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ODFW Fish Relocation

Fish evacuated due to concerns about mud, debris slides

Staff with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife are evacuating about 1.65 million coho salmon and 132,000 spring Chinook salmon from Cascade Hatchery Sunday and Saturday due to the threat of debris flow in areas burned by the Eagle Creek Fire. “Rain is forecast next week in areas scorched by the Eagle Creek...
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Moderate Air Quality

The Air Quality outlook for Friday, September 15th to Saturday September 16th

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Air Quality outlook for Friday, September 15, 2017 to 8:00 am Saturday September 16, 2017. September 15, 2017 is expected to be in the good to moderate range. The Weather Service is forecasting north to northwest and northeast winds today on into tomorrow morning.The Miller Complex south of the...
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Danielle Griffin

Victim of escaped inmate Brittain McAuliffe fights for her life

The woman believed to be the victim of escaped inmate Brittain McAuliffe is fighting for her life at a Portland hospital after being shot in Klamath Fall over the weekend.   Danielle Griffin’s mother, Lisa Griffin, told KOIN 6 News her daughter is on a long road to recovery after she was shot in...
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Firefighters at risks for major health conditions

So far this wildfire season, more than 672,000 acres have burned in Oregon. That’s about 175,000 more acres than an average year. While firefighters are focused on putting out the flames, Oregon’s national leadership is working to make sure their health is a long-term priority. Flames aren’t the only threat firefighters face. They can...
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Second Annual Coffee with a Cop Set for October

The Klamath Falls Police Department, along with law enforcement agencies across the country, will host the 2nd Annual “Coffee with a Cop Day.” The event this year will take place on Wednesday, October 4th, starting at 7:00am.  Gathering Grounds Roastery, located at 116 S. 11th Street, has graciously agreed to facilitate the event. Stop...
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City In Discussions To Return Passenger Air Service To Klamath County

Following the departure of PenAir in August 2017, City Officials and community leaders wasted no time in organizing and identifying a possible replacement scheduled passenger air carrier to service the Klamath Basin. On September 12th, a group from Klamath Falls traveled to and met with representatives from SkyWest Airlines, based in St. George, Utah....
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Klamath County Public Health Wildfire Season Daily Update: Forecast for Air Quality

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Air Quality outlook for Thursday, September 14, 2017 to 8:00 am Friday September 15, 2017. September 14, 2017 is expected to be in the good to moderate range. The Weather Service is forecasting west, northwest to southwest winds today on into tomorrow morning.The Miller Complex south of the basin,...
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Oregon Officials Hand Over List of Voters to President Trumps Commission

Oregon officials have handed over a statewide list of voters to President Donald Trump’s commission investigating allegations of voter fraud. Made available were names, addresses, registration dates and status, birth year, precinct name and political party affiliation. But information that was not disclosed included Social Security and driver’s license numbers or how a person...
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Ochoco National Park

Oregon Hunters Association files Lawsuit Against U.S. Forest Service

The Oregon Hunters Association has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Forest Service, claiming its plan to build more than 130 miles of off-highway vehicle trails in the Ochoco National Forest could hurt elk habitat. Last  week that the association, which has more than 10,000 members, filed the lawsuit in the Pendleton Division of...
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Air Quality

Klamath County Public Health Wildfire Season Daily Update: Forecast for Air Quality

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Air Quality outlook for Tuesday, September 12, 2017 to 8:00 am Wednesday September 13, 2017. September 12, 2017 is expected to be in the moderate to unhealthy for sensitive groups range. The Weather Service is forecasting west to south west winds today on into tomorrow morning. The Miller Complex...
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