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National Parks Set to Increase Fees

Klamath Falls, Ore.– You could soon be paying more when you visit Crater Lake and other national parks. National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis has directed park managers at some of the country’s most notable parks, to hike fees by as much as 50-percent. Crater Lake National Park is on that list. Currently a...
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Voter Registration Deadline One Week Away

Klamath Falls, Ore.– You have one week left to register to vote in Oregon if you plan to cast a ballot in the November General Election. Mail-in ballots have already been sent out to most Oregon voters, but you can still receive one if you register by the close of business next Tuesday. You...
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Tax Helpers Wanted

Klamath Falls, Ore.– After Thanksgiving and Christmas comes the government’s favorite holiday… tax season! AARP is looking for some local volunteers to help residents file their taxes starting in February. The organization is offering training and certification for volunteers… that training begins in January. Call Paul Duncan at 541-810-0025 for more information.
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Klamath Falls Expected to Vote on Marijuana Sales Tax

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath Falls city council plans to begin the process of imposing a sales tax on marijuana and marijuana-infused products sold in the county. Currently, only medicinal marijuana can legally be sold in the state, but with a ballot measure legalizing recreational marijuana expected to pass in November, council members want...
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Now is the Time to Winterize Your Home

Klamath Falls, Ore.– We got a taste of fall last week… but don’t let these warm days fool you— winter is just around the corner. Now is the time to start looking for drafts in your home that could lead to higher utilities bills. New weather stripping around your doors and sealing up cracks...
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Parents Sue School for Bullying, Sexual Harassment

Klamath Falls, Ore.00 Triad School is facing a lawsuit, according to a report in the Herald and News. The parents of two former students claim that a student sexually assaulted their children who were in Kindergarten and first grade. All three of the students were girls, the parents claiming that their daughters were coerced...
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Lunar Eclipse Expected Wednesday

Klamath Falls, Ore.– If you get up early enough on Wednesday, you may get a chance to view a lunar eclipse. The eclipse will happen at sunrise, though here in the West we may only see it as a partial eclipse, while farther east it will appear as a full eclipse. Sunrise on Wednesday...
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Klamath Falls Expected to Vote on Marijuana Sales Tax

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath Falls city council plans to begin the process of imposing a sales tax on marijuana and marijuana-infused products sold in the county. Currently, only medicinal marijuana can legally be sold in the state, but with a ballot measure legalizing recreational marijuana expected to pass in November, council members want...
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California Agency Offers Assistance to Weed, Surrounding Communities

SACRAMENTO, Calif. –Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to California residents and business owners affected by the Boles Fire that began on September 15, 2014, U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced today. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster in response to a request SBA received from...
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Man Sentenced for Drug Trafficking

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Mexican national could be deported after he serves a 5-year sentence for a drug conviction. 25-year old Jeronimo Novoa-Leal was sentenced yesterday on charges of Delivery and Possession of Methamphetimine. Novoa-Leal was arrested October 13th of last year. He was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped for a...
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