Out and About: August 21 – 24

There are a lot of activities this weekend, one of the last before school and sports resume. If treasure hunting is your game head out to the 6th Annual Tie Days Swap Meet. Several vendors are setting up at Shady Kate’s Boutique on Highway 62 in Shady Cove to offer deals on their antiques, art, … Continue reading »

Drowning at Lake of the Woods

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Deputies are still trying to identify the body of the young man who was recovered from Lake of the Woods after witnesses saw him in the lake yelling for help. Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to Lake of the Woods on a report of a possible drowning on Wednesday around 7:22 p.m. Klamath … Continue reading »

Launch Fire Causes Campsite Evacuation

[UPDATE: 6:52p.m.] South Central Oregon Fire Management leaders said fire crews are being pulled off the fire lines because of lighting. They said as soon as the situation becomes safe again, the crews will move back in. Fire Management officials said they don’t expect it to grow too much more at this time. There is … Continue reading »

Firewood Project at Lake of the Woods

LAKE OF THE WOODS, Ore. — Recent warm weather may have many people thinking more of air conditioning than home heating, but a project in Klamath County means hundreds of basin residents should be warmer this coming winter. Community Corrections clients from Klamath County trekked to Lake of the Woods on Tuesday to load up … Continue reading »

Oregon Trails: Lake of the Woods

LAKE OF THE WOODS, Ore. — Now that May is here, many people’s thoughts of outdoor recreation turn to camping and outdoor activities at mountain lakes in our area. One of the most popular mountain lake resorts in Southern Oregon is also one of the oldest. Fresh in a coat of new red paint, chairs … Continue reading »