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Partnership Announcement Expected

Klamath Falls, Ore.– An exciting announcement is expected tomorrow morning. Precision Helicopter, out of Newberg, is expected to announce a partnership with Klamath Community College to develop a new aviation program at the school. The company’s managing director, David Rath, was at KCC’s expo today talking about the program. Tomorrow morning’s announcement will take place...
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First-Responders Raise Thousands in Scholarship Funds

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Triad School hosted the third annual Guns and Hoses Basketball game, with a near-capacity crowd on hand. The charity basketball game benefits the Joann Burns Memorial Scholarship Fund, and started out as student Cody McNerney’s senior project. The firefighters came out on top this year, but the real winners were the...
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Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Colorado woman died in a two-car wreck on Santiam Pass yesterday. 86-year old Deana May Igoe lost control on a patch of ice and crossed the center line, hitting another car. Two people in that second car were injured but are expected to recover. The tragedy serves as a reminder...
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Man Charged in Stabbing, Chase, Due Back in Court Wednesday

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The man who faces the most serious charges in connection with a stabbing and police chase last week, is due back in court tomorrow. 22-year old Joshua Morris is being held without bail. He’s accused of attempted murder in connection with a stabbing that occurred last Tuesday morning. Morris and two...
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Fire Marshall Seeks Information on Possible Arson

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A brush fire that threatened a home over the weekend may have been set on purpose, and investigators with Klamath County Fire District one are asking for help tracking down who might have started it. According to a press release, the blaze started in the 9000 block of Old Fort Road...
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Public Invited to Goff Fire Field Trip

Yreka, Calif.– The Happy Camp/Oak Knoll Ranger District of the Klamath National Forest is hosting a field trip this Saturday, May 3rd at 11:00 am to discuss the Goff Fire Fuels Reduction Project. The project is on National Forest System lands affected by the 2012 Goff Fire near the community of Seiad Valley, CA....
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Another State Program Encounters Oracle Problems

Klamath Falls, Ore.– As if the problems with Cover Oregon weren’t bad enough, an internal Department of Human Services presentation shows there’s another project the state is working on with Oracle, that is also way behind schedule, and over budget. The Oregonian is reporting that the Oregon Benefits Online project is supposed to allow...
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KCC Offers Expo for School, Jobs

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Klamath Community College holds a job expo tomorrow as part of it’s campus expo. The event begins at 10:30, and will offer tours of the campus every half hour. They’ll also feature the college’s new Aviation Science program, which is still in the development stage. You can also attend a resume...
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County Seeks Levy to Fund Increased 911 Service

Klamath Falls, Ore.– One of the items you’ll find on the May 20th ballot in Klamath County, is a bond levy to fund increased 9-1-1 services. The 8-cents per 1-thousand dollars of assessed home value is expected to raise more than 1.5 million dollars over 5 years, allowing the County’s 9-1-1 facility to increase...
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Voter Registration Due Tuesday

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Tomorrow is the last day to register to vote or change party affiliation for the May 20th election. Oregon law requires voters to be registered no later than 20 days prior to an election. Your registration has to be post-marked by close of business tomorrow to have a ballot mailed out...
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