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Three face charges in scrap metal theft

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – After a three month investigation, three people were arrested this week for scrap metal theft. Klamath Falls police say the value of the scrap metal is around $5000, stolen from Union Pacific railroad property on Adams Street. 35-year old Dana Marie Ammirata, 32-year old Tory Lynn Hicks (both of Klamath...
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Chiloquin food pantry hit by thieves

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Detectives are trying to figure out who would steal from charities in Chiloquin. Burglars swiped food and electronics from the food pantry after breaking into the Chiloquin Community Center with a crowbar, and left extensive damage on the building. It happened late Tuesday or early Wednesday. Anyone with information should...
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KCC joins prestigious network

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Klamath Community College is one of 25 institutions selected, this year, into the Achieving the Dream National Reform Network. KCC says that’s the nation’s most comprehensive non-governmental reform network for student success in higher education history. Being part of the group means KCC will develop and implement research-based policies and...
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Man arrested after reported domestic dispute

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – 42-year old Robert Gene Stallworth of Klamath Falls has been arrested and charged with second degree assault after an alleged domestic dispute earlier this week. Police said the victim was treated for a possible broken wrist, and alcohol may have been a factor.
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No more budget cuts expected at City Schools

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Things could be worse for Klamath Falls City Schools. After a meeting of the budget committee this week, it looks like no additional budget cuts will be necessary for the upcoming school year because expected revenue and expected expenditures will match. At the same time, there’s no raise for current...
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Klamath Falls woman recovering after being hit by bus

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A Klamath Falls woman was struck by a bus Wednesday afternoon and had to be airlifted to Bend. Klamath Falls police say 54-year old Deborah Grant was crossing the street when she was hit by a Basin Transit Service bus on Klamath Avenue. The bus driver told police she was...
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Malin offers chance to meet the candidates

MALIN, Ore. – You’ll have the chance to meet the candidates for Klamath County Commissioner and Treasurer at a town hall meeting Wednesday, May 2 in Malin. The question and answer session at Malin Community Hall starts at 6pm.
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Police to hold Community Watch meeting

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Klamath Falls Police Department will be having a community watch meeting on Thursday, April 26th, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be in the Jeff Ball Room. Bill Wilkenloh with Klamath Community Corrections will be the guest speaker. Mr. Wilkenloh is tasked with supervising sex offenders in Klamath County....
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Man sentenced for fatal shooting

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Reggie Lee Townsend Jr. was sentenced yesterday to 15 years in prison for the fatal shooting of Troy Shane Allen in November 2010. Townsend plead guilty to Manslaughter in the first degree and received a 15 year sentence that includes no early release. Two other defendants; Ezzard Jackson and Daniel...
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US Cellular to hold smart phone workshop

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The U.S. Cellular store in Klamath Falls is hosting its monthly Device Workshop this Saturday at 8:30 a.m. You don’t have to be a US Cellular customer. The workshop is for anyone who might be thinking about an upgrade to a smart phone and wants to get the most out...
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