Threat of wildfires in Malheur County grows as fuels dry, storms track in

Threat of wildfires in Malheur County grows as fuels dry, storms track in

By Les Zaitz The Enterprise Federal fire officials are predicting an above-normal risk for significant wildfires in southeast Oregon through August. That forecast, issued last week, took on added urgency

Vale BLM setting up remote fire camp to tackle growing list of wildfires

The Enterprise VALE – Fire crews faced another string of lightning-caused fires west of Lake Owyhee Saturday evening, and a new fire base was expected to be established Sunday at

Three wildfires burning above Lake Owyhee, structures threatened

Three wildfires burning above Lake Owyhee, structures threatened

The Enterprise VALE — Wildfires were threatening a church camp and private cabins at Lake Owyhee Saturday afternoon as fire crews attacked three large blazes from the air and from the ground.