Tingley Lane Transfer Station Reduces Hours

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Belt-tightening means the Tingley Lane transfer station will no longer be open on Sundays. Officials with Rogue Klamath Transfer say the waste disposal sight doesn’t get much traffic on Sundays, so the agency is going to try saving money by closing the station one day a week starting on December 7th....
Keep Reading »

Robbery Suspects Make Appearance in Court

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Two people accused of being involved in an armed robbery Sunday night… appeared in court yesterday. 27-year old Garrett Petersen and 26-year old Samantha Darlene Robertson are each charged with first degree robbery and criminal conspiracy. A third suspect, 37-year old Lenny Miles, died in a shootout with law enforcement shortly...
Keep Reading »

Two Additional Suspects Arrested in Armed Robbery

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Two additional suspects have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery that left one suspect dead Sunday night. According to a press release from Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patridge, 27-year old Garrett Michael Petersen and 26-year old Samantha Darlene Robertson were both arrested on charges of Robbery and Criminal...
Keep Reading »
red burn day2

Red Heath Alert Advisory

Klamath Falls, Ore.– We have a RED health alert advisory until at least noon Monday in Klamath County. That means NO wood stoves may be used within the air quality zone, EVEN if you have a wood stove variance. Public Health officials ask anyone outside of the AQ zone to please not use wood...
Keep Reading »
Lenny Miles

Suspected Armed Robber Shot, Killed by Police in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.– An armed robbery at the Frontier Market on Shasta Way in Klamath Falls led the shooting death of the man law enforcement say was the suspect. 37-year old Lenny Miles was shot during a confrontation with police shortly after the robbery occurred. According to a statement from Klamath County District Attorney...
Keep Reading »
Klamath_County Logo

Klamath Falls Man Shot, Killed

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A man shot on the OC&E trail last night has died. District Attorney Rob Patridge released a statement confirming that 39-year old Tyler Devore Nelson from a gunshot wound. Witness say several people were standing on the trail behind the Circle K right off of South Sixth Street when at least...
Keep Reading »

Senior Snow Removal Available

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The City of Klamath Falls offers low income senior citizens assistance with snow removal this winter. On request, qualifying senior citizens who are residents of the City may request help with removing snow from paved driveways and sidewalks at their homes. In order to meet the low income parameters for the...
Keep Reading »

Body of Missing Klamath Falls Man Found

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A boy out looking for birds yesterday discovered the body of a man who had been reported missing last month. 56-year old Phillip Deprato, Jr. was last seen on October 13th near the Greensprings area of Klamath Falls. Deprato’s family say his body was found near his home.
Keep Reading »
app icon

Weather: There’s an App for That

KLAMATH FALLS, OREGON (November 12, 2014) – Mobile devices have changed the way we prepare, endure and recover from severe winter weather. According to a recent U.S. Cellular survey, 51 percent of smartphone users check the weather forecast daily from their mobile devices. Smartphones and tablets are valuable tools for tracking and preparing for...
Keep Reading »

Storm Warning in Effect for Northern Klamath County

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Some parts of the state that aren’t used to get snow… are on tap to get a good dose of it this afternoon and overnight tonight. In Klamath County, some areas are under a Winter Storm Warning… with a few inches of snow in the forecast along with some sleet and freezing...
Keep Reading »