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Klamath County Health Officials Discuss Ebola

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Health officials in the Klamath Basin say while there are currently no cases of ebola in Oregon, they’re not willing to be caught unprepared should one turn up here. According to a press release, officials from Klamath County Public Health, Klamath County Emergency Management, and other health and first responder agencies, met...
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KCSO Asks for Help Finding Missing, Endangered Man

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the community’s help finding a Klamath County man who is missing and considered endangered. 56 year old Phillip Deprato Junior hasn’t been seen since October 13th when he was walking along Riverside Drive near the Greensprings area in Klamath Falls. Anyone with information of...
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High Wind Watch Through Saturday Evening

      Klamath Falls, Ore.– The National weather service has issued a High Wind Watch for Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County. Winds could gust up to 60 miles per hour with sustained winds at 40 to 45 miles an hour. Folks near Silver Lake and the Hart Mountain will want to batten...
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Skeletal Remains Found in Modoc County

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Hiker in Modoc County came across what appear to human remains on Tuesday. Modoc County Undersheriff Ken Richardson said the remains were found about 100 yards or so off of Centerville Road, and appear to have been there for several years. The remains were found partly inside a sleeping bag....
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Election Focus: Measure 90

Klamath Falls, Ore.– You should have your ballot in hand by now… which means you have a lot of decisions to make. One of the measures on the ballot for next month’s general election is measure 90, which would ditch the state’s current party primary system. Instead, anyone from any party could enter a...
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Yreka Man Arrested for Prowling

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Yreka man was arrested recently for breaking into a hair salon in the city. According to a police report, a local bar owner heard two people whispering about plans to break into the Toetally Tips Hair Salon on South Main Street. When police arrived, they arrested 35-year old Adam Michael...
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$10 Costumes Raise Funds for Domestic Violence Shelter

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Halloween is just around the corner and it’s not too soon to start thinking about trick-or-treat costumes. First Baptist on High Street is selling costumes today for just ten-dollars a piece to raise money for the Klamath Basin’s Domestic Violence shelter. A community member donated the costumes to raise funds for...
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Drug Store Bear Being Rehabilitated

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Officials say they’re not sure what happened to a bear cub’s mama, but they’ve sent the little guy to a rehabilitation center in Longview, Washington, to be rehabilitated so he can be returned to the wild. The black bear cub found her way into a...
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Community Meetings Discuss Water, Taxes

Klamath Falls, Ore.– State agencies have scheduled three separate meetings for Wednesday, October 22nd in Klamath Falls. Senator Doug Whitsett’s office is encouraging residents to attend the meetings, which could lead to regulations that will have a huge impact on our rural communities.  The Department of State Lands will hold a public hearing, and...
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Chiloquin Leaders Seen Economic Input

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Chiloquin Economic Summit will be held tomorrow night to brainstorm ways to bring business and jobs the town. Several speakers from County and state agencies are expected to attend, and the public is also invited. The meeting starts at 7:00 Thursday night at the Chiloquin Community Center on S. 1st...
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