Ward Fire

Ward Fire 100% contained

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – The Ward Fire south of Klamath Falls is now 100% contained. On August 9, lightning started the Ward Fire near the Oregon-California border. It grew to over 1,000 acres before favorable conditions allowed crews to gain the upper …

Ward Fire now 63% contained

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – Crews continue to make progress fighting the Ward Fire burning south of Klamath Falls. On August 9, lightning started the Ward Fire near the Oregon-California border. It grew to over 1,000 acres before favorable conditions allowed crews to …

Ward Fire update: 1,301 acres, 24% contained

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A fire that started while thunderstorms were coming through Klamath County remains at just over 1,300 acres Monday. The Oregon Department of Forestry said the Ward Fire started on August 9 about 18 miles southwest of Klamath Falls. …