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Jerky treats from China sicken hundreds of dogs nationwide

WASHINGTON — Canine illnesses and deaths have been linked to jerky treats from China, and the FDA is warning dog owners not to buy any jerky treats at all. Dog owners should be cautious about feeding their dogs any kind of jerky treat, even if the packages don’t mention China. They still may contain...
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National Drug Take Back Day coming up this weekend

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — National Drug Take Back Day is coming up this weekend, and it gives the public a chance to turn in their leftover and expired prescription drugs that theymay have at home. The event is planned for Saturday from 10am until 2pm., and to find a location near you, you can...
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New nursing program gets the green light today at Klamath Community College

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A new nursing program is kicking off at Klamath Community College, and the finalization of the plans for that program take place today. Students will soon be able to get a two-year degree in Registered Nursing in Klamath and Lake Counties after an agreement is signed between Klamath Community College...
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New Text a Tip line available for parents and students in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Citizens for Safe Schools, the Klamath Falls Police Department, the Klamath County Sheriff’s Department and both City and County School Districts have launched a Text a Tip Line for students and their parents to anonymously submit tips about bullying and crime in school. Text a Tip can be used on...
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Dennis Richardson get a big donation for his campaign

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Dennis Richardson just got a big financial boost for his campaign for governor of Oregon. Richardson just received a $20,000 donation from Stimson Lumber.  The Portland timber company’s CEO, Andrew Miller, is a big supporter of the GOP ticket. Richardson is now approaching $100,000 in fundraising donations.  
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Snow removal assistance offered for Klamath Falls senior citizens

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Snow is on its way, and the City of Klamath Falls is partnering with the Klamath Basin Senior Citizens’ Center to offer senior citizen snow removal assistance. The Senior Center is managing the program for the City, and is looking for senior citizens who are residents of the city that...
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New elephant exhibit breaks ground at Wildlife Safari

WINSTON, Ore. — A new exhibit just broke ground at Wildlife Safari. The Elephant Waterhole Exhibit was been funded by September’s Benefit Dinner & Auction. A tentative completion date is set for next spring. When it’s complete, visitors will be able to watch elephants interacting in an environment very similar to what you would...
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Blood drive in Klamath Falls today

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — There’s a blood drive today if you have some time in your day. Klamath Basin Senior Center in Klamath Falls is conducting a Red Cross blood drive from 9pm to 2pm. today. To schedule a donation appointment you can call 541-883-7171, and each person that gives will get a free...
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Medford police looking for second suspect in counterfeit money case

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police need the public’s help in finding a second suspect that’s been identified in a counterfeit money case. The suspect is 24 year old Nima Blue, and is described as white, 6’2”, 220 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes. The first suspect, Adam Bennett, was found at a Motel...
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Major meth bust over the weekend in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Oregon State Police made a major drug bust over the weekend here in Klamath Falls. Authorities say they seized over 20 pounds of meth that was being transported through the basin during a traffic stop on Saturday. 38 year old Sandra Guillen-Avila and 24 year old Jeronimo Novoa-Deal were pulled...
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