Basin Residents Dispute Water Rights

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — This morning many are standing their ground at the Klamath County Agricultural/Economic Impact Rally. Dozens are gathering to dispute the water rights surrounding the withstanding drought conditions the Klamath Basin is facing. In mid-April, Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought for the county and following that came water regulations. The Sprague River, … Continue reading »

Fire Season to Begin for Klamath Basin

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Fire season will begin this upcoming Friday in Klamath and Lake counties. This enacts regulations regarding debris burning and forest operations. The lack of spring rain, recent fire activity and fuel conditions all led to the decision. There is still no word on fire season in Jackson and Josephine counties.