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Clackamas wildfire town hall aims to ‘eliminate fear’

EAGLE CREEK, Ore. (KOIN) — Following the devastating and historic wildfires of 2020, many Clackamas County residents have wildfire safety on the top of their minds. Clackamas fire officials say they’re better prepared. At Eagle Creek Station 18, residents from the surrounding area gathered Tuesday night to get their questions...
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Clackamas, Sandy fire districts will staff Eagle Creek Station

Through the collaboration, the Eagle Creek Station will have 24/7 firefighter and paramedic staffing. Though a collaboration between Sandy and Clackamas fire districts, the Eagle Creek Fire Station will be staffed around the clock. The boards of directors for both Clackamas Fire and Sandy Fire approved an intergovernmental agreement for the staffing during meetings in April. The IGA went into effect Thursday, July 1. Because of the agreement there are three firefighters, with a minimum of one paramedic, at the station at 32200 S.E. Judd Road. Previously, the station was staffed by Clackamas Fire 40 hours per week with three...
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Estacada firefighters assist with Bootleg Fire

A two-person crew from Estacada has traveled to the incident on the Fremont-Winema National Forest. Firefighters from Estacada have joined a team from Clackamas County to help fight the Bootleg Fire in Klamath County. On Saturday, July 10, a two-person crew and a brush truck from Estacada joined firefighters from Clackamas Fire, Canby Fire District, Lake Oswego Fire Department, Sandy Fire and Colton Fire in a task force organized by the Oregon Office of State Fire Marshal Incident Management Team. A total of 1,027 personnel have been deployed to the Bootleg Fire, which began Tuesday, July 6, on the Fremont-Winema National Forest. The incident is around 11 miles northeast of the town of Sprague River and spans 153,535 acres. {loadposition sub-article-01}