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One Arrested Following Stand-Off in Klamath County

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A drive-by shooting in Northern Klamath County led to a short stand-off with police Sunday morning. According to a press release from Oregon State Police, Klamath County dispatchers received a call at about 2:00 Sunday morning reporting that shots had been fired at a home on Collar Drive, just south of...
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Unemployment Down in Oregon

Klamath Falls, Ore.– State-wide unemployment in Oregon dropped during the month of December. According to a press release from the Oregon Employment Department, December’s unemployment was 6.7 percent…. that’d down from 7-percent in November. Retail and government sectors saw the most hiring in December… each adding more than 2-thousand jobs. Governor John Kitzhaber says...
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Man Arrested, Charged, in Montelius Street Murder

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath Falls man has been charged with murder in connection with yesterday’s death of 49-year old Donald Black. According to a press release from the Klamath County district attorney’s office, 32-year old Joseph Everett Woodward was arrested today. The DA says Zachary Craig, who was taken in for questioning yesterday,...
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Detectives Name Suspect in Tuesday’s Murder

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Law enforcement officers investigating the death of a Klamath Falls man have identified a possible suspect in connection with the murder. Police are searching for 24-year old Zachary Nathaniel Craig as a person of interest in the investigation into the death of Donald Black early Tuesday morning. Officers are asking for...
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49-year old Donald Black was found dead in a Klamath Falls home Tuesday morning.

Klamath Falls Man Found Dead

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath Falls man was murdered at a home in the 2000 block of Montelius street early this morning. According to a press release from the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office, a call came into to 911 after 2:00 this morning. When emergency crews arrived, they found 49-year old Donald Clinton Black....
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Siskiyou County Fine-Tunes Medical Marijuana Regs

Klamath Falls, Ore.– It’s been nearly a year since Siskiyou County Sheriff Jon Lopey first introduced a draft ordinance to the county board of supervisors proposing some guidelines for growing medical marijuana in the county. Growers weren’t happy with the number of plants the ordinance allowed. A workshop meeting tomorrow morning will try to...
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Man Arrested After Holding Girlfriend Captive

Klamath Falls, Ore.– She thought she was going to die. A pregnant woman held captive in a Klamath Falls apartment for nearly three days. She told police that her boyfriend, 37-year old Richard Gilbert Gutierrez threatened her, assaulted her, and tried several times to strangle her. She managed to contact a neighbor on Pine...
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Klamath Falls Man Charged in Bly Mountain Man’s Murder

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath Falls man was arrested last week, charged with last year’s murder of a Bly Mountain man. The Herald and News reporting that 21-year old Richard Hamilton Tallent is accused of murdering 61-year old Steven Edward Dann last May. Dann was found, shot to death, in his home.
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Klamath Falls City Councils Schedules Session with Counsel

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath Falls city council has scheduled an executive session for tomorrow evening. A notice from the city show that closed-door meeting is for city officials and council members to meet with legal council to discuss recent litigation. Pacific Power last week filed a lawsuit claiming that the city is unfairly...
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Two Injured in Weekend Motorcycle Wreck

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Two people were injured in a single motorcycle wreck yesterday on South Sixth Street at the intersection with Shasta Way. A family member of the injured says the wreck happened while to trying to stop for a red light. One woman was taken to Sky Lakes with non-life-threatening injuries. The man...
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