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 ...

MODOC COUNTY, Ore. (UPDATE: 07/18 8:15 A.M.)— The Modoc County Sheriffs Office has ordered mandatory evacuations for Tionesta. Mandatory Evacuations have been lifted for: Roads in the Tulelake area south of HWY 139- County Road 120 to 124 County Road ...

Lava Beds National Monument – The ‘Caldwell’ Fire near the southeast corner of the Lava Beds National Monument has now blackened more than 12 square miles. The Caldwell fire is the largest of several fires burning in the ‘July Complex’. ...

LASSEN COUNTY, Calif. – Homes, ranches, and commercial structures are still threatened by a fire burning in northern Lassen County, California. The Gold Fire started on the afternoon of July 20 south of Adin. As of the morning of July ...