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Farm producers invited to Friday meeting

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Klamath County Farm Service agency is notifying producers of a meeting this Friday March 23 that will cover crop insurance, KWAPA land idling payments, and how that might affect crop insurance eligibility. General questions from producers will be answered too.The meeting will the at the OIT Auditorium at 1pm.
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Local nurse wins national award

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A Klamath Falls nurse practitioner has won a national award for her commitment to services addressing child sexual abuse and exploitation. The National Children’s Advocacy Center’s Outstanding Service Award in Medical Care goes to Eleanor Lustig-Butts, the lead medical examiner at Sky Lakes Medical Center’s Child Abuse Response and Evaluation...
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Transportation hearing set for April

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Klamath Falls City Council and Planning Commission will hold a joint public hearing on Monday, April 9 to update to the Klamath Falls Urban Area Transportation System Plan, which guides transportation improvements and investments for the area. The hearing will be at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers...
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Soldiers return home

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – One Air National Guard Security Force returned to Kingsley Field Saturday after six months in Afghanistan. Several friends and family members turned out at the airport to welcome them home. Another group is scheduled to land at the Klamath Falls Airport tomorrow just after 9am. The first time Kingsley Field...
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New map to be released for 66-97 interchange

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Oregon Dept of Transportation, along with Klamath Falls and Klamath County, have been working on plans for the OR 66/US 97 interchange. The new plan offers improvements for the interchange and addresses bicycle and pedestrian issues. The map will be made public at an open house this Thursday, March...
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Man faces charges after police chase

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A Klamath Falls man is facing charges after a car chase Sunday morning. 43-year old Arren Broderick Jr. drove a Volkswagen through a field after an Oregon State police trooper tried to pull him over for speeding on Highway 97 about ten miles north of Klamath Falls. After returning to...
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Circus in Klamath Falls Monday and Tuesday

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The annual Shrine Circus happens twice today and tomorrow, at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. in the John Hancock Event Center on the Klamath County Fairgrounds. The Klamath Falls Shrine Club presents the circus. Cost is $16 for adults and $12 for children. Family passes are $25. Tickets are available in...
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Three drunk driving arrests over the weekend

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Law enforcement officers had a keen eye on the roads with the St. Patrick’s Day holiday over the weekend. Between noon on Saturday and early Sunday evening, Oregon State police report 23 drunk driving arrests. One of those was in the Klamath Falls area. The Klamath County Sheriff’s offce and...
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Klamath Falls council may buy two downtown buildings

Klamath Falls, Ore. – At its meeting today the Klamath Falls City Council will talk about buying two vacant downtown buildings – the former Old Leo’s, and the former Mercury and Antonio’s. Both are on Main Street. The Mercury and Antonio’s building would be demolished for a parking lot, if the council approves the...
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Kingsley Field to reduce the number of employees

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – As the federal government trims its armed forces, that will mean cuts at Kingsley Field. The Oregon Military Department says eight to 10 supporting employees will be let go between Klamath Falls’ 173rd Fighter Wing and the Portland-based 142nd Fighter wing.
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