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Travel Options in Lieu of Flying out of Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore.– You may not be able to catch a flight out of Klamath Falls for the Holidays, but there are still other ways to get over the the mountain and through the national forest to celebrate with friends and family. Southwest Point operates a shuttle service that leaves from the the Crater...
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Dog Dies in Garage Fire

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A dog died in a house fire Saturday. According to a press release from Klamath Basin Fire District One, an extension cord is being blamed for the garage fire. An extension cord was supplying electricity to a heater in order to keep the garage warm for the dog and a homeless...
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KFPD Accepting Applications for Citizen’s Academy

The Klamath Falls Police Department is looking for a few good men… and women… to participate in their Citizen’s Academy. The next session of classes starts February 10th and runs one night a week for ten weeks. You’ll get to learn how KFPD operates, learn certain components of the law and how those laws...
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Mixed Support for Basin Water Act

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath County Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to representative Greg Walden Wednesday, asking him to get involved in the effort to pass the Klamath Basin Water Recovery and Economic Restoration Act. The bill passed out of committee earlier this week in Washington DC. Klamath County Commissioners are NOT happy...
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Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Oregon State University (OSU) Master Beekeeper Program will offer its Apprentice training program for 2015 in Klamath Falls. This program is intended to promote awareness of honeybees and beekeeping and is the counterpart of the Master Gardener program. Learn more about the program at the Klamath Basin Beekeepers Association meeting...
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Klamath County Chamber Urging Action on Water Act

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath County Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to representative Greg Walden today, asking him to get involved in the effort to pass the Klamath Basin Water Recovery and Economic Restoration Act. The bill passed out of committee earlier this week, though Klamath County Commissioners say the bill that passed out...
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Frontier Market Robbery Suspects Played Role in Theft

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Court documents are providing some addition insight into the role of a man and woman who have been charged in connection with Sunday night’s armed robbery that led to death of a third suspect in the case. According to court records, 26-year old Samanth Robertson contacted 27-year old Garrett Petersen, asking him...
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OWRD Reviews New Draft Water Rules

Klamath Falls, Ore.– An Oregon Water Resources Department Advisory Rules Committee discussed new draft rules during a public meeting yesterday. State Senator Doug Whitsitt was on-hand for the meeting, and told the Herald and News that he’s most concerned about the due process for landowners to appeal when the OWRD decides to shut off someone’s water....
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Accomplice Roles Defined in Court Documents

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Court documents are providing some addition insight into the role of a man and woman who have been charged in connection with Sunday night’s armed robbery that led to death of a third suspect in the case. According to court records, 26-year old Samantha Robertson contacted 27-year old Garrett Petersen, asking...
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Rumor Control: Is Klamath Falls a Bullseye for Target?

Klamath Falls, Ore.– There’s information circulating on social media that there are plans for a Target to set up shop in the empty KMart building in Klamath Falls. Joe Wall with the Klamath Falls city planning office says it’s just not true. “There’s so much that we would have to do behind the scenes...
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