career fair

Oregon Dept. Of Public Safety Looking To Hire 500 People

Salem, Ore. – If you’re looking for a job and would consider moving to another part of the state, the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST) is looking to hire 500 people.  A career fair will be held in Salem on Friday March 31st and Saturday April 1st at the Oregon...
Keep Reading »
Gov Kate Brown

Governor Brown Calls For A Health Care Plan That Moves Oregonians Forward

Washington, D.C. – This past Thursday, March 23rd Governor Kate Brown met with several officials in D.C. to urge that any changes to health care keep insurance, jobs and improve access to affordable care to all Oregonians. Governor Brown met with a slew of lawmakers, including Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, Medicaid...
Keep Reading »
Scott Lucas

Stay Safe This Spring Break

Salem, Ore – Spring Break is here and the Oregon Office of Emergency Management Search and Rescue Coordinator Scott Lucas would like to remind Oregonians to stay safe. The search and rescue community is on standby to respond if needed.  Lucas says a lot of accidents can be avoided by being prepared and knowing...
Keep Reading »
Aquarium Otter 5K

You “Otter” Take Part In This 5K At The Aquarium

Newport, Ore. – The Oregon Coast Aquarium is all about animals, but on April 22nd a lot of humans will be there too.  It’s the 5th annual Oregon Coast Aquarium 5K & Kids’ Dash.  The 5K is open to all forms of runners whether you’re fast, slow or in the middle, then the Kids’...
Keep Reading »
firefighter run

The Annual Wildland Firefighter Remembrance Run Coming In May

Klamath Falls, Ore. – If you or your company would like to sponsor someone for the upcoming Wildland Firefighter Remembrance Run, the deadline is April 1st.   The Wildland Firefighter Foundation invites anyone who is interested to become sponsors for the Seventh Annual Wildland Firefighter Remembrance Run.  It’s going to be held at the...
Keep Reading »
Dog Lake Rd

Dog Lake Road Near Lakeview Closed Temporarily

Lakeview, Ore. – Forest Road 4017, also known to locals as Dog Lake Road in the Lakeview District of the Fremont-Winema National Forest, is currently closed due to severe erosion and road damage.  It’s shut down between Forest Service Roads 4017.101 and 4020.401. The closure starts about 9 miles from the Fremont-Winema National Forest...
Keep Reading »
veteran bricks

Deadline Is Soon To Order Veterans Memorial Bricks

Klamath Falls, – Ore. If you want to order a Veterans Memorial Project Brick this Spring, the deadline is April 1st. The bricks will be dedicated to military veterans and will be placed at the Veterans Memorial by Memorial Day.  The community wide project honors and recognizes Vets who have served our country. The...
Keep Reading »
BTS meeting

The Search For A New BTS GM Continues

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Wednesday, March 22nd at the Basin Transit Service Board of Directors meeting, the update on the search for a new General Manager was given. They’re just now starting to advertise, they’re hoping to interview candidates by May and best case scenario have a new GM by September when Ernie Palmer retires...
Keep Reading »
Jordan Cove

Jordan Cove Open House This Friday

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Representatives of the Jordan Cove LNG and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline will be holding open houses in various locations around the state for a question and answer type gathering.  The meetings are part of the Federal Energy Regulatory pre filing process, to provide the public with a chance to learn...
Keep Reading »
ODOT logo

Get A Message Sign Idea For ODOT?

Medford, Ore. – You’ve probably seen those electronic message boards on I-5 that say things like Buckle Up, or Drive Safe.  Well the Oregon Department of Transportation asked Oregonians to come up with some new distracted driving messages to remind folks to keep their eyes on the road when driving, and not their smart...
Keep Reading »