Three Injured in Highway 97 Collision

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath Falls man was life-flighted to Sky Lakes medical center after a head-on collision with a semi truck on Highway 97 at around 6:00 last night. Officer Kyson Culp with the Oregon State Police says the man was headed southbound on 97 near Collier State Park and swerved into the...
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Klamath County High School History at the Museum

Klamath Falls, Ore.– If you’re looking for something to do on Friday that isn’t considered a blood sport… the Klamath County Museum is offering a program on the history of Klamath County High School. Museum Manager Todd Kepple says the idea for the program came from scanning a year book from 1925. The program...
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Tree Permits Available in Klamath National Forest

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Christmas Tree permits are now available in the Klamath National Forest. You can get a permit for ten dollars to harvest one tree. Pick those up at the forestry office on South Main Street in Yreka, or the Goosenest Ranger District Office on Highway 97 in Macdoel during regular business hours.
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Donations Needed for Tree-Lighting

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Snowflake Festival Christmas tree lighting ceremony is scheduled for next Monday at 5:30 at Veteran’s Memorial Park in Klamath Falls. Rumor has it this year’s tree lighting will be spectacular, with thousands of new LED lights decorating the tree. The American Legion is collecting donations to help off-set the cost...
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Slight Decrease in KCC Enrollment

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Klamath Community College saw a four-percent drop in enrollment this fall when compared to the number of students that were enrolled last fall. But last year the school saw a 17-percent increase in enrollment, the most significant one-year jump.
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Body Found in Siskiyou County

Klamath Falls, Ore.– One man was found dead under the Kelsey Creek Bridge near Fort Jones yesterday afternoon. According to a police report, an autopsey will be performed today to determine a cause of death. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s office is asking that anyone with information about the man’s death contact their detectives.
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KBREC Effort Falls Short of Needed Signatures

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Efforts to form a special tax district to support the Klamath Basin Research and Extension Center… hit a big road block today. Supporters of KBREC gathered more than 62-hundred signatures in support of getting the tax district on next May’s ballot. County Clerk Linda Smith yesterday released the results of signature...
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Travel Options in Lieu of Flying out of Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.– You may not be able to catch a flight out of Klamath Falls for the Holidays, but there are still other ways to get over the the mountain and through the national forest to celebrate with friends and family. Southwest Point operates a shuttle service that leaves from the the Crater...
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Dog Dies in Garage Fire

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A dog died in a house fire Saturday. According to a press release from Klamath Basin Fire District One, an extension cord is being blamed for the garage fire. An extension cord was supplying electricity to a heater in order to keep the garage warm for the dog and a homeless...
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KFPD Accepting Applications for Citizen’s Academy

The Klamath Falls Police Department is looking for a few good men… and women… to participate in their Citizen’s Academy. The next session of classes starts February 10th and runs one night a week for ten weeks. You’ll get to learn how KFPD operates, learn certain components of the law and how those laws...
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