Unemployment Mixed in Lake, Klamath Counties

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Unemployment in the Klamath County is holding steady, and improving in Lake County according the most recent figures from the Oregon Employment Department. Klamath County lost 520 jobs in July, but the unemployment rate was 9.7 percent— unchanged from June. Lake County added ten jobs, bringing the unemployment rate down to 9.5...
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One Injured when Car Crashes into Building

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The College of Cosmotology suffered serious damage after police say a medical condition led to a woman driving her car through the front of the building on East Main Street. The accident happened shortly after 1:00 this morning. Sgt Aaron Thomas with the Klamath Falls Police Department says an officer clocked the driver...
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Seat Belt Crackdown Starts Monday

Klamath Fall, Ore.– A new campaign to crack down on folks who aren’t wearing seat belts gets underway on Monday. According to a press release from the Klamath Falls Police Department, local police are participating in the state-wide effort to increase seat belt use. A recent survey in Klamath Falls found that about 78-percent...
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Unemployment up in Northern California Counties

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Unemployment is up in Modoc and Siskiyou Counties according to a report from the California Employment Development Department. Unemployment rose to 10-percent in July for Siskiyou County, up from 9.6 percent in June. And in Modoc County the numbers rose from 8.1-percent in June, to 8.8 percent in July. State-wide, California’s...
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Candidates File for City Council Election

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The election season is slow ramping up as two people filed to run for seats on the Klamath Falls City Council. According to a press release from the city, councilman Bill Adams has filed to run for re-election to represent Ward 5. Resident Terry Etters also filed to run yesterday, he’ll...
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Missing Man Found

Klamath Falls, Ore.- Police in Portland have found a man who was reported missing back in April. 51-year old Randel Jon Brown’s mother reported him missing to detectives with Oregon State Police in Klamath Falls after his family hadn’t heard from him about a month. Police in Portland say Brown was found safe at...
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Hike Offers Recreation, Education

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  The Fremont-Winema National Forest will be visiting campgrounds and day use areas around Lake of the Woods and Fourmile Lake to offer educational events and sunset hikes throughout July and August. Saturday, August 23 – Fourmile Campground (7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.) Join the Forest Service for a discussion about the importance of...
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Oregon Man Announces 2016 Presidential Bid

Klamath Falls, Ore.– An Oregon man has announced his candidacy for US President. Ed Baker lives in Portland and is running as an Independent. His platform states that he would work to deport illegal aliens, reduce the national debt, and restore freedom. Baker says he has a plan to get on the ballot in...
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EagleRidge Registration Begins Tuesday

Klamath Falls, Ore.– High School registration begins today for students who will attend EagleRidge. Students of all grade levels will need to register today between 9 am and 4 pm. or tomorrow from 4 pm to 6 pm. The charter school is open to all Klamath County high school students. For more information:
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Klamath County Public Health Hosts Open House

Klamath Falls, Ore,– Klamath County Public Health hosts an open house tomorrow to show off its new location on Vandenberg Road. The agency recently relocated to a new facility from it’s downtown, Pine Street location. The open house is from 8 to 10 Wednesday morning.
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