August 11, 2020
Salem-News.com (Aug-09-2014 16:41)
Semi-Truck Catches Fire in Downtown SalemKevin Hays and Jerry Freeman Salem-News.com
High Street has re-opened between Ferry Street and Church Street in downtown Salem.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Aug-06-2014 19:02)
Tree Fire at Salem School Quickly Extinguished by FirefightersKevin Hays Salem-News.com
A neighbor told Salem-News.com that the base of this particular tree is a popular hangout for neighborhood juveniles during the hot summer months to congregate, and smoke cigarettes.
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A over 50 foot evergreen tree on the backside of a SE Salem elementary school was quickly put out by Marion County Fire District No.1 firefighters Wednesday evening.
Salem-News.com (Aug-06-2014 16:47)
Lebanon Woman Severely Burned Trying to Move Burning Pot from StoveKevin Hays Salem-News.com
The Lebanon Fire Department would like to remind everyone that a pot burning on the stove should never be picked up.
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A 65-year-old woman from Lebanon was flown by a REACH helicopter to a Portland Hospital with severe burns after she fell asleep while a pan was still on the stove.
Salem-News.com (Jul-30-2014 20:40)
Improperly Disposed of Cigarette to blame for Fire at Portland SizzlersSalem-News.com Staff
Damage estimates are set at $40,000. No injuries were reported.
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At 7:02 p.m. Tuesday evening, Portland Fire and Rescue responded to a Commercial fire at 3737 SE 82nd Ave, Sizzlers Restaurant.
Salem-News.com (Jul-30-2014 14:15)
Motorhome, Camp Trailer Destroyed by Fire
Cause of the fire was determined to be a campfire from the previous evening.
(LEBANON, Ore. ) -
Shortly after 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Lebanon firefighters responded to the report of a structure fire at 35930 Polly Farm Lane which sits at the base of Peterson Butte.
Salem-News.com (Jul-25-2014 14:33)
Colton Fire Chief Injured in Accident on Ore. Highway 211Salem-News.com Staff
Chief Beaudoin, 49, drove onto the shoulder, lost control and crashed into the embankment on the east side of the highway facing northbound in the southbound lane.
(MOLALLA, Ore. ) -
Oregon State Police is continuing their investigation into Thursday night's two vehicle traffic crash along Highway 211 west of Molalla that resulted in minor injuries to the Fire Chief of Colton Fire District.
Salem-News.com (Jul-23-2014 13:45)
Albany Apartment Fire Leaves One Person DeadSalem-News.com Staff
Albany Fire Department and Albany Police Department are working together investigating the cause of the fire.
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Wednesday at 6:41 a.m. a fire was reported from the Pacific Ave. overpass where someone saw smoke coming from an apartment complex located at 417 SE 6th Ave.
Salem-News.com (Jul-20-2014 21:47)
Historic Oregon Restaurant Destroyed by FireSalem-News.com Staff
Mt. Angel Fire says the restaurant was a total loss, and the cause of the fire remains under investigation. Historic Oregon
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An early morning fire has destroyed a Willamette Valley landmark restaurant east of Mt. Angel.
Salem-News.com (Jul-19-2014 05:30)
Illegal Burn Pile Causes 4-Alarm Grass FireJerry Freeman Salem-News.com
There were no injuries to firefighters or animals.
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On Friday, at 1:19 p.m. Turner Fire District was dispatched to a low risk grass fire at 12307 Summit Loop SE Turner, Oregon.
Salem-News.com (Jul-16-2014 21:51)
Governor Declares State of Emergency to Fight WildfiresSalem-News.com Staff
The Oregon National Guard is now authorized to deploy firefighting assets as needed throughout the fire season based on threat and resource shortfalls.
(SALEM, Ore. ) -
Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber on Wednesday, verbally declared a state of emergency in response to wildfire activity across the state.