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Snow Could Be Coming Overnight

Klamath Falls, Ore – The National Weather Service is warning of another possible winter storm rolling through our area overnight tonight. The storm is expected to start at around 1am and continue through 10pm or so Friday night.  We could see anywhere from 3 to 5 inches of snow with more in higher elevations....
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Another Deadly Accident on Highway 97

Redmond, Ore - A Redmond woman died in that accident on Highway 97 Tuesday night. Oregon State Police say 24-year old Kylee Bruce was headed south on 97 when she lost control of her car while passing another vehicle.  Her car slid sideways then it was t-boned by an oncoming sedan, also hitting another vehicle after that....
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Grants Pass Woman Arrested On Manslaughter Charges

Grants Pass, Ore – Oregon State Police have arrested a Grants Pass woman on manslaughter charges… more than 9 months after she was involved in a car accident that claimed the life of an Applegate woman.  63-year old Pamela Jean Howard died at the scene of the crash on Williams Highway March 1st of...
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Oregon Smokejumper Succumbs To His Injuries

Redmond, Ore – An Oregon smokejumper who had been seriously injured while in Alabama fighting wildfires last month has died.  52-year old Ray Rubio passed away Monday afternoon nearly a month after he fell over a concrete railing more than 12 feet into a parking garage, causing head injuries. The Redmond native was also...
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Homework Help In Bonanza

In Bonanza, learning doesn’t take a Christmas break.  During the two week holiday vacation, students and teachers at Bonanza’s Jr. and Sr. High Schools are coming to class for extra homework help sessions. Advanced Math teacher Randy Koehn says “We’re getting kids who need additional help, or need additional time, caught up.”   “We’re helping...
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No IRS Refunds Until Mid February

SALEM, Ore – Officials from The Oregon Department of Revenue have just announced that no personal income tax refunds for the 2016 tax year will be issued until after February 15th.  The hold will allow the IRS to compare information reported on W-2′s and 1099s. The data matching will help to reduce potential refund...
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Landmark Retirement Savings Plan Getting Closer To Being A Reality

Salem, Ore – On July 1st, Oregon will launch the nation’s first state-sponsored retirement savings plan and it could eventually benefit 1 million workers.  To make sure every Oregonian has a voice, today the State Treasury has announced some opportunities for feedback. The plan will be available to workers who do not have access...
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Unemployment Rate Drops Locally

Klamath Falls, Ore - The latest unemployment figures show Klamath County unemployment rate dropped from 7.2 percent in October to 6.8 percent in November. County-wide fewer jobs than usual were lost in November.  However in Lake County… unemployment rose from 5.8 percent in October… to 6.3 percent in November. The county lost 20 more jobs than expected...
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Conviction In Tribal Office Shooting

Alturas, CA - A California jury has convicted Cherie Lash Rhoades on four counts of murder and two counts of attempted murder… along with other charges.  The 47-year old Alturas woman was accused of attacking several people at the Cedarville Rancheria Tribal office in January of 2014.  Four people died in the attack… three of them were...
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Traveling For The Holidays On The Next Two Weekends

With Christmas and New Year’s falling on the weekend this year… travel experts say some 1.3 million— or nearly a third of Oregonians plan to take a trip over the holidays. Low gas prices are also encouraging us to hit the road. This year’s top travel destinations for Christmas include Las Vegas… Orlando… New...
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