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Part Of Hwy 140 Getting A $6.7 Million Dollar Facelift

Bend, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has awarded a $6.7 million dollar contract to Rocky Mountain Construction to repave about 6 miles of Hwy 140 (Southside Expressway) from the 97/Green Springs Interchange to Klamath Falls/Malin Highway (OR 39) near Klamath Falls. Work will also include guardrail replacement, sign upgrades, and restriping...
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The Pros And Cons Of Changing Main St. And Klamath Ave. To 2-Way Directional

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Monday night at the joint meeting of the Klamath Falls City Council and the Planning Commission, lots of ‘What if”s’ were thrown about. In a nutshell the whole evening was about what can we do to improve Downtown Klamath Falls. Joe Wall, Assistant to the City Manager hosted the event. He...
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Oregon Ranks 4th In The U.S. For Services To Seniors And Those With Disabilities – According To New Report

Clackamas, Ore. – In a recent national poll done by AARP (American Association of Retired Persons), Oregon comes in at 4th place when it comes to meeting the long-term care needs of older residents, family caregivers and people with disabilities. The report called “Picking Up the Pace of Change: A State Scorecard on Long-Term...
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16 Year Olds In Oregon Might Be Able To Pre Register To Vote Soon

Salem, Ore. – A bill is headed to Governor Kate Brown’s desk that if she signs it, will expand the voter registration age to include 16-year-olds. Currently under Oregon law, you must be at least 17 years of age to pre-register. If this legislation passes it will lower that age to 16 so that...
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SCSO Search And Rescue Crews Looking For Missing Siskiyou County Man

Seiad Valley, Cal. – On Tuesday June 13th, the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) announced that they have initiated a search and rescue (SAR) mission for a missing Seiad Valley man, who hasn’t been seen since last Friday. According to a family member, 55 year old Theodore Condit said he was going to walk...
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Another New Record Set For Statewide Unemployment

Salem, Ore. – A new report from the Oregon Employment Department shows that our state’s unemployment rate has reached a record low. Last month, the unemployment rate for Oregon was 3.6%. The month before that, in April it was 3.7%. May’s numbers make a new record low since comparable records started being kept since...
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KFPD Looking For Citizens Who Want To Be VIPs

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Tomorrow, Wenesday June 14th the Klamath Falls Police Department (KFPD) will be hosting a Q&A forum for those residents who would like a little more info on possibly becoming a VIP.   VIP stands for Volunteer in Police Services Program and it’s made up of civilians. VIP members assist in...
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VA Funded Transportation Clears Milestone In Serving Rural Veterans In Oregon

Salem, Ore. - Veterans who live in rural parts of Oregon are getting a little more help. In its first two years in operation, Oregon’s Highly Rural Transportation Program (OHRTP), has logged over 500-thousand miles.  OHRTP is a federal, state and local partnership that is helping meet the urgent transportation needs of veterans who live...
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Basin National Wildlife Refuge Looking For Professional Guides

Tulelake, Cal. – Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex is seeking to team up with professional waterfowl guides for commercial guiding privileges at three National Wildlife Refuges in the Basin for the 2017 hunting season. All licensed guides are welcome to apply, however only professional guides with documented experience in waterfowl hunting will be...
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Klamath Falls Man Arrested For Attempted Murder Among Other Charges

Klamath Falls, Ore.- Last Friday, June 9th around 12:20am officers from the Klamath Falls Police Department (KFPD) responded to a call of shots fired in the area of 800 Upham Street. Upon arriving at the scene, further investigation led officers to the 1000 block of North 8th Street, where they learned a house was...
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