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No IRS Refunds Until Mid February

SALEM, Ore – Officials from The Oregon Department of Revenue have just announced that no personal income tax refunds for the 2016 tax year will be issued until after February 15th.  The hold will allow the IRS to compare information reported on W-2′s and 1099s. The data matching will help to reduce potential refund...
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Landmark Retirement Savings Plan Getting Closer To Being A Reality

Salem, Ore – On July 1st, Oregon will launch the nation’s first state-sponsored retirement savings plan and it could eventually benefit 1 million workers.  To make sure every Oregonian has a voice, today the State Treasury has announced some opportunities for feedback. The plan will be available to workers who do not have access...
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Unemployment Rate Drops Locally

Klamath Falls, Ore - The latest unemployment figures show Klamath County unemployment rate dropped from 7.2 percent in October to 6.8 percent in November. County-wide fewer jobs than usual were lost in November.  However in Lake County… unemployment rose from 5.8 percent in October… to 6.3 percent in November. The county lost 20 more jobs than expected...
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Conviction In Tribal Office Shooting

Alturas, CA - A California jury has convicted Cherie Lash Rhoades on four counts of murder and two counts of attempted murder… along with other charges.  The 47-year old Alturas woman was accused of attacking several people at the Cedarville Rancheria Tribal office in January of 2014.  Four people died in the attack… three of them were...
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Traveling For The Holidays On The Next Two Weekends

With Christmas and New Year’s falling on the weekend this year… travel experts say some 1.3 million— or nearly a third of Oregonians plan to take a trip over the holidays. Low gas prices are also encouraging us to hit the road. This year’s top travel destinations for Christmas include Las Vegas… Orlando… New...
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The Latest on KID C-Flume and Tribal Litigation

Klamath Falls, Ore – At the Klamath Irrigation District’s Board of Directors special meeting yesterday, there was an update on the C-Flume project as well as the latest on the Hoopa Valley Tribe litigation.   David Murrillo, the Mid Pacific Regional Director said that  a draft of a declaration is being written that must...
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Chiloquin Food Pantry Dates Changed

Chiloquin, Ore – The Chiloquin Food Pantry distribution date has been changed to today, instead of next Wednesday when it’s usually open.  Several local residents… along with Klamoya Casino, donated to the food pantry so families could have holiday meals.  Food distribution at the Chiloquin food pantry is from 10am to 1pm.
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Another Deadly Accident on Highway 97

Redmond, Ore - A Redmond woman died in that accident on Highway 97 Tuesday night. Oregon State Police say 24-year old Kylee Bruce was headed south on 97 when she lost control of her car while passing another vehicle.  Her car slid sideways then it was t-boned by an oncoming sedan, also hitting another vehicle after that....
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6 arrested in connection with dozens of burglaries

Yreka, Calif.– The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office has arrested several people believed to be responsible for as many as 25 burglaries throughout the county, including Montague, Dunsmuir, and Dorris. Four men and two women were arrested. The string of home burglaries date back to just before Thanksgiving. Deputies did recover some of the stolen...
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KID to hold meeting, update C-Flume construction

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath Irrigation District holds a meeting Tuesday to provide an update on the C-Flume project. Bureau of Reclamation officials will be on hand for the meeting as well. The district board will also update members on the Hoopa Valley Tribe Litigation. Tuesday’s meeting starts at 11am and is open to...
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