Oroville Dam

KIRBY’S KATCH

Finally some rain. Now we see the real changing of the seasons in the local fishing opportunities. As waters get stained and cold, the patterns will change, and right now things a ...

KIRBY'S KATCH

“Long-term systemic failure” was the phrase used by an independent team of forensic investigators who were hired to report on the near catastrophic collapse at Oroville ...

KIRBY'S KATCH

I love fishing at Lake Oroville, and up until the collapse of the overflow section last year, my favorite launch ramp was the main ramp at the spillway. It’s easily accessibl ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

Local anglers are finally starting to see improved action as the rain lets up and the temperatures rise. Here’s the area round up: Collins Lake has resumed its weekly trout ...

How could this happen?

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you already know about the situation at Lake Oroville and the near catastrophe at the dam’s emergency spillway. As we watched the ...