BEATTY, Ore.- The largest wildfire in the nation the Bootleg Fire is tearing through Klamath and Lake counties. It’s primarily burning in remote rural areas, presenting challenging terrain to fire fighters. It’s also creating intense personal struggles for some land ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A massive wildfire continues to grow in Klamath County. The Bootleg Fire was first reported on the afternoon of Tuesday, July 6 on Fuego Mountain approximately 11 miles northeast of the town of Sprague River. By ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – There’s a new wildfire burning in Southern Oregon. The Bootleg Fire was first reported at about 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7 on Fuego Mountain approximately 11 miles northeast of Sprague River. By about 5:00 p.m., ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A Klamath Falls man died in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 140. Oregon State Police said at about 7:35 p.m. on Sunday, June 20, a Harley Davidson motorcycle operated by 70-year-old David Erickson was traveling eastbound ...

BEATTY, Ore. — The Fremont-Winema National Forest Service says a new fire, dubbed the Yellow Jacket Fire, is burning on privately owned property 4 miles south of Beatty. It says the fire was reported around 2 p.m. this afternoon. It’s ...

BLY, Ore. – A fire that started in rural Klamath County this past weekend continues to burn. The U.S. Forest Service said the Sycan River Fire was first reported Sunday afternoon around 2:30 about 20 miles north of Beatty. Since ...

BEATTY, Ore. – A fire in Klamath County is continuing to grow. On Sunday, the Ponina Fire burned an estimated 1,200 acres while evacuations were conducted five miles north Beatty, Oregon. By Monday the fire grew to 1,400 acres, but ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. — The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is issuing evacuations for a fire burning 5 miles north of Beatty. It is being called the Ponina fire. According to multiple agencies, the fire is burning on Oregon Department of ...

BEATTY, Ore. – A flood warning is now in effect for the Sprague River in Klamath County. Former Klamath County Commissioner Tom Mallams owns a ranch just north of the Sprague River. He knows the river well. “It’s really flat ...

Update (01/22/19 2:20 p.m.) – Klamath County deputies who were involved in a fatal shooting have been cleared of wrong-doing. The Klamath County District Attorney’s Office said Deputy Leach and Deputy McAdams were justified in the shooting of Mark Farrell. ...

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