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Oregon Pot Growers Hold Business Conference

Eugene, Ore.– More than 300 people attended an Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conference in Eugene over the weekend. The conference focused on issues facing those who run or want to run a medical marijuana business, including dispensary laws, moratoriums, and also offered entrepreneurs ideas on how to profit from the new laws.  The conference also...
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Mt. Shasta Man Jailed on Attempted Murder Charges

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Mt. Shasta man is in custody in Siskiyou county, charged with attempted murder. 50-year old David Tilly is suspected of shooting a man in the back. The shooting led to an intensive manhunt coordinated among Mount Shasta Police, California Highway Patrol, and the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office as they searched...
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Firewood Permits Go On Sale Next Week

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Personal-use firewood permits go on sale at all Fremont-Winema National Forest offices beginning April 1. Forest officials stress that it is extremely important for firewood cutters to pay special attention to the terms and conditions of their permit. Firewood permits can be purchased for $5 per cord with a minimum charge...
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Idaho Woman Spends Hours in Wrecked Vehicle

Klamath Falls, Ore.– An Idaho woman spent several hours in her wrecked car of Highway 95 east of Steens Mountain after her car went off the highway and into a ravine. The accident happened early in the morning, she wasn’t noticed until after 7 Wednesday night. 35-year old Tarah Colwell from Meridian, Idaho suffered...
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Bloodmobile at Crysital Terrace Today

Klamath Falls, Ore.-- The Red Cross will be at Quail Park at Crystal Terrace accepting blood donations starting at 10:00 this morning. March is Red Cross month. The organization has been focused on shoring up blood supplies as donations were down across the country due to extreme winter weather conditions.
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Man Arrested After Kidnapping, Chase

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath Falls man faces several charges including kidnapping and driving under the influence, after leading police on a high speed chase to Chiloquin and back. 25-year old Mark Aaron Garcia allegedly kidnapped a person at knifepoint late Tuesday. The victim managed to get away and contact police, who located Garcia’s...
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Energy Council Continues to Explore Utility District Option

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Some changes in the committee researching a possible public utility district  for the Klamath Basin, but the Klamath County Energy Advisory Council will continue with its mission, for now. Two members of the council, including chairman Steve Souder, wanted to dissolve the council. The majority wanted to continuing finding a way...
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Deputy Injured in Wreck

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy was injured over the weekend when he was on his way to back up another deputy. Reserve Deputy Edward Langerveld was responding to help another deputy who was involved in a foot chase, when he collided with a vehicle at the intersection of Homedale Road and...
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Wiley to Defend Self in Attempted Murder Trial

Klamath Falls, Ore.– A Sprague River man will defend himself against attempted murder charges when his case goes to trial in September. 67-year old Percy Devon Wiley asked Judge Roxanne Osborne to give him six months to prepare for the trial. Wiley is accused of shooting a hand gun at his neighbor last month....
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History Program Tonight in Cresent

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath County Museum will be in Crescent tonight at the Cresent Community Center. Museum Manager Todd Kepple said tonight’s talk will include a review of some historical photos and news clippings, as well as discussions about explorers and the Skyline Trail. The program begins at 6:00 and is open to the...
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