Sky Lakes Medical Center

$50 Million Dollar Investment to Build New OHSU/SKY Lakes Facility

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Sky Lakes Medical Center and Oregon Health & Science University officials today officially launched a $50 million project to construct a new collaborative health care building in Klamath Falls. Sky Lakes will contribute the first $15 million to the project. Construction could begin as early as The 88,000-square-foot building on the...
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Photograph of monument plant (Frasera speciosa) flowers, with bee, by Danika Carlson. This photo was the first place winner of the 2014 Mother’s Day Wildflower Show photo contest.

Mother’s Day Flower Show in Yreka

Yreka, Calif.– The public is invited to the 23rd annual Mother’s Day Wildflower Show at the Siskiyou County Golden Fairgrounds in Yreka on Sunday, May 8. Admission is free. The Mother’s Day Wildflower Show is a special event that celebrates the tremendous floral diversity of northern California. The show will feature hundreds of live...
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Cats, Dead and Alive, Added to Scent of Death in La Pine Home

La Pine, Ore.– Officials in Deschutes county say a woman wasn’t just living with her dead sister’s body… but that there were also several dead cats in the La Pine home. Investigators are still trying to understand why 59-year old Elizabeth Freise didn’t notify authorities when her sister died back in November. An autopsy confirmed that...
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Bands Tune Up for Make Music Day

Salem, Ore.– Tomorrow is Make Music Day… and major bands will sing some of their most famous at state capitols all over the US… including in Salem. The Kingsmen are scheduled to lead a rendition of their song “Louie, Louie” on the steps of the state capitol.  
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Sex Abuse Allegations Lead to Arrest

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Three girls have come forward… telling police in Klamath Falls about sexual abuse they’ve been enduring for close to ten years. Police say 44-year old Salvador Abrica Lopez admitted during questioning that he had sexually abused one of the girls last week, but says he was drunk at the time. The girls, who...
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TSA Fairness Act Clears Another Hurdle

Washington, DC– The TSA Fairness act jumped another major hurdle on its way to becoming law yesterday. The US Senate rubber-stamped the bill introduced by Oregon lawmakers, paving the way for TSA service to return to the Crater Lake Klamath Falls Regional airport… and other rural airports in the US. The the Senate passing their...
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Two Arrested in Armed Robbery

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Two men accused of stealing a truck at gunpoint Sunday… were arrested early Tuesday morning. According to police reports… officers found the stolen truck outside of a house on Douglas Street. Police kept an eye on the truck until two men started walking up to it… then they moved in. 30-year old Leif Michael-Thomas...
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arnulfo Anzaldo

KFPD Looking for Murder Suspect

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Police are asking for your help as they try to solve the murder of a Klamath Falls man. 48-year old Arnulfo Panuco Anzaldo was found suffering from several gunshot wounds in Veterans Park early Friday morning. He was taken to Sky Lakes where he died about 11 hours later. The family has...
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Chamber Hosts Sheriff’s Candidate Forum

Klamath Falls, Ore.– At least two of the men running for Klamath County Sheriff have said they’ll be at a meet and greet sponsored by the Klamath County Chamber of Commerce. The forum will be similar to other candidate forums the chamber has hosted… with candidates sharing about their backgrounds and taking questions. Visit...
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Officials: Woman Lived with Dead Sister for 5 Months

La Pine, Ore.– Investigators in Deschutes County say they arrived at a home over the weekend when an elderly woman who lived there fell down. Paramedics said there was something that didn’t quite smell right. That’s when the patient told them her elderly sister had died five months earlier… and her body was still...
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