Klamath Woman Found Competent To Stand Trial

Klamath Falls, Ore. – After kidnapping and torturing a woman last year, 25 year old Melissa Ann Shanholtzer has been fit to stand trial.  A psychological exam was administered to her at the Oregon State Hospital in Salem. Shanholtzer, of Klamath Falls is scheduled to go to trial May 25 on kidnapping and assault...
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And Punxsutawney Phil…

Gobbler’s Nob, Pen. – Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow…. so looks like 6 more weeks of winter.
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SafeOregon Is Now Active

Salem, Ore. – The Oregon State Police have unveiled a new school safety tip line program available to all public K-12 schools in the state for free.  It’s called SafeOregon. It’s basically a way for students, staff or members of the public to anonymously report a threat or a potential threat to student safety....
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Klamath Getting A Little Healthier

Klamath Falls, Ore. - On Tuesday, the Klamath County Commissioners passed a resolution to help promote access to nutritional food in areas where it’s hard to find.  The recommendation came from the county’s food policy council and it’s all to help make healthy food options easily available and affordable to county residents.   Also the...
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Chiloquin Community Fearful Over Self Admitted Pedophile In Their Midst

Chiloquin, Ore. – If you watched the Dr. Phil TV show on Monday January 23rd, you may have seen a man on there from Chiloquin.  The reason Gary Gibson was on the show…. he admits to being a pedophile, authorities are saying that in itself is not a crime and his neighbors and church...
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Are You Listening Trader Joe’s?

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Rumors of a grocery store coming to downtown Klamath Falls have been swirling for awhile.  One Basin resident is taking things into his own hands.  Doug Hallock has started a petition to bring a Trader Joe’s grocery store to Klamath Falls, to the empty building at 9th and Main (pictured).  ...
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Oregonians Turned To Spirits To Keep Winter Spirits Up

Portland, Ore. – The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) has announced record-breaking distilled spirits sales in November and December of last year, despite the severe weather. Gross sales in November were over $50 million, 7.3% higher than November 2015 and December 2016 gross sales were nearly $70 million, 6.9% higher than December of the...
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Klamath County Fair Board Welcomes Two New Members

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Klamath County Fair might not be happening until August but it’s already starting to take shape.  The Klamath County Fairgrounds-Event Center has just welcomed two new board members. At a board meeting last Wednesday, January 25th, Gregg Sherrill and Edith Brown-Vieyra, both of Klamath County, were appointed by the...
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Today January 31st, Last Day To Get Health Insurance For 2017

Salem, Ore. – Got health insurance yet?  If not, your last chance to get it for the year through open enrollment is today January 31st.  Go to to enroll on your own or to get application help from an expert.  Financial assistance also is available, which helps bring down the cost of insurance...
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Oregon Coast Aquarium Hosting Volunteer Recruiting Day

Newport, Ore. – Calling all volunteers!  If you love the Aquarium and you’ve always wanted to volunteer, head over to Newport this weekend.  The Oregon Coast Aquarium is hosting a Volunteer Recruiting Day, Saturday February 4, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  They’re looking for all levels of volunteers but especially interested in seasonal...
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