fire http://ijpr.org en When Letting The Forest Burn Is The Best Option http://ijpr.org/post/when-letting-forest-burn-best-option <p>Fire helped create the forests of our region, but we&#39;ve spent more than a century working very hard to stop fires from either starting or spreading.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>That has changed in recent years, but it&#39;s not an overnight process.&nbsp; Tue, 15 Oct 2013 17:39:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 1329 at http://ijpr.org When Letting The Forest Burn Is The Best Option Keeping The Heat In The Kitchen Where It Belongs http://ijpr.org/post/keeping-heat-kitchen-where-it-belongs <p>When outdoor cooking season arrives, we get the standard warnings about barbecue safety.</p><p>Now that the weather has most of us cooking indoors again, we&#39;ll hear about the things to keep in mind as we heat food under the roof.&nbsp; Fri, 11 Oct 2013 17:21:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 1199 at http://ijpr.org Keeping The Heat In The Kitchen Where It Belongs Fire Season Ends In Southwest Oregon http://ijpr.org/post/fire-season-ends-southwest-oregon <p>Fire season ended at last in most of Southern Oregon.</p><p>The Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) dropped the fire danger to LOW at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday, September 24th.&nbsp; Tue, 24 Sep 2013 23:21:06 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 455 at http://ijpr.org Fire Season Ends In Southwest Oregon Fire/Smoke Relief For Small Businesses http://ijpr.org/post/firesmoke-relief-small-businesses <p>The summer fires in Josephine and Douglas counties damaged few structures.</p><p>But they put a huge dent in the tourism business, especially during the time the Rogue River was closed to rafting.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:19:47 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 264 at http://ijpr.org Fire/Smoke Relief For Small Businesses