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Rum Creek Fire moving toward the lower Rogue River

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A virtual community briefing regarding the Rum Creek Fire suppression operation will be posted to the Rum Creek Fire Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/rumcreekfire2022).The meeting Aug. 23 was pre-recorded, but the questions were answered in real time.“We saw significant movement today (Aug. 23) progressing downslope to the north toward the Rogue River,” said Eric Riener, Incident Commander trainee with Northwest 13 Incident Management Team. “We could . . .

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