Crews continue to search for missing plane

LAKE COUNTY, Ore. — Search and rescue crews continue looking for a 48-year-old Idaho pilot whose plane disappeared in eastern Lake County. Tony Nicholls came to Lakeview from Idaho last Thursday to drop off two children, then left Lakeview to head back to Idaho and that’s when he went missing. The last known location...
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Medical issue causes accident, leads to power outage

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Last night’s power outage was caused by a 58-year old man who reportedly suffered a heart attack and lost control of his vehicle, then hit a utility pole. Power was knocked out to about 2,100 homes. James Thomas was taken to the hospital, along with his passenger, 70-year-old Eunice Ward....
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Investigators continue to link suspect to crimes

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Klamath Falls police are still investigating recent robberies, along with the Klamath County Sheriff’s office. We told you last week about the arrest of 22-year old Marc Silvio Chicklero and this came after a search warrant was carried out at a home on Wall street. Stolen property was seized and...
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Hearing tonight on Klamath Falls signs

The Klamath Falls Planning Commission will hold a public hearing tonight to consider removing the sunset date for non-conforming signs under the community development sign ordiance. Instead of requiring the signs to be removed or modified by a certain date, certain triggers would have to happen first. The public hearing is tonight at 7...
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Filing period opens tomorrow

The filing period opens Wednesday for those wishing to run for mayor or Klamath Falls City Council. The positions are four-year terms that would begin on Jan. 2, 2013. The filing period runs from May 30 to Aug. 28 to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot. Anyone wanting to run should contact Klamath Falls...
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Gems game to benefit CASA

Court Appointed Special Advocates will have their own night coming up at the ballpark. On June 26 when the Klamath Falls Gems host the Cowlitz Black Bears, it will be CASA night at the ballpark and the Gems will donate 50 percent of the proceeds from ticket sales purchased through CASA. Contact CASA at...
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Boyd goal helps Timbers draw Whitecaps

PORTLAND, Ore. – A goal by striker Kris Boyd in the second half helped the Portland Timbers to a 1-1 draw with Cascadia rivals Vancouver Whitecaps FC before a sellout crowd of 20,438 at JELD-WEN Field on Saturday night. Portland extends its unbeaten streak to four games with the draw. The sold out JELD-WEN...
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Conditt goes at NAIA national track and field

MARION, Ind. – Tech sophomore Kassi Conditt hit her best mark in the shot put on her second try this afternoon at the 2012 NAIA National Track & Field Championships, but it wasn’t quite enough to get her into the top eight. Conditt placed 12th out of the field of 25 participants with a distance of...
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Missing Children’s Awareness Day

Families are encouraged to take 25 minutes to talk to their children about safety today as it is Missing Children’s Awareness Day in Oregon. Dating back to 1983 when President Ronald Reagan named May 25 National Missing Children’s Day, today is strong in its focus on child safety. Oregon Law Enforcement Data System shows...
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Most state offices closed for four-day weekend

Friday is a furlough day for many state workers. That means no driver’s licenses or other DMV-related errands, as the DMV and most other state offices are closed. And with the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, it’s a 4-day weekend for employees. Most banks, schools and other government offices are closed, but trash pick-up...
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