31 July 2014

Proposed water rule targets Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A rule proposed by the state could place big limitations on the use of water wells serving Klamath Falls during a drought...and the rule would only apply to Klamath County. Klamath Falls City Manage ...

31 July 2014

Tank of Gas Getaway - Gold Beach

Posted in Tank of Gas Getaway

Gold Beach, ORE - If you listen closely you can hear it....it's the sound of the ocean calling your name.  In this week's Tank of Gas Getaway we head to the Oregon Coast...where the cool ocean bree ...

31 July 2014

Oregon Gulch Fire near Pinehurst holding at 36,568 acres

Posted in Local

Update (8/4 10am): Fire officials say fire personnel made significant progress on the Oregon Gulch Fire. The fire has consumed 36,568 acres and is 20% contained. For the absolute latest updates, ...

31 July 2014

Young boy drowns in Grants Pass

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- Tragedy strikes a Josephine County family after their seven year-old son drowns under the supervision of his teenage sister.    Seven year old Dakota Vincent was playing with ...

31 July 2014

Missing Illinois man in remote area of Lake County found

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Update (7/31 11 a.m.) Officials say the missing teen in northern Lake County has been found alive. He is being taken to a hospital for evaluation. Lake County, Ore. -- Lake County Sheriff's deput ...

30 July 2014

Dozens of lightning sparked fires keep crews busy

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Jackson County, Ore.--  Fire crews were battling dozens of wildfires Wednesday night started by an afternoon burst of lightning, that just kept coming.  There's a group of fires burning on Wagner ...

30 July 2014

Preparing for Disaster

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    Ashland, Ore -- 1,400 homes in and around Ashland are in a mapped wildfire hazard area.    With dry conditions, more lightning in the forecast and 6 small fires still burning in the Ashland ...

30 July 2014

Jackson County Sheriff says evacuation order lifted

Written by Christine Pitawanich

Jackson County, Ore. -- UPDATE 7:30pm Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters said the evacuation notice for the area of Wagner Creek and Anderson Butte between mile markers 11 and 12 was lifted around ...

30 July 2014

Ominous forecast threatens Reeves Creek Fire fight

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Selma, Ore. -- All the flames are out on the biggest wildfire burning in Southwestern Oregon, but fire officials said an ominous forecast could cause the fire to reignite. The Reeves Creek Fire scor ...

30 July 2014

Firefighter dies in falling accident near Launch Fire at Fourmile Lake

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Klamath County, Ore. -- There's sad news tonight to report from the fire lines, as Southern Oregon's 2014 fire season claims a life. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah said around 6:30 to 7 Tuesday ...