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Calling All Camping Newbies…

Salem, Ore. – If you’re a newbie to camping or just not as experienced as you’d like to be, you’re in luck.  The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) would like to invite you to join in an overnight guided camping experience this summer.  The “Lets Go Camping!” events are happening at nine state...
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The Downside Of Daylight Savings Time

Salem, Ore. – It’s the first Monday after we all Sprang ahead this past weekend – ushering in the start of Daylight Savings Time.  Some people notice a major difference in their body clocks, it’s also been known there are more traffic accidents on the Monday following a time change since the sun is...
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Happy Birthday To… Us! (again!)

Klamath Falls, Ore – Last week the Klamath County Museum celebrated our 150th Anniversary.  It was so popular (seriously standing-room only crowd) they’re going to do it again.  So if you missed out, put this in your calendar for Tuesday night. The program reviews the early days of Linkville, as well as a brief...
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Opening For Klamath County DA

Salem, Ore. – With Rob Partridge resigning this week, that means there’s an opening for a new Klamath County District Attorney. Governor Kate Brown will fill the vacancy by appointment, in accordance with ORS 8.640 Article V, Section 16 of the Oregon Constitution. Applicants must be admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of...
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Spring Ahead This Weekend

Klamath Falls, Ore. – With Daylight Savings Time kicking in this weekend – time to set our clocks ahead one hour.  At 2am on Sunday March 12th, SPRING ahead one hour. A few other things to do, after you forward your clocks…. A – The Oregon State Fire Marshall wants to remind you it’s...
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Klamath Leaders Get Crisis Training

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Yesterday afternoon, anyone and everyone who is in a community leader capacity was at the Crisis Leadership and Decision Making session.  It was a four hour session to help prepare the leaders in the Basin what to do should Klamath Falls and/or the county be hit with a catastrophe. The...
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Parks Advisory Board Update

Klamath Falls, Ore – At the latest Parks Advisory Board meeting, a number of things were discussed.    The budget was presented for the next 5 fiscal years starting in July of 2017 through 2022. Lead City Engineer Scott Souders gave an update on the park that’s going to be in memory of Dr....
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Three Medford Students To Compete In Salem This Weekend

Salem, Ore – This Saturday in Salem, nine of Oregon’s high school students will compete in the 2017 Poetry Out Loud contest.  Even though no one from Klamath Falls is represented, one-third of the finalists are from the Medford area. In the Poetry Out Loud contest. which is put on by the Oregon Arts...
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Deaths On The Job Have Increased In Oregon

Salem, Ore. – A new report shows that on the job deaths in Oregon have risen. Last year 61 people died at their workplace in our state, compared with 41 deaths in 2015.  The Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS), who compiled the report, says these numbers aren’t just the deaths covered by...
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Update – All Clear: Bomb Threat At Chiloquin High School

Chiloquin, Ore – UPDATE:  As of 11:20 am, Chiloquin Jr./Sr. High School has been cleared and law enforcement determined it safe. Students and staff evacuated at 10 a.m. due to a bomb threat. By 11:20 students and staff were headed back to the school to resume class. Law enforcement did not find any explosives or dangerous devices. Previous...
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