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Two Arrested in Connection with Cockfighting

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A father and son… arrested for allegedly participating in cockfighting. Klamath Falls Police say 41-year old Fernando Morales Senior and 19-year old Fernando Morales Junior each faces 28 counts of their involvement in cockfighting. On Saturday, animal control helped officers rescue 28 roosters from a home on Summers Lane. Lt. Rob...
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Slick Roads Lead to Accidents

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Hard to believe that it really is spring…much of Southern Oregon and Northern California remain under a storm watch with a chance of up to three inches falling in higher elevations through tomorrow. There were some accidents reported last night due to the slick conditions, including one rollover wreck on 140...
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Sidewalk Project Topic of Klamath Falls City Council Workshop

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The City of Klamath Falls holds a workshop session tonight. Council members will get some information about a proposed project to work with the County to put more sidewalks in along Washburn way. Tonights workshop session starts at 7:00. You can see the complete agenda here: http://ci.klamath-falls.or.us/sites/ci.klamath-falls.or.us/assets/files/04-06-2015_Agenda.pdf
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Prescribed Burning Planned Near Chemult

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Chemult Ranger District on the Fremont-Winema National Forest has announced it will start prescribed burning as fuels dry from the latest wet weather. About 500 acres of underburning is planned in the Desert Old Growth allocation located approximately 14 miles southwest of Chemult, Oregon, near the Crater Lake National Park...
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Planned Parenthood Descends on Salem

Salem, Ore.– Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon, the statewide political arm of Planned Parenthood, plans to march about 100 pro-abortion advocates into Salem on Monday for its “Planned Parenthood Day of Action.” The lobbyists are in Salem to demand that politicians pass legislation that they say will women’s health care. With the downturn in...
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Easter Egg Hunts in the Basin

Here are some of the Easter egg hunts in the basin this week Saturday: OIT – 10am (infants to 4 year olds). 10:15am (5-7 year olds). 10:30am (8 and older). Chiloquin Easter Egg Hunt – 10am at Collier State Park Sprague River Easter Egg Hunt – 11am at the Sprague River Friends Church. Linkville...
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Prescribed Burning Planned

Klamath Falls, Ore. The Chemult Ranger District on the Fremont-Winema National Forest has announced it will start prescribed burning as fuels dry from the latest wet weather. About 500 acres of underburning is planned in the Desert Old Growth allocation located approximately 14 miles southwest of Chemult, Oregon, near the Crater Lake National Park...
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Changes Could Come After Child Injured at Lava Beds

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Spelunkers exploring caves at the Lava Beds National Monument may seems some changes after a child suffered a head injury there a week ago. Park Rangers say since last Friday’s accident that sent a 5-year old boy to the hospital by helicopter, they’ve reviewed the safety measures they have in place...
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Bill Would Prevent Expulsion for Truancy

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Skipping school will no longer get you kicked out of school. The Oregon State Senate today passed its version of a bill that would stop schools from expelling students who keep skipping class. However, the bill does not provide any additional tools to help schools address the problem when it arises.
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Eugene Officer Arrested

Eugene, Ore.– A former Eugene police officer will spend seven years behind bars after pleading guilty to nearly two dozen charges that included child pornography counts and invading the privacy of fellow officers. Prosecutors say 41-year old Jeffrey Argo installed a camera in the men’s restroom at the Eugene police station, and took video...
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