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Snow Removal: It’s Your Responsibility

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  With snow… comes extra work. Officials with the city of Klamath Falls say you’re responsible for making sure the sidewalk in front of your home or commercial property are safe for folks to walk on. Don’t shovel snow into the street. If you can’t remove the snow on your own, contact the...
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Chiloquin Man Arrested after Chase

Chiloquin, Ore.–  A Chiloquin man was arrested Tuesday night after a car and foot chase in Klamath County. Oregon State Police say they started looking for a man in a white pick-up who witnesses said was shooting a military-style rifle at a home on Day School Road at around 4:30 PM Tuesday afternoon. Troopers...
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Modoc Unemployment on the Rise

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  Unemployment in Modoc County jumped from 6.7 percent in September… to 7.3 Percent in November. The California Employment Development Department show that the county added another 30 workers to the unemployment rolls last month. 
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Costco Chicken Salad Sickens 19 People

Kirkland, Wash.– Several people have been diagnosed with E. Coli after eating chicken salad from Costco. Six people have come down with the illness in Montana, five in Utah, four in Colorado and one each in California, Missouri, Virginia and Washington state. The CDC said the illness reports began on Oct. 6 and involved...
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Second GOP Candidate for Governor Enters Race

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  The Presidential race may be getting much of the national attention… but we’ve got another Governor’s race on our plate here in Oregon. GOP gubernatorial candidate Bud Pierce stopped in Klamath Falls recently… meeting with local voters trying to drum up support in advance of next November’s special election to permanently replace Governor...
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Beach’s Jewelers Plans to Close Shop

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  Sitting down to pick out an engagement or wedding band at Beach’s Jewelers is a right of passage in Klamath Falls that will end early next year. Dan and Susan Beach are getting ready to retire from the diamonds and gold business… after more than 60 years of serving customers in Klamath...
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ODFW Issues Overview of November Klamath County Wolf Depredation

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  Wolves West of 395 are still listed as endangered under the Federal Endangered Species Act, even though Oregon wildlife officials have delisted the animal on its state protections list. Still, at least one wolf has caused some damage to Cattle in Klamath County… and officials with the Oregon Department of Fish...
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Oregon Parks Wave Parking Fees on Black Friday

Salem, Ore.–  Taking its cue from REI, Oregon State Parks is waving its 5-dollar day use parking fee on Black Friday. The outdoor supplies retailer declared that they’re not opening their stores on the busiest shopping day of the year… because they want to give their workers the time off to go play outside. 26...
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Gun Rights Club Claims UofO Student Government is Discriminating

Eugene, Ore.–  A group of students at the University of Oregon say the college’s student government is discriminating against them. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education is getting involved, after the school’s student president said the reason Young Americans for Liberty were denied their request for funds to hold a poker event is...
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Governor Brown Releases 15,000 Kitzhaber Emails

Salem, Ore.–  Governor Kate Brown yesterday released another 15-thousand pages of former Governor John Kitzhaber’s emails. responded to Freedom of Information Act requests… and released more emails from former Governor John Kitzhaber’s administration—more than 15-thousand pages. No archived emails from one of Kitzhaber’s personal gmail accounts have been released, because they’re part of an active lawsuit....
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