Searchers Find Missing 18-year Old

[UPDATE 11:00 a.m. JULY 31ST] Kevin Mulert was found alive Thursday morning at about 10:30 a.m. by searchers on horseback, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office is reporting. He was found about 1.5 miles southeast of his camp. Searchers provided initial medical care and water as it appeared he was dehydrated. A National Guard helicopter was … Continue reading »

CAL FIRE Battles Widespread Fires

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Ca. — California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) reported Thursday morning that they had 15 new fires started by Wednesday afternoon’s thunderstorms. As of Thursday, all of those fires are contained, but crews are still out making sure there are no hot spots and reinforcing fire lines. All of these … Continue reading »

Rabies Case Confirmed in Lane County

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The first case of rabies so far this year in Lane County has been confirmed. Lane County Public Health says a fox found near a residence in Junction City tested positive for rabies. It is the first animal to test positive for rabies in Oregon this year. The fox was brought … Continue reading »

4th Missing Ethiopian Athlete Found Safe

EUGENE, Ore. — The fourth Ethiopian athlete who went missing at the the World Junior Track and Field Championships is safe. The University of Oregon Police Department says it found Zeyituna Mohammed in Federal Way, Washington. She was at the residence of an acquaintance. She went missing with three other teammates. They were found in … Continue reading »

Klamath Citizens Be Aware of Scammers

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Over the past few weeks the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office has fielded multiple calls from citizens regarding being scammed or defrauded, according to a press release sent out Tuesday. The Sheriff’s Office said all potential suspects have been located out of state. The persons trying to deceive the citizens do so … Continue reading »

Ferguson Fire 100 Percent Contained

[UPDATE 8:30 A.M. JULY 29TH] — Suppression and mop-up efforts continue on the Ferguson Fire, which is about 30 miles east of Klamath Falls. The fire is still holding at 200 acres and is 100 percent contained. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Department has lifted the level one evacuation notification on the Ferguson Fire. NEAR BEATTY, Ore. — … Continue reading »

The Launch Fire Burning 100 Acres

FOUR MILE LAKE, Ore. — The Launch Fire is burning 100 acres near Four Mile Lake Tuesday morning. Interagency fire crews have multiple resources on scene as of Monday night. There are eight engines, two helicopters, one air attack and a hand crew. The cause of this fire is under investigation.

3 Ethiopian Track Athletes Found

UPDATE: Confirmed by UO Police Department - Three of 4 missing Ethiopian athletes are safe in Beaverton. Missing persons case active on fourth. Latest on KEZI 9 News at 5 and 6 p.m. EUGENE, Ore. — New information is surfacing about the four missing Ethiopian track athletes who disappeared from the World Junior Track and Field championships … Continue reading »

Gov. Kitzhaber Expects Jobs in Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Governor Kitzhaber visited NuScale Power in Corvallis on Friday to learn about an innovative approach to nuclear power and how the company plans to bring more than 100 jobs to Oregon. NuScale Power was recently awarded a $217 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop small modular reactor technology. The … Continue reading »

Hundreds Ride for Chris Kilcullen

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of motorcycles took to the streets Sunday morning in honor of fallen Eugene Police Officer Chris Kilcullen. This was the event’s fourth year. With close to 400 riders this time around, organizers say it has definitely grown since the inaugural ride, but that the meaning behind it all, honoring Chris Kilcullen … Continue reading »

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