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Bear Flat Fire near Keno burns 50 acres

KENO, Ore. — The Bear Flat Fire near Keno continues to burn in the Klamath River Canyon. The Fire Information Officer for the Southern Central Oregon Fire Management Partnership, Tamara Schmidt, says the fire is estimated to have burned 50 acres so …

Death investigation underway in Keno

KENO, Ore. – A suspicious death in the Keno area has sparked activation of the Klamath County Major Crime Team. 911 was notified of a dead person at a home on Clover Creek Road late Sunday afternoon. The deceased has been identified …

Wildlife rehabilitation

Keno, Ore. – Unless you’re properly trained, trying to nurse injured wildlife back to health may not be a good idea. Liz Burton of Badger Run Wildlife Rehab says the situation happens more often than you’d think.  “We had a couple of …

Seasonal deer migration poses highway hazard

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Fall deer migration is underway, and the number of deer-related crashes in Klamath County rises dramatically. Mark McDougal serves as a Senior Trooper with the Oregon State Police.  “We see multitudes of deer strikes – upwards of 8 …

172 marijuana plants seized in Klamath County

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – An illegal marijuana grow was busted outside of Keno Wednesday. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said they served a search warrant at a residence in the 17000 block of Hamaker Lane on August 22. Deputies found 176 marijuana …

Police investigating a highway shooting

Update: The vehicle described as an older brown single cab pick-up truck is no longer of interest to investigators. An arrest has not yet been made. Klamath County, Ore. –  Police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital …