ALTURAS, Calif. – A corrections officer with the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office was terminated for alleged sexual misconduct. According to the sheriff’s office, an outside agency was requested to investigate after reports were received regarding accusations of a sexual relationship ...

MODOC COUNTY, Calif. – After starting Wednesday afternoon, the Barnes Fire, burning southeast of Willow Ranch in Modoc County has grown to more than 4,000 acres. Winds died down yesterday morning and afternoon allowing air support to attack the fire ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. —Some elected leaders in northern California and southern Oregon are asking the Bureau of Reclamation to take steps to replenish water for many in the Klamath Basin. Leaders in Siskiyou, Modoc, and Klamath counties all drafted a ...

YREKA, Calif. – Two small fires have been detected in the Klamath National Forest after a thunderstorm rolled over the area Wednesday. The Forest Service said both fires are within the Salmon Scott Ranger District in Northern California. The Rays ...

ALTURAS, Calif. – A sheriff’s office in Northern California was closed to the public due to COVID-19. The Modoc County Sheriff’s Office said the front office will be shut down until the 21st of this month after several staff members ...

ALTURAS, Calif. – A mountain lion spotted in a rural Northern California community will be relocated. Wednesday morning, the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office warned Alturas residents a mountain lion was spotted within city limits. Citizens were advised to not leave ...

ALTURAS, Calif. — The sheriff of a rural northern California county says his agency won’t enforce Governor Gavin Newsom’s curfew order. Starting on the night of November 21, the vast majority of  Californians will be asked to avoid contact with ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A local hospital was reportedly the victim of a cybercrime. Sky Lakes Medical Center in Klamath Falls serves tens of thousands of people in Southern Oregon and Northern California. On October 27, 2020, the hospital announced ...

MODOC COUNTY, Calif. – A wildfire burning in Northern California has grown to over 67,000 acres. The July Complex fires were sparked by lightning strikes on the morning of July 22 in the Modoc National Forest. One of the main ...

MODOC COUNTY, Ore. – A series of fires in Northern California are prompting evacuation orders in the area. The July Complex fires were sparked by lightning strikes on the morning of July 22 in Modoc County. The fires have since ...

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