BonanzaOre. – The Golden Fire which started on July 22, 2023, located 9 miles north of Bonanza has reached full containment as of yesterday evening. The fire remains at 2,137 acres and is under investigation.

Firefighters will begin patrolling the fire and conduct daily checks in the coming days and weeks. Wildfire can leave hazards directly after and for months following. The public is advised to avoid the fire area for public safety and use extreme caution when returning home.

Klamath and Lake County landowners are urged to follow local and fire department burning regulations. Conditions are extreme and any new start can spread rapidly.