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Rodeo and Ag Expo on weekend Klamath Co. Fairgrounds agenda

On the weekend calendar, there’s the Reed Rodeo and the Klamath Falls Ag Expo at the Klamath County Fairgrounds. Rodeo announcer Jerry McCling says the rodeo will offer most typical rodeo events, but adds one for the ladies that was a big hit last year. The Reed Rodeo starts Saturday at 6 p.m. at...
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KCC students write grant for class, earn it for school

LAKEVIEW, Ore. — A student’s effort has resulted in a $20,000 grant for Klamath Community College. KCC student Dean Dier won the grant after writing it in the school’s grant-writing course, which was in its first year as a class. In addition to Dier, students Krystal Atkinson, Michael Shatto and Shantana Wright also worked...
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Update: Suspicious package discovered at Kingsley Field

KINGSLEY FIELD, Ore. – A suspicious package was discovered at Kingsley Field at approximately 9:40 a.m. Thursday. Base personnel are taking appropriate response measures. Security Forces have evacuated personnel from buildings in the immediate area. Base officials are asking the public to stay away from the base until the situation has been resolved. More...
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Arrest made in 2009 murder case

New information received by Oregon State Police Wednesday led to the arrest of a man in Klamath County early Thursday morning. 24-year-old Troy Douglas Adcock is in the Klamath County Jail on charges including murder and first-degree robbery. OSP’s Criminal Investigation Division detectives made the arrest in connection with a September 2009 murder at...
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Southern Oregon skiing starts Thursday

The Mount Ashland Ski Area opens for skiers Thursday. All four chairlifts will be open and the mountain plans to open extra days in December. The mountain will offer ski runs through next Monday and will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday except the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s Day.
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Two options for extradition of man in 1997 disappearance case

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A man lodged in Klamath County Jail will remain there unless California Gov. Jerry Brown signs a warrant or the man signs extradition paperwork. Ed Henline Jr. was arrested last month on conspiracy and accessory to commit a crime dating back to the 1997 disappearance of Hannah Zaccaglini. Until he...
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Snowflake Festival Parade Thursday night

Over 100 floats are expected in this year’s Snowflake Festival Parade, which will go down Main Street ending at Veteran’s Park. The parade starts Thursday night at 7 p.m. Many local businesses on Main Street will be open later for those wanting to holiday shop before the parade begins.
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Breakfast with Santa this weekend

On Saturday, milk and cookies will give way – temporarily – to pancakes, eggs and sausage. It is “Breakfast with Santa at Applebee’s” – a Relay for Life event. Local children are invited to meet Santa and picture packages will be offered in addition to breakfast. Tickets are $7 for those 12 and over...
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Klamath Basin flood watch cancelled

A flood watch for the Klamath Basin was cancelled Tuesday afternoon. The National Weather Service had expected the watch to last until Wednesday due to the forecasts at the time. While rain was continuing to fall, flooding was no longer expected. Only minor ponding of water is possible over low lying areas. Forecasts for...
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Drugs may have led to Bonanza double homicide

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. — A drug deal may be to blame for a double homicide near Bonanza last October. Klamath County Deputy District Attorney Sharon Forster told NBC-2 investigators believe the men were shot over a drug deal. 32-year-old Everado Mendez-Ceja and 38-year-old Ricardo Jauregui were found just outside Bonanza after Jauregui’s burned-out truck...
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