Local Tobacco Retail Licensing Program Is Getting Closer To Being Solidified

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Earlier this week, Courtney Vanbragt, the Klamath County Public Health Director presented the Board of County Commissioners with an update on an Ordinance for Tobacco Retail Licensing here in the Basin. After input from the County Commissioners and the City Council in the past few months, both leaning towards going...
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Miss Klamath County-Miss City Of Sunshine Pageant This Saturday

Klamath Falls, Ore. – This Saturday night, 11 of Klamath Falls’ most accomplished young women will compete for thousands of dollars in scholarships and prizes in the 42nd annual Miss Klamath County-Miss City of Sunshine Scholarship Pageant. This year’s pageant, which has an “Island Girl” theme, will be at 7pm at the Mills Auditorium...
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Owner Of ‘A Better Way’ Pleads With County Commissioners

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Edward Medina Jr., owner of A Better Way Medicine Alternatives went before the Klamath County Board of Commissioners yesterday, to ask them to do something to help his business.   Medina owns a medical marijuana dispensary, medical only, not recreational. He presented a list of the processors that are currently...
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College And Career Fair At Mazama H.S. Next Wednesday

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Next Wednesday Mazama High School is hosting a College and Career Fair.  It’s for all Basin high school students, April 12th from 10am to 1pm.  They’re expecting over 1,000 students and about 175 businesses, colleges and military representatives.   One of the coordinators, Jessica Radmaker Reichardt (Rike-hart), Mazama school counselor...
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Klamath County Deputy Pleads Guilty To Sexual Misconduct With An Inmate

Klamath Falls, Ore. – On Wednesday, an investigation that had been going on since March 14th, came to a close.   Back in March, it was discovered that within the Klamath County Jail there had been a supposedly inappropriate relationship between a male corrections officer and a female inmate.  Immediately upon learning about this,...
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Klamath Falls Company Chosen For Job In NW Oregon

Hammond, Ore. – Word from the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is that Fort Stevens State Park has hired Three Rivers Mosquito and Vector Control to remove mosquito larvae in and around the campground this spring and summer.  Three Rivers, which is based out of Klamath Falls, will apply larvicide to common mosquito breeding...
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Dr. Nagi Naganathan Officially Takes The OIT Reins

Klamath Falls, Ore. - It’s official!  On Monday April 3rd, Dr. Nagi Naganathan officially began his duties as the 7th president of Oregon Tech. President Naganathan was actually named the new president back in November after a nationwide search but his first day was earlier this week. Before coming to the Basin, Dr. Naganathan was the Dean of...
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Sage-Grouse Viewing Field Trip This Saturday

Lakeview, Ore. – Thanks to the Bureau of Land Management you are cordially invited to a guided viewing of the Greater Sage-Grouse springtime courtship rituals this weekend. The Sage-Grouse breeding, also known as “lekking” only happens for 4-6 weeks in early spring at about 100 different locations across Lake County to perform their courtship...
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Klamath Falls’ 2017 Day Of Hope Celebration

Klamath Falls, Ore. – On Tuesday, April 4th, the community showed up to help kick off the annual Day of Hope and the month of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. The gathering was held at Sugarman’s Corner, the pocket park on 6th and Main Streets in downtown Klamath Falls. Ken Morton, Director of...
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A Joint Statement Regarding Marijuana By A Group Of Governors Where Pot Is Legal

Salem, Ore – Our Governor Kate Brown along with Alaska Governor Bill Walker, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper and Washington Governor Jay Inslee are banding together to ask federal officials to not dramatically alter the current state and federal balance when it comes to marijuana.   The joint statement which was sent to Sent to...
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