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New Non-Profit In Klamath Falls

Opening its doors in Klamath Falls is Craft 3, the non-profit lender dedicating millions of dollars in a local recycling facility.  The non-profit is based out of Seattle and the Klamath Falls expansion was first announced last year.  The firm is currently looking at office space for a permanent location.  Find out more about...
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Not Guilty Plea In Fraud Case

A not guilty plea from five members of an alleged fraud ring that targeted business payroll accounts.  The five are all charged with first-degree theft and two counts of ID theft, accused of stealing payroll information from businesses last year and using the information to print phony checks which the group allegedly cashed.  While...
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Fred Meyer Bans Assault Rifle Magazines

A few weeks after Fred Meyer announced it wouldn’t sell guns or ammo to anyone under 21, the store’s parent company, Kroger, has announced that it will not sell magazines for assault rifles.  Kroger did not explain how it would screen gun magazines for specific uses.  Assault Rifle is a common term for semi-automatic...
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Plea Deal In 2017 Shooting

In Klamath Falls, 40 year old Kent William Porter, a man arrested for his part in an attempt on a woman’s life, faces at least 90 months behind bars after striking a plea deal in exchange for his testimony against the shooter, 19 year old Brittain James McAuliffe.  The two men were arrested in...
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SkyWest Says Maybe Next Year

 No commitment from SkyWest airlines about the restoration of commercial air service in Klamath Falls, according to airport officials.  Airport director John Barsalou attending some meetings in Arizona last week, meeting with Skywest and United representatives.  Skywest says they’ll continue discussions about service in 2019. 
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Stabbing Suspect Enters Plea

The man police say stabbed a woman to death in Klamath Falls entered a not guilty plea in court on Thursday.  Police found the body of Melina Corrine Ghost just after midnight.    21 year old Klamath Falls resident Uriah Alejandro Vargas was arrested in connection with the stabbing; Vargas is also accused of trying to...
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Grand Opening Set for Youth Rising Center

Youth Rising is preparing for a Grand Opening of a new drop-in center, it’ll be at 729 main street in Klamath Falls.  The celebration takes place April 3rd from 5 to 7 pm.  The group provides various services and support for area youth.  
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Recreational Marijuana Petition Opportunities

Across Klamath Falls, several businesses setting up petition spots in hopes of getting recreational marijuana allowances on the November ballot.  The group, Klamath Strong, says such a move would create more jobs and generate revenue.   
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Still No Charges In Fatal Shooting

Still no charges in a fatal shooting last week in Klamath Falls; a woman was detained after telling officers she had shot her husband; the case has been referred to a Grand Jury; authorities say the woman is no longer being detained.   So far the DA’s office is not releasing the names of the...
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Klamath Falls City Schools Names Everyday Heroes

Klamath Falls City schools recently announcing their yearly recipients of Everyday Hero awards; the school gives the recognition to those who go above and beyond to help students succeed.  They can be teachers, custodians, cafeteria workers, office staff, bus drivers and others.  This year’s awards ceremony was last week at Mills Auditorium.  
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