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OIT Now In Downtown Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore – The Oregon Tech Foundation has a new home in downtown Klamath Falls and the move will hopefully better connect OIT with the community. The Oregon Tech Development office, which encompasses the Foundation as well as Alumni Relations, has moved from the campus to the second floor of the renovated Hoss...
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Senior Center Looking At Possibly Buying Vacant Grocery Store In Downtown KF

Klamath Falls, Ore. -Earlier this year the Klamath Senior Center reached out to the City of Klamath Falls, about possibly purchasing the vacant boarded up former grocery store downtown. The once Safeway/Haggen grocery store on Pine between 8th and 9th Street, has been empty and boarded up for sometime. Executive Director of the Senior...
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KID Meeting Tomorrow, Thursday May 4th

Klamath Falls, Ore. - The Klamath Irrigation District (KID) Planning Advisory Committee will meet tomorrow, Thursday May 4th. Topics on the agenda include discussing guidelines to the water users handbook, the water tracking program and discuss their 5-year plan. Thursday May 4th at 3pm at the KID Headquarters located at: 6640 KID Ln, Klamath Falls,...
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Klamath Falls Main Street Business Pitch Contest Launched

Klamath Falls, Ore. – With too many empty businesses on Main Street lately, the Klamath Falls Downtown Association is doing something about it. KFDA and the Klamath County Economic Development (KCEDA) Grant Program present the 2017 New Business Competition. If you have an idea for a business on Main street, fill out an application...
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Monday May 1st City Council Meeting Wrap Up

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Monday night, May 1st at the Klamath Falls City Council Meeting, a number of things were discussed/decided upon.  Only one item was tabled for more discussion. At the opening of the meeting, three residents made public comment. Two spoke against the proposed downtown and park area smoking ban, with one...
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The Winners Of The Annual American Youth Character Awards For 2017 Are….

Klamath Falls, Ore. – On Tuesday night, May 2nd, the Annual American Youth Character Awards were held at the Washington Federal Conference Center.  The event, hosted by the Citizens for Safe Schools, was a way to honor the youth in our community with strength of character.  Big thanks to the sponsors: AmeriTitle as well as...
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Klamath IDEA Getting Hi-Tech With Drone Technology

Klamath Falls, Ore. – On Monday night, May 1st, the Klamath IDEA (Inspire, Development, Energize, Acceleration) group hosted their monthly talk at MC’s on Main Street.  Kat Rutledge, Director of the KCC Oregon Small Business Development Center welcomed everyone. Also in attendance were Heather Tramp, Executive Director of the Klamath Chamber of Commerce and...
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KFPD Drug Take Back Events Yields A Few Hundreds Pounds Of Drugs

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath Falls Police Department Chief David Henslee and his crew would like to thank everyone that participated in Drug Take Back Day on Saturday. The total haul, over 350 pounds of unused and expired medication that will now be safely disposed. The National Drug Take Back Day addresses a vital...
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Portland May Day March Turns Violent

Portland, Ore. – What started as a peaceful planned march on May Day, yesterday Monday May 1st, in downtown Portland, turned violent.   Just before 4:30pm the Portland Police Department said the permit for the march had been canceled and informed everyone in the vicinity to “leave the streets” due to the “unsafe conditions.”...
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Tuesday’s County Commissioners’ Business Meeting Involves Tobacco Retail Licensing

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Today, Tuesday May 2nd, at 8:30am is the weekly County Commissioners’ Business meeting.  Among a number of things they’re discussing, there will be a public hearing regarding proposed Ordinance 90 which is regarding establishing a tobacco retail licensing system in Klamath County.   That’s this morning at the Government Center,...
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