Kitzhaber declares a state of emergency

By Dylan J. Darling The Bulletin
Published Jul 17, 2014 at 12:01AM / Updated Jul 23, 2014 at 02:25PM
Peter Murphy, Oregon Department of Transportation / Courtesy photo The Waterman Complex Fire burns Wednesday near the Ochoco Summit on U.S. Highway 26 northeast of Prineville. The fire has kept the highway closed since Monday night. Officials gave no estimate as to when it will reopen.