Modoc County

Modoc County Evacuations: Caldwell Fire

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 121 to …

Caldwell Fire blackens 12 square miles

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’. As of …

Canyon Fire covers 250 acres in Modoc County

MODOC COUNTY, Calif. – Crews are fighting a wildfire burning in Northern California. The Canyon Fire was sparked by lightning Tuesday evening north of Canby Bridge in Modoc County. As of 8:30 Wednesday morning, bulldozer lines have surrounded 3/4 of the fire. …

Modoc County reopens

Alturas, Cal. – Modoc County was the first California to relax Coronavirus guidelines, but it’s not business as usual. Monday marked the start of a return to a normal business week in Modoc County. “Our county is open.”  Confirms Heather Hadwick of …

COVID-19: List of local canceled events

UPDATE (03-23-20 11:00 a.m.) – On the morning of March 23, Governor Kate Brown issued an executive order prohibiting all non-essential social and recreational gatherings until further notice. It directs Oregonians to stay at home unless they need to get groceries or …