WASHINGTON, D.C. – Klamath Basin irrigators will get extra money on top of the $33 million already secured earlier this year for drought relief. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), and Congressman Cliff Bentz (R-Ore.) announced $10 million ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Officials are rescinding a public health advisory for Upper Klamath Lake that was issued due to the presence of potentially harmful algae blooms. The Oregon Health Authority said earlier this year, they detected the presence of ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Following the announcement that one of the Klamath Basin’s main irrigation canals won’t open this summer, the Klamath Water Users Association is asking for peace. Last week, the Bureau of Reclamation announced the shutoff the A ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The federal agency overseeing much of the irrigation in and around Klamath Lake will not release water from a canal this year. The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is in charge of the Klamath Project, providing irrigation ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A woman camping in a remote area of Klamath County appears to be the victim of an unprovoked shooting. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said in the early morning hours of July 2, a woman spending ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Two people escaped serious injury after their car crashed into Upper Klamath Lake Monday. The crash happened at about 5 in the afternoon on Highway 140 about 10 miles west of Klamath Falls at Milepost 58. ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – Volunteers and homeowners helped to successfully patch a levee breach along Klamath Lake Tuesday. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said on the afternoon of June 4, a homeowner noticed a crater in a levee between Lakeshore ...

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – Two people survived after their vehicle plunged into Klamath Lake. Oregon State Police said on Christmas day, a vehicle was driving on Highway 140 near milepost 58 when the driver lost control on the icy roadway. ...

Klamath County, Ore. – High algae toxin levels are prompting the Oregon Health Authority to issue a health advisory for Upper Klamath Lake. Blue-green algae and the toxins they produce were detected in the lake at concentrations that could be ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. — A federal trial that could impact water use in the West has adjourned. The trial focuses on the shutoff of irrigation water to Klamath Project farmers in 2001. Lawyers for the federal government say water priority ...

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