A longtime fire lookout at Klamath National Forest was identified Monday as one of the four killed in the ongoing McKinney wildfire in California. The fire, which began on July 29, is 40% contained and has burned more than 60,000 acres, according to CalFire. Kathy Shoopman began her lookout career...
A “beloved” U.S. Forest Service lookout is among the four people to have died in California’s largest wildfire this year, “devastating” her colleagues in the federal agency.
The massive blaze has torn through over 60,000 acres and claimed the lives of three people and impacted countless wildlife as firefighters continue to make progress containing the fire. The largest and most deadly wildfire of the year in California has claimed its fourth victim, a veteran fire lookout who's...
Kathy Shoopman, 74, the Buckhorn fire lookout at the Klamath National Forest died Friday in the McKinney fire. Shoopman began her service as a fire lookout in 1974 and served faithfully to the end. Even as sheriff’s deputies and her supervisor urged her to evacuate, Shoopman stayed at her post,...
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Copyright 2022 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org. Kathy Shoopman, 74, was the Buckhorn-Bally fire lookout at the Klamath National Forest. She was killed Friday by the McKinney fire — the largest and most deadly wildfire in California this year. Transcript. LEILA FADEL, HOST:. The McKinney fire in northern...
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Officials said Friday that the McKinney fire, which has killed four people and burned nearly 60,000 acres in the Klamath National Forest, has destroyed 132 buildings, including 87 homes. A week after the fire started, firefighters slowed it down, but fire officials have warned that flames could still run. As...
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