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Murder Suspect Held on $1 Million Bond

Yreka, CA– A Judge in Siskiyou County Thursday ordered a murder suspect held on $1 Million bail. 25-year old Elias Samuel Bullington is accused of murdering Henry Cooper Junior last summer. Bullington was arrested in October on DUI charges. At the time, he was living in Cooper’s transient camp in the Yreka area.
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Storms Can Lead to Downed Lines, Power Outages

PORTLAND, Ore. – With significant snow, ice and wind hitting all parts of the Northwest, Pacific Power reminds its customers and the public to take precautions to stay safe and comfortable.  “We work hard to avoid outages, but when bad weather strikes — outages happen, and we work just as hard to get your...
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NWS: Winter Storm until 10am Saturday

There were several accidents reported in Klamath County yesterday, and at least one involved injures. Road crews are working to keep the roads clear, and they’ll have thier work cut out for them Friday as we’re expecting another 2-to-5 inches of snow in the basin. Higher elevations could see more than a foot of...
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City, County, Collaborate on Dispensary Regulations

Klamath Falls and Klamath County lawmakers are working together to come up with some consistent regulations for marijuana dispensaries. A KFalls business man has already submitted an application to open up a dispensary in town. The city is considering adding some restrictions to such businesses. The current proposal would require dispensaries to be at...
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Sprague River Man Arrested

A neighborly feud led to the arrest of a Sprague River man yesterday. 67-year old Percy Devon Wiley could face attempted murder and weapons charges after allegedly firing a loaded handgun at his neighbor as the victim drove past. No one was injured. 
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Highway 97 Shut-down Leads to Arrest

Oregon State Police arrested the driver of a van that caused a shut-down on Highway 97 near midland for a short time yesterday. 34-year Thomas Bamberger is from Queens, New York. He faces several charges, including intent to manufacture,and driving without a license. He was transporting several gas cylinders, one of which was leaking,...
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Klamath GOP Opposed to County Charter

The Klamath County Republican Central Committee Wednesday officially stated its opposition to a proposal to transition the County to an administrative form of government. The switch would still require a board of commissioners, but their positions would only be part-time, leaving most of the administrative duties to a county administrator at the tune of...
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Ellis Named BLM’s Deputy Director

The former District Manager of the Bureau of Land Management’s Lakeview District has been named BLM’s Deputy Director. Steve Ellis will oversee the operations of more than 245 million acres of public lands. He’s been interim director since July.
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James and Kaden Elks Regional Hoop Shoot Winners Ages 11-12 (2)

Three local hoopsters do well in competition

Prineville, Ore. – Congratulations to Kayden Kappas, James Moore, and Tanner Higgins on winning their division of the Southeast Regional Elks Hoops Shoot competition held in Prineville, Oregon on January 18, 2014. Kayden and James won the female and male 10-11 year old division. Kayden is currently a 6th grader at Peterson Elementary and James...
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OIT Seeks Independent Board

Three of Oregon’s largest universities will each begin operating under an independent governance board beginning this summer… and Oregon Tech is hoping follow suit. OIT President Chris Maples announced yesterday that the school submitted a request to The State Board of Higher Education, asking that it be approved to convene its own board. Maples...
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