Lake County

3 arrested, suspected in ATM theft in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. —The Lake County Sheriff’s Department with the help of several other agencies has identified and arrested three people in connection with an ATM theft in Klamath Falls. Christine Elizabeth Ray, Robert Michael Jones, and Michael Paul Vaughn, all of …

Lakeview schools closed due to threat

LAKEVIEW, Ore.— Lakeview school district closed all schools on Monday after a violent threat was made online. Will Cahill, Lake County Schools superintendent, says the threat was found on social media on Saturday night. He says due to the details of the …

Prescribed burns planned in Lake County

LAKE COUNTY, Ore. – It’s been a relatively uneventful fire season in southwestern Oregon, with significantly less acreage burned this past summer compared to season. And, with the latest weather forecast, some forest managers are transitioning from fire season to “prescribed fire …

BLM hosts fire “fuel break” meeting

LAKEVIEW, Ore. – The Bureau of Land Management is proposing a plan which would create a system of fuel breaks throughout western states to help control wildfires. The proposal would place some 11,000 miles of fuel breaks within a 220 million-acre area …

New location for Klamath / Lake Community Action Services

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath / Lake Community Action Services spent the weekend moving to a new location in Klamath Falls. “We are a non-profit organization.”  Explains Interim Executive Director Christina Zamora.  “That provides energy assistance, homeless prevention services, family support and …

Lake, Klamath Counties to declare fire season

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Monday, June 10th will mark the start of fire season in Klamath and Lake Counties. The fire season declaration was sparked by drying fuels, and warmer conditions. “Going into the first of next week, rapid warm-up.”  Explains Randall …