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4 Arrested in Burglaries

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Klamath County Sheriff’s office yesterday announced that they’ve so far arrested 4 people, including three juveniles, in connection with 26 burglaries that were reported within the past two week. Investigators aren’t releasing the names of the suspects because the investigation is on-going and additional arrests are expected. Sheriff Frank...
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Election: Deputy Prosecutor Seeks Judgeship

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath County Deputy Prosecutor, Sharon Forster, announced that she’ll seek a seat on the Klamath County Circuit Court. Judge Roger Isaacson currently holds the position. He is running for re-election on the upcoming May 20th ballot.
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Alturas Shooting: Hearing Continued

Alturas, Calif.– The former tribal leader from Modoc County who is accused of shooting and killing four people and trying to kill two others… wore a bullet-proof vest to a court hearing today. Cherie Lash Rhoades’s defense attorney requested that the hearing be continued until Monday, which the judge granted. Rhoades could face the...
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Henley Schools: Pipe Fixed

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The broken water pipe is fixed. That means Skyline Conference basketball games will happen tonight as scheduled. School was canceled at Henley High and Henley Elementary today when an exterior water pipe broke. The schools weren’t damaged at all… and school will be back in session Wednesday. Sorry kids.
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Moore to Run for County Commissioner

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A third person has announced their bid for the role of Klamath County Commissioner for the upcoming election. Bob More is the director of the Keno Rural Fire Protection District. He’s served on several government committees and commissions. Moore and two others are running for Dennis Linthicum’s position. Linthicum is running...
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911 Tax Levy for May Ballot

Klamath Falls, Ore.- County Emergency workers are hoping you’ll vote in favor of a new tax levy during May’s elections. The County’s 9-1-1 Emergency Dispatch Center is in need of some equipment upgrades, and needs to hire additional staff to cover increased call volumes. Right now the agency only keeps two dispatchers on the...
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Filling the Gaps

Klamath Falls, Ore.- City Street Crews will be working to seal cracks on Washburn Way Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. While that’s happening, they’ll be closing down one lane between OC&E Trail and Laverne Avenue.
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Alturas Shooting: Rhoades in Court Today

Klamath Falls, Ore.- The woman accused of killing four people– including three family members– and seriously wounding two others during a tribal meeting outside of Alturas last week… is expected to appear in court today to face charges. 44-year old Cherie lash Rhoades is being held in an undisclosed location because the husband of...
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Henley High and Elementary schools closed again today

Klamath Falls, Ore. – For the second day, Henley Elementary and Henley High Schools are closed. The High School experienced an water pipe break over the weekend. Clean up and repairs have been under way. School is expected to resume tomorrow. Tonight’s play-off basketball games are still scheduled to move forward. A decision will...
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Missing Medford teenager

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Medford police are looking for a 15-year-old girl who failed to return home yesterday afternoon from South Medford High School. Police have contacted friends and family members but no one has seen Kathileen Morales. Her parents say she is developmentally disabled with the mental capacity of a 12-year-old.
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