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Crystal Apple Awards Changing Things Up This Year

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Klamath County School District is now taking nominations for The Crystal Apple awards.  Then on April 18th at the Ross Ragland Theatre, five teachers and three staff members will be honored at an evening soiree.  The Crystal Apples “celebrate educators who inspire and encourage students in the classroom and...
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OSBA Urges Oregonians To Get On Board

Salem, Ore. – Ever thought of getting on a school board? After the May 2015 election had the lowest number of candidates for an Oregon school board seats in a decade, the Get On Board campaign was born. Get On Board helps get the word out that Oregonians from all walks of life should...
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Should The Legal Age For Smoking Be 21?

Salem, Ore. – On the heels of possible tobacco legislation here in the Basin, now we’re hearing about an Oregon doctor who is also a lawmaker wanting to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21. Steiner Hayward, who has lost several family members, including her father to smoking related illnesses, is reintroducing...
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Klamath Woman Found Competent To Stand Trial

Klamath Falls, Ore. – After kidnapping and torturing a woman last year, 25 year old Melissa Ann Shanholtzer has been fit to stand trial.  A psychological exam was administered to her at the Oregon State Hospital in Salem. Shanholtzer, of Klamath Falls is scheduled to go to trial May 25 on kidnapping and assault...
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And Punxsutawney Phil…

Gobbler’s Nob, Pen. – Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow…. so looks like 6 more weeks of winter.
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SafeOregon Is Now Active

Salem, Ore. – The Oregon State Police have unveiled a new school safety tip line program available to all public K-12 schools in the state for free.  It’s called SafeOregon. It’s basically a way for students, staff or members of the public to anonymously report a threat or a potential threat to student safety....
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Klamath Getting A Little Healthier

Klamath Falls, Ore. - On Tuesday, the Klamath County Commissioners passed a resolution to help promote access to nutritional food in areas where it’s hard to find.  The recommendation came from the county’s food policy council and it’s all to help make healthy food options easily available and affordable to county residents.   Also the...
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Chiloquin Community Fearful Over Self Admitted Pedophile In Their Midst

Chiloquin, Ore. – If you watched the Dr. Phil TV show on Monday January 23rd, you may have seen a man on there from Chiloquin.  The reason Gary Gibson was on the show…. he admits to being a pedophile, authorities are saying that in itself is not a crime and his neighbors and church...
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Are You Listening Trader Joe’s?

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Rumors of a grocery store coming to downtown Klamath Falls have been swirling for awhile.  One Basin resident is taking things into his own hands.  Doug Hallock has started a petition to bring a Trader Joe’s grocery store to Klamath Falls, to the empty building at 9th and Main (pictured).  ...
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Oregonians Turned To Spirits To Keep Winter Spirits Up

Portland, Ore. – The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) has announced record-breaking distilled spirits sales in November and December of last year, despite the severe weather. Gross sales in November were over $50 million, 7.3% higher than November 2015 and December 2016 gross sales were nearly $70 million, 6.9% higher than December of the...
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