Eagle Point is a Beautiful fairly quite place to live . The housing is outrageous for what you get. There is too much traffic on the main highway. Most of the employment is in Medford which is about 17 miles away.
– A new fire is burning east of Eagle Point . The Oregon Department of Forestry is calling it the South Obenchain Fire . It was detected around 1:50 Tuesday afternoon. It’s roughly 1,700 acres according to ODF’s Southwest Oregon District.
Eagle Point , Oregon gets 25 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year. Eagle Point averages 4 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
— The Almeda Fire sparked up around the evening of Sept. 8 near Ashland, Ore. Driven by a warm, dry wind, it sped north to the commercial hub of Medford. A drive around Phoenix and Talent — which have about 11,000 residents total — reveals the cruel course the fire took, blown by winds that shifted often.
GOLD HILL , Ore. — A structure fire in Gold Hill Sunday night is a total loss, according to Jackson County Fire District #3. The fire was called in just before 9 p.m. on Upper River Road.