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Man killed in Douglas County crash

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – A man who lived in Lake County was killed in a crash in Douglas County. Oregon State Police said on the afternoon of May 27, 62-year-old Owen Byers from both Lakeview and Coquille was driving a Ford pickup …

No Coronavirus cases in Lake County

Lakeview, Ore. – Lake county is one of only 5 Oregon counties without any confirmed cases of Coronavirus yet – but the virus is still having a big impact. Charlie Tveit of Lake District Health confirms the numbers.  “As of Wednesday, we …

Lakeview schools re-open

Lakeview, Ore. – Schools in Lakeview re-opened Thursday, after being closed for 3 days following violent threats made online. Lakeview High School Junior Alex Turner says he’s happy to be getting back to school.  “Superintendent, Mister Cahill, did a good job of …

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 …

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 …