customers and employees was palpable when she opened for business at 8 a.m. Thursday. Brown said the communities of Vida and Blue River were "substantially destroyed.". The Douglas County Sheriff's Office issued a water boil alert on Friday afternoon for the city of Bridgeport due to the Pearl Hill Fire. Photos provided by DFPA. September 18, 2020 1:28 pm Ranger District : Diamond Lake : Acres : 9,995 : Containment : 15% : Location : 5 miles north of Crater Lake National Park and within 1 mile of Diamond Lake Resort : Evacuations : Level 3 “GO” evacuations are in place for the Diamond Lake, Lemolo Lake and Toketee Ranger Station areas. NOT In Effect Industrial Fire Precaution Level DG-1: IFPL N/A. Get Oregon and Northwest wildfires and forest fire news, resources and updates at OregonLive.com Fire officials said it’s burning in the North Umpqua drainage on the west slope of the Cascades and was zero percent contained. Public Fire Restrictions. UPDATE 3:00 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2019 - Douglas County Sheriff's Office posted a local alert for Azalea and Glendale. Check tripcheck.com for the latest information on road closures. The North Complex Fire has burned more than 252,000 acres in three of the state's northern counties. In conjunction with Milepost 97 Fire managers, the Sheriff's Office is issuing Level 2 "GET SET" evacuation notices for all residences on the west side of the freeway between Interstate mileposts 88-83. On Monday, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said that one person remained missing, down from the initial report of 10 missing people. Thielsen Fire Update, September 18, 2020. Get the latest updates from Clackamas Fire. She said people are scrambling to find places to stay while crews battle the blazes. The Archie Creek Fire, burning in Douglas County, was measured at 115,000 acres Friday evening and also had no containment estimate. INTERACTIVE MAP: Evacuation orders for Chehalem Mountain-Bald Peak Fire. by: KOIN 6 News Staff. 29,329 people follow this. Douglas County Commissioners opened up the Douglas County Fairgrounds as an evacuation location for displaced wildfire residents, pets and livestock. The impact of these fires will be felt around here for a long time.”. Officials hope in another 4-5 days that they can start letting people in, but in the meantime, if you want information on the status of your home, you can call the county's call center at 541-265-0621 and the sheriff's deputy will go out and check on it. Doug Grafe, chief of fire protection at the Oregon Department of Forestry, said increasing winds in central and southern Oregon could push fires to … Two huge fires, the Beachie Creek Fire in Marion County and the Riverside Fire in Clackamas County, have burned more than 324,000 acres as of Tuesday morning, according to InciWeb. Officials said a merger of the two fires is not imminent. Fire Protection Service. On Tuesday, The Oregonian reported that Breitenbush Hot Springs, one of Oregon's most beloved resorts, is still standing, though the surrounding forest and about half of the resort's buildings were burned to the ground in the Beachie Creek Fire. Firefighters and police officers are knocking on doors urging everyone in Glide and Idleyld Park to evacuate the city as Tuesday's 16,000-acre fire looms near, according to the Douglas County “It’s about the human spirit,” she said. Fire Statistics for Calendar Year 2021 Situation: Daily and Year to Date Fire Summary: For Today`s Fires (1/8/2021), there are no Human Caused fires. Douglas County is battling a number of wildfires, the largest being the Archie Creek Fire, which prompted evacuation orders for the entire county. Fire Protection Service in Roseburg, Oregon. You can also call 541-812-2260 for questions regarding current evacuation levels, resource availability, volunteer needs and other question pertaining to the fires. 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