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Recent Klamath County Sweep Nabs 27 Sex Offenders And Contacts Over 300

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Our Basin law enforcement has been extra busy this week keeping us safe. On Monday June 26th, the Oregon State Police (OSP) partnered with the U.S. Marshals Service, Klamath Falls Police Department (KFPD), Klamath County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO), Klamath County Parole & Probation and the Klamath County District Attorney’s Office as...
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$30-Thousand Dollars Of CHA-CHA-CHA-CHAnges At Mills-Kiwanis Park

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Mills-Kiwanis Park received a check today for $30-thousand dollars towards renovations courtesy of Cascade Comprehensive Care, Cascade Health Alliance (CHA). Thursday June 29th there was a big kick off/celebration which featured Klamath Falls City Mayor Carol Westfall, City Councilman Matt Dodson, a whole army of CHA volunteers, and their fearless...
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An Update On The Klamath Basin Wildfires

Bly, Ore. – **Updated Thursday June 29th 10am PST** As of Thursday June 29th at 10am, the Medicine 2 Fire is 97% contained, remaining at 4.8 acres. The Mill Creek Fire is 64 acres, with 75% containment. Today, firefighters continue their mop up actions and will work to address any heat within the interior...
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Oregon Governor Brown Signs Bill To Allow Nurse Practitioners To Do Vasectomies

Salem, Ore. – Governor Kate Brown has signed House Bill 2103 into law to expand Oregonians’ access to reproductive health care services and allow qualified nurse practitioners to perform vasectomies. Currently, patients in Oregon can wait as long as three months for a vasectomy. Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Rachel Prusak says that “While many...
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Another Structure Fire Yesterday, June 28th In The Basin

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Emergency crews were called out to a home in the 700 block of Fulton Street in Klamath Falls yesterday, June 28th around 6pm. The house fire was reported around 6pm and it affected three adults. The Red Cross was on hand to provide resources to help address the needs of...
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Fresh, Local Produce FREE Every Thursday And Friday Through October

Klamath Falls, Ore. – If you’d like to grab some fresh local produce for Free there are several locations in the Basin where you can do that every week. Every Thursday and Friday now through October, the Klamath/Lake Counties Food Bank are partnering with various organizations offering free, produce to any and all area...
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Klamath County School Board Declares “Emergency” At School Due To Flood Damage

Bonanza, Ore. – We’re just hearing now that late Tuesday June 27th, because of flood damage, the Klamath County School Board declared an emergency at Bonanza. The rainstorm that swept through the Basin Monday night sent water flooding into the gym and several other rooms at Bonanza K-12 School. The go ahead was given...
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12th Annual Oregon State Chili Cook Off

Bonanza, Ore. -  The 12th annual Oregon State Chili Cook Off is coming.  It’ll be held in Bonanza on Saturday July 1st. They have new events this year such as the “Great Bowls of Fire” chili eating contest, robotics demonstration, Airlink helicopter landing and much more. Plus the chili tasting of course from 10am...
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KCSO And KFPD Stop Kidnapping In Klamath Falls

On Tuesday morning June 21st around 2:45am, the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) responded to an incident at 2720 Summers Lane, near the OC&E trail. A caller reported there had been a man in her house who she didn’t know and he had taken her 13-month-old son. Desiree Page told a 911 dispatcher she...
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Klamath County Commissioner Kelley Minty Morris Gets Bill Over One Big Hurdle

Salem, Ore – On Tuesday June 27th, the Oregon House approved legislation House Bill 3206, which provides tax credits to qualified employers in Klamath County who invest in workforce development programs. The bill has been a top priority for Klamath County Commissioner Chair Kelley Minty Morris along with Representatives E. Werner Reschke (R-Klamath Falls), Mike...
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