Local History

Biscuit Fire Anniversary

Starting July 27, the Illinois Valley News will publish stories from the Biscuit Fire 20 years ago until the date it was extinguished.

July 17, 2002 – IV News

Remote wildfires bring hazy days to the valley, as forest service considers battle planning.

By Bob RodriguezHazy skies in Illinois Valley are the result of several fires burning in Southern Oregon after . . .