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Klamath Falls, Oregon is located in Klamath County. Zip codes in Klamath Falls, OR include 97602, 97603, and 97601. The median home price in Klamath Falls is $179,000 which is roughly $88/per square foot. More Klamath Falls information.

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18 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

James Ivory, Oscar-nominated director, makes Portland appearance Oct. 10

James Ivory, the Oscar-nominated director of "A Room With a View," "Howards End" and "The Remains of the Day," will introduce his film "Maurice" at the Hollywood Theatre on Oct. 10. Ivory grew up in Klamath Falls and graduated from the University of Oregon in 1951. He founded Merchant Ivory Films with his partner, producer Ismail Merchant, in 1961 and the pair made almost 40 films before Merchant's death in 2005.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

OregonLive.com

You've saved for college. Now how do you pay for it?

You've heard all the advice about saving for college - opening a 529 plan, investing aggressively early on, the benefits of U.S. savings bonds. But what if college is here? How do you deploy that money? Which comes first, the loan or the 529 distribution? Do I hold onto those bonds or redeem right away? Twelve years ago, my predecessor, Julie Tripp, profiled the Halversons when the Oregon College Savings Plan unveiled its then-new lineup.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Lake County Examiner Online

Dennis Mooney, parading for 33 years

When someone has such beautiful and unique pieces of equipment, what is there to stop from showing it off every once in a while? Dennis Mooney, former long-time owner of the local True Value store, has taken upon himself to show at least one of these beauties every year for the Labor Day parade in Lakeview for the past 33 years.He routinely shows ... (more)

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Lake County Examiner Online

YMCA closed for foreseeable future

Parents seeking daycare in Lake County must find alternate solutions for the foreseeable future following the closure of the Lakeview YMCA Preschool.While the YMCA continues to operate the Head Start building across the street for low-income families, parents seeking preschool for kids and daycare must look for private assistance with the YMCA ... (more)

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

OregonLive.com

Klamath deputy shot in face during traffic stop returns home from Portland hospital

A sheriff's deputy shot and seriously wounded in a traffic stop in Klamath Falls is out of the hospital and has returned home from Portland. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah tells the Herald and News that Deputy Jason Weber is breathing on his own and does not need so many intravenous drips.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Local TV Station KTVZ

'Don't let guard down': Oregon fire danger still 'extreme'

"Now is not the time to let our guard down," says Oregon Department of Forestry Fire Prevention Coordinator Tom Fields when asked about the pending arrival of fall. "We are still experiencing extreme fire danger conditions throughout much of the state and we need everyone to remain vigilant in their efforts to prevent human-caused fires."

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Local TV Station KTVZ

Jeld-Wen fined $150,000 over smokestack emissions

Door and window manufacturer Jeld-Wen has agreed to pay $150,000 in penalties and $444,000 to swap out smoky wood stoves to make up for smokestack pollution from a lumber mill in Klamath Falls during the housing collapse. An environmental law specialist for the state agency, Jenny Root, says there were four primary violations from 2008 through 2010: running a wood-fired boiler without the pollution scrubber, failing to monitor emissions, failing to report the problem and falsely claiming to be in compliance with the air pollution permit.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Lake County Examiner Online

ESD approves boiler replacement/ car purchase

Lake Education Service district held a board of directors meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 27, handling several housekeeping issues including goals for the 2014-15 school year, updates to policies and approval of several purchases.In a work session preceding the regular session meeting, Lake ESD Supt.

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Lake County Examiner Online

Klamath County deputy shot during traffic stop

Klamath County Sheriff's Office Deputy Jason Weber was shot in the head and side during a routine traffic stop on Wednesday, Aug. 28 in the area between north Klamath Falls and Rocky Point on Bisbee Street.Weber, 40, has remained in stable condition at a head trauma specialty center at Oregon Health Sciences University Hospital since being ... (more)

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

OregonLive.com

Bill Pullman, Rita Wilson, Taran Killam filming movie comedy in Southern Oregon

A photo from Taran Killam's Instagram account of cast members working on a movie comedy filming in Southern Oregon.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

KATU-TV Portland

Klamath County Sheriff visits deputy shot in the line of duty at Portland hospital

The Klamath County Sheriff made a 10 hour round-trip to Portland on Sunday to visit his deputy, Jason Weber, in the hospital.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

OregonLive.com

Klamath Falls shooting: Surgery on wounded deputy successful, sheriff says

The Klamath County, Oregon, sheriff says a deputy shot during a traffic stop in southern Oregon has undergone successful surgery to have a bullet removed from his head.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

$10 million bail for Klamath Co. deputy shooting suspects

The man and woman arrested in the shooting of a Klamath County sheriff's deputy were in court Friday, where a judge set their bail at $10 million each.

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The Oregonian

Suspects arrested in Klamath deputy's shooting face $10 million bail each

The man and woman arrested in the shooting of a Klamath County sheriff's deputy were in court Friday, where a judge set their bail at $10 million each.

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Tualatin Times

Oregon House names acting chief clerk

Sekerak, who has been counsel to the Washington House of Representatives for the past 13 years, will start his new position on Sept.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

Deception Complex Fire sends smoke into C.O.

The Deception Complex of wildfires burning nearly 100 miles southwest of Bend is only expected to get bigger Thursday night and likely will send more smoke into Central Oregon.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WebProNews

Klamath Falls Shooting: Suspect Now In Custody

Oregon law enforcement officials have confirmed that persons of interest in the shooting of a Klamath sheriff's deputy have been identified and arrested .

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K103

Suspect In Deputy Shooting Arrested

The suspect in the shooting of a Klamath County Sheriff's Deputy is over. 30-year-old William Parkerson has been arrested and will be charged with Attempted Aggravated Murder and Assault with a Firearm.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Lake County Examiner Online

Round-Up brings pro cowboys with local ties

PRCA brings a whole new level of competition to this year's Lake County Round-Up, but with it also comes a few familiar faces, including Lakeview local Shawn Greenfield.This will be the first year that Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association competitors can compete in Lakeview at the annual Round-Up, making this both a homecoming and first-time ... (more)

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Lake County Examiner Online

Wildflowers Nail Studio opens for business

Although Wildflowers Nail Studio has been open only since Friday, Aug. 1, owner Heidi Westcott has seen a dramatic influx of clients who come for her reasonably priced services.Westcott is a one-person business to provide quality pedicures and manicures to the Lakeview community.

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