Nathan Bigby

New Assessor Appointed For Klamath County

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Klamath County Board of Commissioners are very excited to announce that they have appointed the next Klamath County Assessor, Nathan Bigby Commissioner Derrick DeGroot stated “It has been a real pleasure to work with Nathan for the last few months while we made great strides in creating a thriving...
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Bike To Work Day With Blue Zones

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Today is Bike to Work day. The Klamath County Public Health Department and the Blue Zones Project are partnering to bring Bike to Work Day to five locations across the community. If you biked or walked to work today, stop by Gathering Grounds Roastery, Sky Lakes Medical Center, Mia &...
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Shasta Elementary Kids “Give Back” With The Blue Zones Project

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Today, Thursday May 18th, was Give Back Day and the kids at Shasta Elementary were working hard giving back to their school.  Picking up trash, painting, planting and having all kinds of fun while doing it. Chrissy Dodson is a parent of a Shasta student, she also helps head up...
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Klamath County Gets A Tourism Boost With Funds

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Wednesday, May 17th at the Klamath County Commissioners’ Work Session, they awarded tourism grants to a number of Basin organizations. The fiscal impact from the Tourism Grant Fund is $89,000.00.   Here’s the breakdown: Klamath Freedom Foundation $2,500., Benefit for the Basin $2,500., Klamath Community Leadership $5,000., City of Merrill...
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Coffee At The Library Is Getting Closer

Klamath Falls, Ore. - The coffee kiosk at the Main library in downtown is getting closer to reality.  On Tuesday of this week the Klamath County Library Service District accepted a quote and entered into an agreement with the Modoc Contracting Company for the Coffee Kiosk Plumbing Retrofit Project.   The bid came in at...
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Hwy 31 Closed For Most Of The Day Due To A Rock Fall

Summer Lake, Ore.- Due to a rock fall around 6:30am today, Thursday May 18th, Highway 31 is closed both directions at milepost 61.  This is about 8 miles north of Summer Lake. This will affect anyone traveling between Lakeview and Bend.   According to the Oregon Department of Transporatation, traffic is being flagged for...
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Summer Travel Between The Basin And PDX Just Got Cheaper… For The Summer

Klamath Falls, Ore. – If you’re heading to Portland this summer, you’ll be thrilled to hear you can do it for a lot less if you fly out of the Klamath Falls/Crater Lake Airport on PenAir.   A one way fare of $89 dollars between Klamath Falls and Portland is available for travel between...
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KFCS Budget Committee Passes Budget, Goes To School Board Now

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Last night at the Klamath City School District Budget Committee meeting, some Basin residents gave their two cents during the public comment section. They turned out to speak out because they heard that KFCS might cut/reduce music programs. But at the end of the meeting, the Budget Committee said they...
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National Give Back Day Coming Tomorrow, Thursday May 18th

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Expanding off the district’s success, the Blue Zones Project brings volunteer projects to community members tomorrow Thursday May 18th for National Give Back Day. The Klamath Falls City School District and Blue Zones Project are collaborating after an idea started 3 years ago with Klamath Union High School, Give Back...
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Klamath County Special Districts Election Results (Unofficial)

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The election is technically unofficial, but as of 9pm last night, the unofficial election results are as follows:  (*note, these categories listed are where there was more than one person running unopposed) Basin Transit Service Board, top four are Sandra Fox (22%) Michael McCulluogh (21%), Todd Kelstrom (19%) and Craig...
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