Students from Future Farmers of America Descend on Salem

Salem, Ore. – On Dennis Linthicum’s Education Committee there was standing room only as nearly a dozen students presented testimony. They presented their perspectives on how FFA has contributed to their knowledge, skill and potential as young leaders of tomorrow. Linthicum said “It was my pleasure to hear them speak in committee and I also...
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Robert Frederick Burss

Klamath Falls prepares for registered sex offender to move in

Klamath Falls residents filed into the County Government Building Wednesday night to learn more about the Tier 3 sex offender that will be moving into an apartment in the downtown area.   62-year old Robert Frederick Burss will arrive in town on Friday. He’ll live in the 100 block of North 2nd Street, because...
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Siskiyou Women Arrested

On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at about 5:22 p.m., Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) arrested a woman accused of sexually exploiting high school age students in the Mt. Shasta area.  Ms. Mary Frances Fletcher, 42, a South County resident, was arrested and booked at the Siskiyou County Jail.  She is charged with unlawful sexual...
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Founders Hall Construction at KCC To Start This Month

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The winning bid for constructing Klamath Community College’s new one-stop student center, Founders Hall, was awarded Tuesday during the College’s monthly Board of Education meeting. The board voted unanimously to award the Founders Hall construction contract to Bogatay Construction. Klamath Falls-based Bogatay submitted a low bid of $6,249,519 to construct...
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Red Burn Day

Red Burn Advisory Through Thursday at Noon

Klamath Falls, Ore. - RED the Air Quality Advisory for Today Wednesday March 1, 2017 through NOON Tomorrow Thursday March 2, 2017 IS RED The RED Advisory Call means the following: ONLY PELLET STOVES and EXEMPTIONS May be used within the Air Quality Zone:  as per Klamath County Ordinance #406.150 (1) (A)              2.   Outside the Air...
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Body Found in Shasta River

Mount Shasta, Cal. – On February 27, 2017, at about 2:48 p.m., the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) responded to a call of a dead body reported to be partially submerged in a tributary of the Shasta River in vicinity of the 4400 block of Old Shasta River Road (vicinity of SR 263).  Responding...
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Sheriff’s Office Recovers Stolen Loot & Arrests Suspect

Mount Shasta, Cal. – Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) investigators, in partnership with Mount Shasta Police Department (MSPD) officers, recently solved a major theft case, which involved the recovery of over one-thousand dollars’ worth of stolen property, including items stolen from various Mt. Shasta locations.  The thefts also included equipment taken from a SCSO...
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Safe Routes To School

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Tonight you’re invited to the Roosevelt Elementary School Auditorium, where the For Every Kid Coalition will be hosting a “Safe Routes to School” Town Hall.  The Coalition is hoping to bring students, parents, even grandparents together to discuss how to make it safer for kids in Oregon to walk, bike,...
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Landowner Representatives Needed

Salem, Ore. – If you’re interested in being a Landowner Representative, applications are being taken for one person from a number of counties.  The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) is looking to add to it’s Access and Habitat Board. Deschutes-Klamath and a few other Councils all have positions open for Landowner Representatives....
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Salem, Ore. – Last week, the Governor announced a new website:  It’s where she says Oregonians can go to get info about what impact the  Affordable Care Act (ACA) has had on families all over the state.  The reason the site is called 95% is because ever since the ACA started, 95%...
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