EASTERN OREGON:  Smoke causing concerns

EASTERN OREGON: Smoke causing concerns

Several citizens are concerned with the smoke hovering in the Baker and Union County areas. The smoke that has been invading our area is coming from British Columbia. There have been 145 new fires from lightning strikes with a total of 600 fires burning in British Columbia. The National Weather Service is predicting that the smoke will continue to plague our area through the remainder of the week.