The flames tore into beloved places across the state, torching mountains and forests Oregonians traditionally pilgrimage to each summer and fall.
local | News | EnvironmentStatesman Journal | Sept. 14, 2017 2:28 p.m.
Four new wildfires were spotted in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness on Wednesday, making clear that a historically flammable season in Western Oregon isn’t finished yet.
local | News | EnvironmentStatesman Journal | Aug. 12, 2017 2:30 p.m.
Two new wildfires sparked by a lightning storm last week are burning northeast of Detroit near the Breitenbush Community, fire officials said Saturday.
local | News | EnvironmentStatesman Journal | Aug. 2, 2017 4:08 p.m.
The Whitewater Fire burning east of Detroit blew up Wednesday, growing nearly fivefold to 1,500 acres in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness.