wildfire

Meadow Fire near Chiloquin 50% contained

CHILOQUIN, Ore. – A prescribed burn north of Upper Klamath Lake that turned into a wildfire is nearing containment. On Tuesday, May 4, the North 2 Prescribed Fire project was ignited five miles northwest of Chiloquin. The plan was to treat up …

Ponina Fire in Klamath County 60% contained

BEATTY, Ore. – A wildfire burning in Klamath County is now 60% contained. The U.S. Forest Service said on Sunday, the Ponina Fire burned an estimated 1,200 acres while evacuations were conducted five miles north of Beatty, Oregon. By Tuesday, crews were …

Ponina Fire burning in Klamath County 40% contained

BEATTY, Ore. – Firefighters are reportedly making good progress fighting a wildfire in Klamath County. The U.S. Forest Service said on Sunday, the Ponina Fire burned an estimated 1,200 acres while evacuations were conducted five miles north of Beatty, Oregon. By Tuesday, …

Ponina Fire burning near Beatty 10% contained

BEATTY, Ore. – A fire in Klamath County is continuing to grow. On Sunday, the Ponina Fire burned an estimated 1,200 acres while evacuations were conducted five miles north Beatty, Oregon. By Monday the fire grew to 1,400 acres, but firefighters say …