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Monday Is ‘Safe Routes To School’ Day

Klamath Falls, Ore. – This coming Monday, February 27th, you’re invited to the Roosevelt Elementary School Auditorium, where the For Every Kid Coalition will be hosting a “Safe Routes to School” Town Hall. For Every Kid Coalition is hoping to bring students, parents, even grandparents together to discuss how to make it safer for...
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A Bill To Help Small Businesses, Passes in The House

Salem, Ore. – The Oregon House has passed Bill 2152 – a boon for small businesses. The bill, which passed with bipartisan support, allows Small Business Development Centers to reach out to existing and prospective small business owners throughout Oregon.  Because right now, they can’t.   Rep. David Gomberg said “Every year, 2,000 new...
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Head Start Meeting Tonight Cancelled

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The 5pm Klamath Family Head Start monthly Grantee Board meeting that was set for tonight is cancelled.   They apologize for the last minute inconvenience. 
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OIT Gets New CIO

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Yesterday OIT confirmed the hire of their new Chief Information Officer, Jim Jones.  Jones, who starts April 10th, is coming from Gonzaga University in Spokane where he’s been for 13 years.  He’ll be replacing the current CIO and Associate Vice President Paul Rowan, who is retiring. Jones will provide management...
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Body Found In The Klamath River Was Due To Homicide

Yreka, Cal. – We have an update on the case from Siskiyou County where the body of a 62 year old man from Happy Camp was found on the bank of the Klamath River earlier this week. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) can now say with confidence that Mr. Jesse Francis Ward was...
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I-5 Southbound Traffic Reopened After A Rockslide At Siskiyou Summit

Ashland, Ore. – UPDATE – At 1:37pm, the rockslide debris was gotten off the roadway and all southbound lanes are open on I-5 at the Siskiyou Summit, between mileposts 10-14 with no chain requirement.   ==== At 12:19pm Thursday Feb 22nd, Oregon Department of Transportation is alerting drivers on I-5 about severe winter weather conditions...
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City Council Meeting Wrap Up For February 21st, 2017

Klamath Falls, Ore. – At the City Council meeting last night Annette Liebe, who is from the Governor’s office, made a presentation about the new Regional Solutions Program.  The program divides the state into 11 regions, each region has a committee, each committee has a team.  The two main priorities are “expanding opportunities for...
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Historic Trophy On Display Feb-Aug 2017

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Starting tomorrow, Thursday February 23rd, a 3’ high silver trophy that has traveled from here to Sweden and back over the past 88 years, will be on display at the Klamath County Museum. Many think the trophy is the must see of the “Winter Comes” exhibit – which focuses on...
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The Latest Report From KWUA

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Klamath Water Users Association, KWUA has released a report to let us know what they’ve been up to.  As of February 21st we are above average compared to where we should be in regards to content of the Klamath River. There’s a recent ruling in California that the KWUA...
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OSP’s Compassionate Side

Salem, Ore. – The Oregon State Police have just announced a partnership with Advance Auto Parts and Carquest Auto Parts for a new Car Care Program. It’s all part of an effort to improve public safety and help out the community. This is how it works…. If an OSP Trooper stops you for a...
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