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Bilingual Chats Scheduled

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  Se hablan espanol? Quieran hablar englais? Starting this week, the Klamath County Library hosts a monthly bilingual chat to give english and spanish speakers the chance to practice a second language. The chat sessions are every third Thursday at 6pm.
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Public Works Week in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  This is public works week in Klamath Falls… City leaders and public works officials are looking for ways to let you know everything they do to help keep your water flowing, your roads passable, and your refrigerator running. The city manages water service for more than 40-thousand residents in the Basin… and 301...
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Volunteers Needed for Veggie Garden Tour

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Klamath Sustainable Communities is looking for anyone who might be interested in helping out with a community veggie garden tour. The group needs volunteers to help round up vendors and prizes. For information on how you can get involved, contact Dwight Long at 541-994-9942, or email at oh_otter@charter.net .
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Gas Prices on the Rise

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Fill up your gas tank lately? It’s starting to hurt again, isn’t it? California has the highest gas prices in the nation, at $3.82 per gallon. It’s $3.60 in Modoc County. In Oregon… the state-wide average is $3.02. It’s $2.99 on average for a gallon of regular in Klamath County… $3.10...
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OSP: Dairy-laden Truck to be Moved Today

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Wrecking crews plan to move a tractor trailer this morning after it overturned on Highway 58 near Oak Ridge yesterday. It took hour to off-load some 80-thousand pounds of diary products that were on the truck, and Oregon State Police say they didn’t want to keep the road blocked for the...
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Man Arrested for Multiple Car Thefts

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath County man with a penchant for pinching cars was arrested last week… just six weeks after being arrested on another car theft charge. 27-year old Brennan Scott Stone was arrested Thursday after Klamath County Deputies stopped the car he was driving. That car had been stolen after its owner...
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Detour on Highway 58 After Cheese Truck Overturns

Klamath Falls, Ore.– 70,000 pounds of cheese was on a tractor trailer that went off the road and tipped over off of Hiway 58 near Oak Ridge Monday morning. Oregon State Police say fuel tanks need to be emptied and the cheese has be taken off the truck before it can be set upright....
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Welcome Home, Troops

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  About 190 Oregon Army National Guard Soldiers from the First Squadron, 82nd Cavalry Regiment were given an official welcome home Saturday in Bend. Governor Kate Brown, US Representative Greg Waldon, and Adjutant General Maj. General Daniel Hokanson were all on hand. Three soldiers from Bravo Troop earned a Purple Heart while...
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Oregon at the Bottom of Graduation Rates

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  When it comes to students graduating from high school… Oregon comes in dead last. Department of Education wants to see 90-percent of students that start high school… finish high school. Oregon last year graduated 69 percent of its students.  According to the Building a Grad Nation report… In California about 80-percent of...
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Woman Shot by Husband in The Dalles

The Dalles, Ore.–  Oregon State Police say a man from The Dalles accidentally shot his wife in the stomach. 75-year old Darlena Hill was taken to Mid-Columbia Medical Center in serious conditions. Investigators believe her husband… 76 year old Darrell Hill suffers from Alzheimers and thought it was unloaded, but when he handed the...
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