KID Board Meets Thursday Morning

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Thursday morning is the latest Klamath Irrigation District (KID) Board of Directors’ meeting.  They’ll be giving an update on the C-FLume Canal as well as other things.   Thursday, March 9th, 10am at the  KID headquarters, 6640 KID Lane.  If you’d like a complete agenda, head over to
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Hwy 62 At Crater Lake Reopened

Crater Lake, Ore. – at 6:18pm, Tuesday, March 7th, both the south and west entrances to Crater Lake National Park on Highway 62 were reopened.   The stretch, from milepost 57 to 83 had been closed since Monday due to weather.  However, another 10-18″ of snow is forecast through tonight to tomorrow morning.  
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Get Your Tech On Wednesday Night At OIT

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Tomorrow night the public is welcome to the Tech Venture Pitch Event.  It’s part of the first round of competitions for Catalyze Klamath Falls Challenge teams.  The judges will listen to some business pitches and help the team members get ready for the final competition happening in May. So far...
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Goodwill Spreading Goodwill To More Oregonians

Medford, Ore. –  Southern Oregon Goodwill Industries have announced that they will give out over $62 thousand dollars in vouchers to community service agencies in Klamath, Douglas, Jackson and Josephine counties.  The vouchers will help those that may need clothes or items for their home. Southern Oregon Goodwill President and CEO Shae Johns says...
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March Is “Have The Conversation” Month

Salem, Ore – Problem gambling affects almost 3% of our state’s population, yet according to Thomas Moore, the Executive Director of the Oregon Council on Problem Gambling, “it remains largely not talked about.” That’s why for the 13th year in a row, the month of March is the month to focus on helping people...
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Citizens For Safe Schools Is Hiring

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Citizens for Safe schools are looking to hire someone. They’d like someone who’s energetic, passionate, multi-talented who also has exceptional communication skills.   Job duties would be training and supporting volunteer mentors, providing support to students and families, planning and organizing activities and more. It’s $14 an hour depending...
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OLCC Chair Resigns To Work In Private Sector

Portland, Ore. – Rob Patridge, the Chair of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, resigned yesterday to join the private sector.  Partridge, who has also served with the Klamath County District Attorney’s office for 4 years, is known for championing economic development opportunities for our state’s alcohol industry.  He helped design the licensing and regulations...
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Almost SRO At Monday Night’s City Council Meeting

Klamath Falls, Ore. –  Tonight’s City Council meeting drew quite the crowd.   Not quite standing room only, but almost. The two hot topics on the table: 1) a protected bike lane 2) making downtown and the parks in the city smoke free zones.   Before all the public input on those two items...
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Update On The 14 School Buses Pulled Due To Safety Concerns

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Last month, the Klamath County School District pulled 14 school buses off the roads due to safety concerns.  Two buses of the same make and model caught fire after they were turned off and sitting for a while. Three different inspectors comprised of the Oregon state fire marshal, a representative...
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It’s Open Enrollment Month For City And County Schools

Klamath Falls, Ore. – March is Open Enrollment month for both Klamath County and City school districts.  This is for classes starting in Fall of 2017.  During this time, students are free to transfer between participating districts without having to ask for permission. There are two types of transfers: intra-district which is between schools...
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