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Basin Medical Director Succumbs To Injuries

Klamath Falls, Ore. – It is with extreme sadness that we pass this news on.   Medical Director of the Sky Lakes Wellness Center, Dr. Stephanie Van Dyke, has passed away. She was involved in a sledding accident on January 7th here in Klamath Falls. She died while at OHSU in Portland last night,...
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Klamath Falls To Receive $450,000 In Timber Payments

Portland, Ore. – On Wednesday, it was announced that the Bureau of Land Management would distribute approximately $19 million to 18 counties in Western Oregon.  The amount for Klamath Falls is $450,000 dollars.  The payments, made via the Oregon and California Land Act helps counties offset county timber and tax revenue that is not...
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Water Contamination In Mt. Shasta City

Mt. Shasta City, Cal. – Don’t drink the water – in Mt. Shasta City – at least not right now. Some  untreated wastewater accidentally made it’s way into Cold Creek after a break in a water main sewer, south of Hatchery Lane, west of I-5. Until they tell you otherwise, avoid water from Cold...
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PenAir Renews Their Commitment To The Basin

Klamath Falls, Ore. – PenAir is here for the long haul in Klamath Falls – and they’ve found some new ways of proving it.  They’re focusing on improving reliability and on-time performance by making some adjustments to their Pacific Northwest operations.   For starters, moving their maintenance base from Aurora, Oregon to a hangar...
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KFCD #4 Celebrates Their Volunteers

Klamath Falls, Ore – This past Tuesday night, the Board of Directors for Klamath County Fire District #4, held an event to say Thank You to their volunteers. Catered by Yummies Cowboy Cuisine and held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, the volunteers were given awards as well as receiving gift cards and t-shirts....
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Snow Shoveling Assistance For Basin Seniors

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Due to the severe weather a number of elderly Basin residents have found themselves snowed in.  So,the Klamath County Community Corrections department has paired up with the Klamath Basin Senior Center to help shovel snow off driveways and sidewalks.  Each morning the senior center provides a list of addresses and...
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Tech – Eastern Oregon Game Delayed Because Of Weather

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.- With a road closure preventing the Eastern Oregon Charter bus from arriving to pick up teams, as well as, continued hazardous conditions, the EOU at Oregon Tech men’s and women’s basketball games originally scheduled for Thursday night in Klamath Falls have been rescheduled for Sunday, January 15th at 3:00 pm for the...
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Three People Found Alive At Crater Lake

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. - A couple from California missing since Friday along with a snowshoer who disappeared on Monday, were all found alive at Crater Lake National Park yesterday.  The three took refuge in a heated bathroom.  27 year old Stacey Valle and Jason Hoang also 27 were reported missing after they failed...
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Oregon Officially In A State Of Emergency

Salem, Ore. – Earlier today, the state of Oregon officially was declared to be in a state of emergency. Governor Brown made the declaration Wednesday at the request of local officials as well as on the recommendation of the Oregon office of Emergency Management (OEM). Governor Brown urges “…all Oregonians to follow the recommendations...
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Klamath Works Campus Project Going To City Council Next

Klamath Falls, Ore. – At the Planning Commission meeting earlier in the week, the Klamath Works Human Services Campus got a green light for their project to head over to City Council for the next phase of approval. In a unanimous vote, the Planning Commissioners voted to recommend a zoning change and a new...
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