Fire Season Begins June 9, 2023

The Douglas Forest Protective Association (DFPA), the Umpqua National Forest, and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Roseburg District have announced that the 2023 fire season will officially begin Friday, June 9th at 12:01 AM.  All private, county, state, and Bureau of Indian Affairs land within the Douglas District as well as the public lands […]

Budget Committee Member Opening

The Winston-Dillard Fire District has a vacant position available on the Budget Committee. If you are interested in filling this position, please drop off a resume at our station located at 250 SE Main St Winston Or. The resume needs to be dropped off by April 14, 2023. If you have any questions, feel free […]


The Board of Directors of Winston-Dillard Fire District No. 5 will hold its Regular Board meeting at WDFD Fire Station at 250 SE Main St., Winston, OR on Monday, January 16, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. To comply with House Bill 2560, those that wish to participate can attend through videoconferencing or telephonically. If you plan […]

Fire Season 2022 Ends

The 2022 fire season officially ends Sunday, October 23rd, 2022 as a result of recent wetting rains and an overall cooling trend that has returned to the area. With the end of fire season, both public and industrial fire restrictions that were implemented through DFPA will no longer be in effect. A list of fire […]


Douglas County Fire District No. 2 and Winston-Dillard Fire District will be joining the Douglas Forest Protective Association (DFPA), the Umpqua National Forest, and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Roseburg District in announcing that the 2022 fire season will officially begin Friday, June 24th at 12:01 AM. Douglas County Fire District No.2 and Winston […]

Annual Hydrant Testing

The Winston-Dillard Fire District will be doing annual fire hydrant flow testing during the months of May and June. During this testing period, your water could become discolored. This condition is rare and should clear up quickly. If you notice excessive discoloration, or it does not clear up quickly, please notify us at 541-679-8721 or […]

Upcoming Webinars

With May being Wildfire Awareness Month in Oregon, the Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM) will be hosting weekly webinars on several different topics ranging from financial readiness for wildfire to a fascinating look at fire-resistant plants. Below is a list of the upcoming webinars and a link to register. The registration link has details […]

Planning for Fire Season

As we get closer to fire season, the time to start preparing your home is now. We would like to encourage all of our patrons to sign up for this webinar on how to prepare your home and make it easier to protect against a potential wild fire. You can sign up at this link […]

An Update on FireMed

The Winston-Dillard Fire District provides the FireMed Ambulance Membership Program. FireMed members receive emergency ambulance care and transportation within the service area covered by WDFD and also through reciprocal agreements with other agency areas of Oregon. Although you do not have to be a member to be transported, membership offers several important benefits: When a […]

Fire Service Appreciation

Today is Fire Service Appreciation Day in Oregon! Thank you to our talented personnel and our regional partners in other fire service agencies for keeping our communities safe.