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Four buildings were destroyed, but no injuries were reported.
Senior care home operators all over Oregon are increasingly calling on emergency responders to handle routine tasks.
Portland firefighters will soon have access to bulletproof vests while on the job.
"The department had some employees that chose not to get vaccinated, and those employees requested an accommodation."
PTSD and mental health in general in the industry is something every department needs to address.
A Chevrolet S10 pickup hit the median, which caused the driver to lose control and strike a tree, igniting the fire.
An investigation showed the accident wasn't the result of any tree cutting but that the tree unexpectedly snapped and fell to the ground.