South-central Oregon wildfire grows to 6,200 acres; firefighters battling blazes across the west

Wildfires driving people from their homes in California and throughout the west have had help from an unlikely source: the rain. Major winter downpours that pulled the state out of years of drought also brought a layer of grass that early-summer fires are greedily feeding on.

Source: South-central Oregon wildfire grows to 6,200 acres; firefighters battling blazes across the west | OregonLive.com