FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2015, file photo, the Canyon Creek Complex fire burns near John Day, Ore. In addition to rangeland lost, ranchers and ranching groups say hundreds of cows have perished and millions of dollars’ worth of hay stacks and barns has gone up in flames. (Les Zaitz/The Oregonian/OregonLive via AP, File)   MAGS OUT; TV OUT; NO LOCAL INTERNET; THE MERCURY OUT; WILLAMETTE WEEK OUT; PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

As wildfires rage in West, ranchers lose cattle, rangeland

The vast majority of the 1.6 million acres — nearly 2,600 square miles — that burned in Oregon, Idaho and Washington this year are federally owned, data show, with large swaths of that public land used as rangeland for livestock grazing.

Picture taken near Fort Wayne International Airport.

Photos: Severe thunderstorm

A severe storm is rolling through the area, bringing with it heavy winds and rains and hail in some locations.