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Owls Named Cascade Conference Team Of The Week

LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Oregon Tech men’s basketball team has been named the “Team of the Week” for January 9-15, the Cascade Collegiate Conference announced Sunday.  The Hustlin’ Owls, who are receiving votes in the latest NAIA poll, vaulted themselves into a three-way tie for first place at 8-2 in CCC play with dominating...
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Sno-Parks To Get Sheriff’s Patrols

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The County has approved a deal with the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) to have the sheriff’s office patrol local sno-parks from November 1st to April 30th.   Sheriff Chris Kaber said his deputies will be able to include sno-park patrols with their regular duties, ODOT will be reimbursing them...
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So How Does A Snow Day Get Decided Anyhow?

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Ever wonder how the Klamath Falls County School District decides whether or not it’s gonna be a Snow Day?  Well a lot goes into it. Superintendent Greg Thede says “Our No. 1 concern is we get everyone to school and home safely.”   Deciding whether or not to delay or...
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MLK Jr. Day – Closures

Klamath Falls, Ore. – In honor of slain civil rights activist, Martin Luther King, Jr. here are the closures for our area. All City and County Schools, Libraries, Federal and State Offices, Courts, DMV, Banks, US Postal Service – Closed today.
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Rally Yesterday At The County Courthouse

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Yesterday there were rallies all over the United States in support of keeping the Affordable Care Act in place.  Here in Klamath Falls about 30 people gathered at the steps of the County Courthouse in an effort to show their support for the health care options currently available put in...
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Klamath Chamber Gala Celebrated The Community

Klamath Falls, Ore. – On Saturday night at the Ross Ragland, it was all about celebrating the community.  The Klamath Chamber had their 96th annual awards to show their gratitude to local businesses and individuals.  A full list of the winners follows: Best place to work (15 employees and under):  Emmett’s Auto Repair  Best...
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Political Based Gathering This Sunday

Klamath Falls, Ore. – This weekend there’s going to be a political event on the steps of the Klamath County Courthouse. Tied in with the Women’s March on Washington being held next Saturday the 21st, the local chapter of the League of Women Voters will gather at the steps of the courthouse this Sunday,...
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Another Blue Zones Approved Worksite In Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.  - We just got another Blue Zones Approved Worksite. Cascade Comprehensive Care – the parent company for Cascade Health Alliance has officially been certified. The Blue Zones Project was started from research done by Dan Buettner of National Geographic.  Basically it’s a way to help a community strive for well being...
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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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