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Milepost 97 Fire

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Douglas Forest Protective Association
1758 NE Airport Road
Roseburg, OR 97470

News Releases — Milepost 97 Fire

Milepost 97 Fire Update - 8-6-19 Released: 8/6/2019
Media advisory: This will be the final formal fire update for the Milepost 97 Fire unless significant change occurs. We will continue to post information at www.facebook.com/milepost97fire and...
Milepost 97 Fire Quick Update - 8-5-19 Released: 8/5/2019
Today’s numbers are in. The fire remains 13,119 acres and is now 65% contained . 1,187 total personnel 50 hand crews 6 helicopters (2 Type 1, 2 Type 2, 2 Type 3) 35 engines 12 dozers 28
Milepost 97 Update - 8-5-19 Released: 8/5/2019
Fire Summary:Containment on the Milepost 97 Fire has reached 55 percent. The size of the fire remains 13,119 acres. Mop up operations will continue over the next several days.All evacuation level...
Milepost 97 Fire Update 8-4-19 Released: 8/4/2019
Fire Summary: Containment on the Milepost 97 Fire has reached 50 percent. But saying that firefighters have reached the halfway point of putting the fire out is an understatement. Hand line, dug by...
Milepost 97 Fire Morning Update - 8-3-19 Released: 8/3/2019
Fire Summary:Firefighters assigned to the Milepost 97 Fire had another successful day on Friday, completing fire lines around the entire perimeter of the fire. No additional fire growth was reported...
Milepost 97 Fire Quick Evening Update - 8-3-19 Released: 8/3/2019
TODAY'S NUMBERS. The fire is now 13,119 acres and 50% contained .1,371 total personnel58 hand crews18 helicopters (8 Type 1, 6 Type 2, 4 Type 3)40 engines17 dozers32
Milepost 97 Quick Evening Update - 8-2-19 Released: 8/2/2019
The fire is now 45 percent contained. Firefighters will continue mopping in from the perimeter throughout the week to prevent flare ups and further spread.Today’s numbers are in. The fire is now...
Milepost 97 Fire Update - 8-2-19 Released: 8/2/2019
Fire Summary #Milepost97Fire:Firefighters continued to improve fire line on Friday with the majority of the perimeter of the fire in mop up. The northwest corner of the fire remained active with a...
Milepost 97 Fire - Quick Evening Update - 8-1-19 Released: 8/2/2019
Today’s numbers are in. The fire is now 35% contained. 1,482 total personnel58 hand crews18 helicopters (8 Type 1, 6 Type 2, 4 Type 3)43 engines26 dozers32 tendersA full fire update will be...
Milepost 97 - Quick Evening Update - 7-31-19 Released: 7/31/2019
Thank you to the community that tuned in to our Facebook Live broadcast this evening. If you would like to see the recorded broadcast, please visit: ...