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Security Camera Grants Offered in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Due to the popularity of the Security Camera Grant Program, the City of Klamath Falls is pleased to announce rollout of the Phase III Security Camera Grant Program. It is now quite commonplace in business and commercial districts across the U.S. and the world to have mounted surveillance cameras monitoring activity,...
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Eugene’s Civic Center Destroyed in Fire

Eugene, Ore.– It was on the verge of being given a new life when a fire broke out yesterday afternoon… destroying the Civic Stadium in Eugene. Several other buildings were threatened as the 77-year old wooden stadium burned down. The Eugene School District owned the stadium and recently sold it to a nonprofit organization...
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Caution Needed During Hot Days

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Hot weather over the next several days means we could see record-breaking temperatures later in the week. That can make for a brutal day for folks working out in the elements. If you are working or spending a lot of time outside… be sure to drink plenty of water, and stay...
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Sen. Wyden Kicks Off Seven Wonders Tour

Klamath Falls, Ore.– He’s traveling the state… taking in the Seven Wonders of Oregon. Senator Ron Wyden Monday kicked off the tour along with Travel Oregon officials at Crater Lake National Park. The tour is designed to showcase the economic roles of Oregon’s natural wonders, which include Crater Lake, the Oregon Coast, Smith Rock,...
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Clogged Pipe Leads to Fish Kill

Roseburg, Ore.– A dead fish got into an intake pipe at Rock Creek Hatchery in Roseburg over the weekend… shutting off waterflow to a raceway and killing 400-thousand spring Chinook pre-smolts. Hatchery officials say the water flow disruption wasn’t enough to set off alarms. Workers at the site realized the problem after about an...
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Two Arrested in Connection with Armed Robbery

Yreka, Calif.– Two people have been arrested after an armed robbery in Siskiyou County. The robbery happened at the Shastina Mini Mart on June 26th. A Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Deputy recognized the suspect’s vehicle yesterday while on patrol— which ended up being a truck stolen out of Idaho. 25-year old Anthony Gerald Parsons from...
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Gardening Summer Camp Registration is Open

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Just because it’s summer, doesn’t mean the kids have to stop learning– but they don’t have to realize that’s what happening. KBREC hosts a kids day camp that will get them out into the garden learning and experiencing the basics of growing. “We have different themes each day, so we’ll learn intro...
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Home Baking Law Opens the Door for Cottage Industries

Lakeview, Ore.– People with a knack for baking and neighbors who want to pay them to do it are getting a boost from the Oregon Legislature with the passage of the Home Baking Bill. In such rural spots as Lake County, allowing people to sell baked goods from their home kitchens comes just in...
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Oregon Guard Troops Return from Afghanistan

Medford, Ore.– Nearly 200 Oregon Army National Guard Soldiers are back home after being deployed to Afghanistan. The troops from the 1st Battalion, 186th Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team headquartered in Ashland arrived throughout the day yesterday from Fort Hood, Texas where they went through demobilization processing. The companies in the Battalion are...
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Oregon Woman Makes National Guard History

Portland, Ore.–  An Oregon woman is the first in National Guard history to enlist in the US Army as a combat engineer… or a 12-Bravo MOS. 18-year old Mackenzie Clarke is from Damascus and took her enlistment oath Wednesday in Portland at the Military entrance Processing Station. Clarke, who graduated from Clackamas High School, heads to...
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