(Beatty, OR) -- The Bootleg Fire in southern Oregon continues to grow. Fire officials say the blaze has now surpassed 303-thousand acres as of late last night and is continuing to advance toward three communities. A total of 67 homes have been destroyed, and 31-hundred homes are threatened. Firefighters are working to build containment lines to protect Paisley, Summer Lake, and Silver Lake. The fire is 25-percent contained.