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Bow Hunting Film Series at OIT Saturday

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Bugling bull elk, highcountry velvet mule deer, massive bighorn sheep will be showcased in this one of a kind event. These never before seen films will be screened in a theater, highlighting the challenge and reward of bowhunting the Western States. Throw in a great gear giveaway and fundraising auction for...
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ODFW Confirms Wolf Killed Llama

Salem, Ore.– Another confirmed case of wolf depredation… this one in the Wollowa area. Officials with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife say a livestock owner found a dead llama on his property Monday, partly eaten. The animals wounds were consistent with a wolf attack, and investigators did find wolf tracks near the...
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TSA to Hold Job Information Sessions

Klamath Falls, Ore.– As the Traffic Safety Administration prepares to re-start scurity screening at the Crater Lake Klamath Regional Airport… they need to hire the people who will actually do the screenings. The agency has scheduled an informational session to explain the process, and let you know what you need to do to apply....
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La Pine Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Deschutes County, Ore.– A northern Klamath County man was arrested early yesterday in Deschutes County… after deputies say he was returning from the Wilamette Valley with a shipment of methamphetamine to sell. 66-year old James Leon Worden lives in the southern La Pine area. Detectives in the Deschutes County street crimes unit had been tipped off...
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Parkerson Attempted Murder Trial Begins

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The attempted murder trial of a man suspected of shooting and injuring a Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy in August of 2014… begins this morning in Klamath County.. but it’s a Jackson County judge that will oversee the trial. 31-year old William Jack Parkerson is accused of shooting Deputy Jason Weber in...
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Inmate Lawsuit Claims Newspaper Committed Libel

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Rocky Point man has sued the Herald and News for publishing public records… that included information about his arrest on sex abuse charges. The suit argues that an article on David Lawrence Foxen’s June 2014 arrest implied that he had committed the crimes before he was found guilty… and so he’s asking for...
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Teens Held on School Shooting Plot

La Grande, Ore.– Two LaGrande boys have pleaded not guilty to charges of planning mass violence. The teens were arrested last month after officers were tipped off about a possible Columbine-style massacre being planned for the school. Both teens are being held in Walla Walla. A judge yesterday denied their request to be placed under...
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Ballot Returns Expected to be High

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Ballots aren’t due to be returned to elections offices across the state until next Tuesday, May 17th… but elections officials in Klamath County are already seeing ballots returned in record numbers. Klamath County Clerk Linda Smith tells the Herald and News that today her office will start opening and counting the more than...
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California Man Charged in Amtrak Incident

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A California man is being held in the Klamath County Jail after Oregon State Police say he pulled the emergency break on an Amtrak trail near Crescent Lake Junction Saturday… after trying to steal a bag from a passenger… and threatening the train’s engineer. 31-year old Michael Joseph Garcia-Logue hopped off the train and ran into the...
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Overturned Chocolate Trucks Clogs I-5 Traffic

Grants Pass, Ore.– No one was hurt… but lots of chocolate was at risk… after a semi truck carrying a load of chocolate up I-5 toppled over just south of Eugene. Oregon State Police say the truck drifted to the right shoulder, damaging more than 300 feet of guardrail before rolling over. Both northbound lanes were closed...
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