Lake County Sheriff’s Office Receives Suspicious Package

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  The Lake County Sheriff’s office has confirmed that they are one of the 20 sheriff’s offices in the state that received a suspicious package from an unknown sender. The FBI is investigating, and says field testing so far has found that the materials inside the package are not toxic. Grant County’s...
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PenAir: We’re On Our Way

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Peninsula Airways Inc. (PenAir) has announced the intent to provide daily air service between Klamath Falls, OR and Portland, OR beginning November of 2015. In a letter of intent dated July 27, 2015 PenAir made formal the decision to bring commercial air service back to LMT.  PenAir is partnered with Alaska...
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Cyclists to Collect Cancer Stories

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A group of cyclists that are traveling the U-S to raise awareness about the fight against cancer make a stop in the Basin today. About 30 bicyclists are expected to arrive in Klamath Falls this afternoon, and hope to meet with some cancer survivors to hear their stories of overcoming cancer...
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Man with Amnesia Found Safe

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A man suffering from amnesia was found yesterday after being reported missing in Josephine County on Saturday. 25-year old Michael Gazely-Romney walked away from his father’s work site Saturday. Deputies say the man’s family spent several hours trying to find him before contacting authorities. Some rafters located the man near the...
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Accident on Highway 97 results in one death

LaPine, Ore – On July 23, 2015 at just after 9:00PM, OSP received at least one driving complaint of a southbound dark blue or black Ford Pickup driving on the shoulder of Highway 97 in southern Deschutes County.  At around 9:30PM, a trooper who had been attempting to locate the vehicle, observed it traveling at a...
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Retail Research: What Do You Want

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  What new businesses or types of businesses would you like to see come to the Klamath Basin? Klamath Falls city officials want to get your thoughts as they considering creating a new position to help bring businesses to the area… in the hopes that creating more shopping experiences will increase tourism, and...
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Youth Pheasant Hunts Scheduled

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Registration is now open for ODFW’s free pheasant hunts for youth (age 17 and under) happening around the state in September, including one scheduled for Klamath Falls. The events are being held in Baker City, Central Point, Corvallis, Eugene, Hermiston, John Day, Klamath Falls, La Grande, Madras, Portland, The Dalles (Tygh...
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Relay for Life Raises Money for Cancer

Klamath Falls, Ore.– About 750 people participated in Saturday’s relay for life event at Henley High school. The crowd walked laps around the school’s tracks to raise money for cancer research. Many of those participating in the the relay have fought cancer and won… others walked in memory of those have had died from the disease.
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Pandora Moth Returns to Oregon Forests

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Entomologists are casting a wary eye at recent reports that the Pandora moth has returned to Central Oregon forests. Moth’s larvae feed on pine trees, and have caused some damage in the past. The USDA says because the larvae feed mostly on older foliage, the trees are usually able to recover. However, the...
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Chase Leads to Deadly Wreck

Prineville, Ore.– A man speeding away from police died when his truck crashed during the chase Saturday. Police say 23-year old Chaz Evans was speeding when a Prineville Police officer spotted him and tried to pull him over. Evans rans a stop sign and hit a car, then lost control of his truck and hit...
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