No Luck for Driving Drunk

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Law enforcement will be out in full force this weekend watching for drunk drivers as folks celebrate the Luck O’the Irish over the weekend. State-wide last year, troopers arrested 15 drunk drivers on St. Patty’s day. 
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Troopers to be Sworn In

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath Falls Command of the Oregon State Police will soon receive a new recruit. Sixteen recruits are sworn in as troopers at a ceremony in Salem on Sunday. One of those troopers is headed to the Basin.
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Sheriff Steps-up Truancy Enforcement

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A recent string of burglaries involving some students from Modoc High School has led Sheriff Frank Skrah to step up truancy enforcement. That means parents could be held accountable for students skipping classes, facing possible charges and a 25-hundred dollar fine.
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Date Announced for Charity Bike Ride

Organizers for the Crater Lake Century announced that they 10th annual ride around the rim will happen on August 16th. The charity bike ride will benefit the Klamath and Lake Counties Food Bank, as well as the Klamath Museum. Registration will be available soon at
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KF City Council Expected to Pass Dispensary Regulations

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath Falls City Council plans to give final approval next week to regulations for marijuana dispensaries in the city. At the ordinance’s first reading earlier this month, council members voted 3-to-2 in favor of adopting an ordinance to allow dispensaries in city limits. More than 20 Oregon cities have banned...
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OSP Busts Credit Card Fraud Scheme

Oregon State Police pulled over a vehicle for speeding, and end up busting a credit card scam. The driver of the car initially gave Troopers a fake driver’s license when they pulled the man over on I-84 near Baker City. In the trunk of the man’s car were 59 credit cards, most with the...
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Shed Hunt Responsibly

SALEM, Ore.—The hunt is on…for shed antlers, that is. This time of year, many Oregonians head outdoors to look for the antlers that have been shed by the state’s male deer and elk. Deer usually shed theirs from late December through March, and elk from late February through early April. But this time period...
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Alturas City Council Changes Meeting Times

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Beginning April 15th, the Alturas City Council will begin holding it’s regular meetings during regular business hours, rather than in the evening. Very few folks attended the evening meetings, so the council passed and ordinance to move the meetings to 2 in the afternoon on the third Tuesday of the month.
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Primary Forum Brings Senate Candidates to Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Five Republican Candidates for U-S Senate will be in Klamath Falls this evening. The group will participate in a forum in advance of the upcoming primary election. Democrat Senator Jeff Merkley currently holds that seat. Tonight’s forum begins at 6:30 in the County Commissioner’s Hearing Room, and you can also see...
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Unemployment Up in Modoc, Siskiyou Counties

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Unemployment is up in Modoc and Siskiyou Counties according to new numbers from the California Employment Development Department. In Modoc, jumped from 10.8 percent in December, to 13 percent in January. Siskiyou went from 12.7 percent in December, to 14.9 percent.  Modoc County lost jobs nearly every job sector. Siskiyou County...
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