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Public Hearing on Museum Tax Levy

The Klamath County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing Tuesday concerning plans to add a levy on the upcoming May ballot in order to provide funding for the Klamath County Museum. The measure would renew a 5-year tax levy of 5-cents per $1,000 of assessed value for homeowners in the County. The County...
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Oregon Tech easily handles Evergreen

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Head Coach Dan Miles, earning his 1.000th career victory at Corban last week, got to celebrate his 1,000th win in a postgame ceremony in front of his hometown fans after his Hustlin’ Owls defeated Evergreen State by an 80-61 score tonight at Danny Miles Court. Oregon Tech improves their overall mark to...
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Homeless At Risk in Winter Weather

Klamath Falls, Ore.– When temperatures get below freezing and the snow starts falling, those who don’t have a roof over their heads are very vulnerable.   Ron Hicks at the Klamath Falls Gospel Mission he says with weather like this, they typically have more folks taking advantage of their day room and overnight shelter....
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Murder Suspect Held on $1 Million Bond

Yreka, CA– A Judge in Siskiyou County Thursday ordered a murder suspect held on $1 Million bail. 25-year old Elias Samuel Bullington is accused of murdering Henry Cooper Junior last summer. Bullington was arrested in October on DUI charges. At the time, he was living in Cooper’s transient camp in the Yreka area.
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Storms Can Lead to Downed Lines, Power Outages

PORTLAND, Ore. – With significant snow, ice and wind hitting all parts of the Northwest, Pacific Power reminds its customers and the public to take precautions to stay safe and comfortable.  “We work hard to avoid outages, but when bad weather strikes — outages happen, and we work just as hard to get your...
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NWS: Winter Storm until 10am Saturday

There were several accidents reported in Klamath County yesterday, and at least one involved injures. Road crews are working to keep the roads clear, and they’ll have thier work cut out for them Friday as we’re expecting another 2-to-5 inches of snow in the basin. Higher elevations could see more than a foot of...
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City, County, Collaborate on Dispensary Regulations

Klamath Falls and Klamath County lawmakers are working together to come up with some consistent regulations for marijuana dispensaries. A KFalls business man has already submitted an application to open up a dispensary in town. The city is considering adding some restrictions to such businesses. The current proposal would require dispensaries to be at...
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Sprague River Man Arrested

A neighborly feud led to the arrest of a Sprague River man yesterday. 67-year old Percy Devon Wiley could face attempted murder and weapons charges after allegedly firing a loaded handgun at his neighbor as the victim drove past. No one was injured. 
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Highway 97 Shut-down Leads to Arrest

Oregon State Police arrested the driver of a van that caused a shut-down on Highway 97 near midland for a short time yesterday. 34-year Thomas Bamberger is from Queens, New York. He faces several charges, including intent to manufacture,and driving without a license. He was transporting several gas cylinders, one of which was leaking,...
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Klamath GOP Opposed to County Charter

The Klamath County Republican Central Committee Wednesday officially stated its opposition to a proposal to transition the County to an administrative form of government. The switch would still require a board of commissioners, but their positions would only be part-time, leaving most of the administrative duties to a county administrator at the tune of...
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