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Pape Kenworth Opens Three Parts and Service Facilities in Northwest
'With the addition of these three new dealerships, Pape Kenworth has significantly expanded its service footprint throughout Oregon and southwest Washington,' said Jason Muggy, general manager of Pape Kenworth's Southern Oregon region.
Sat May 18, 2013
Official: Unprecedented Cartel Presence in Oregon
Klamath Falls, Oregon-Law enforcement officials thwarted a Mexican cartel-linked narcotics operation with a number of raids in the early morning hours of May 16, 2013.
Fri May 17, 2013
Klamath County drug raids dismantle 'violent' group linked to Mexican cartels
Police arrested more than 30 people and searched two dozen locations in predawn raids Wednesday in Klamath County , dismantling a "large and violent" drug organization linked to Mexican drug cartels.
Wed May 15, 2013
Opinion roundup: Regulating marijuana; Internet sales tax
A quarter-ounce, left, and one ounce of marijuana surround a handful of joints at a dispensary in Colorado, where lawmakers, like those in nearby Washington state, struggle with how to best regulate retail purchases and distribution.
Lake County Examiner Online
Town Police purchases new patrol vehicle for fleet
Chief Jeff Kamp and the rest of the Lakeview Town Police finally added a new truck to their patrol unit.Kamp had to petition hard to get the vehicle, trying for 6 weeks to get his ducks in a row before closing the deal.It took backing from the Town and Town Mgr.
Dozens arrested in takedown of Oregon drugs-and-guns ring
More than 300 local, state and federal officers, some in camouflage gear and helmets, fanned out across rural Klamath County in the pre-dawn darkness Wednesday and arrested 30 people accused of operating a methamphetamine and gun distribution network connected to Mexican drug cartels.
Lake County Examiner Online
Combined fire dispatch center sited in Lakeview
Forest Service officials announced on Monday, May 13, that the South Central Oregon Interagency dispatch centers for Klamath Falls and Lakeview would be sited in Lakeview.Klamath Falls Interagency Fire Center and Lakeview Interagency Fire Centers will be consolidated into one facility that will be located in Lakeview, according to a May 13 press ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
On gun safety, the BlueOregon community is being heard loud and clear
We were able to deliver the gun safety petition to the Oregon Senate with 2731 signatures .
Local TV Station KTVZ
S. Ore. fire centers to be merged next year
Two centers that send crews to battle wildfires in south-central Oregon are to be merged next year in Lakeview.
Fri May 10, 2013
Oregon Man Faces Multiple Sexual Abuse Charges
Oregon State Police Criminal Investigation Division detectives have arrested a 50-year-old Klamath Falls man on charges related to a sexual abuse investigation.
Ridegfield energy consulting firm earns $150K federal grant | May 10
Rappaport Energy Consulting of Ridgefield will receive a $149,900 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a geothermal-solar thermal pilot plant on the Oregon Institute of Technology campus in Klamath Falls, Ore., Acting Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman announced Thursday.
Police arrest Klamath Falls man, 50, in sex abuse from 2000 to 2007
Police arrested a 50-year-old man from Klamath Falls on Thursday on suspicion of sexually abusing a minor between 2000 and 2007.
Thu May 09, 2013
Local TV Station KTVZ
Commute Options Week now Drive Less Challenge
After two decades, Commute Options Week, formerly a week-long event in June, will become the Drive Less Challenge.
Tue May 07, 2013
Oregon's 41 missing children cases steeped in mystery
PORTLAND, Ore. There are 41 missing children in Oregon, according to state police.
As drought looms, upper Klamath Basin prepares for irrigation shutoffs
Klamath Falls, Ore., is visible on the far side of Upper Klamath Lake in this photo taken Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
Cowboys and bad checks: Oregon Legislature today
So today the Senate votes to give final approval to House Current Resolution 25 , which urges support for a National Day of the Cowboy, to be observed the fourth Saturday in July.
Sat May 04, 2013
AOL City Guide
Located just half a mile from the Amtrak Station, this Klamath Falls hotel offers a flat-screen cable TV in each guest room.
The Daily Courier
Judge denies bond for man accused in multi-decade child sex case
A Superior Court judge on Wednesday denied bond for Eric George McNeill, accused in numerous sex crimes against children between 4 and 17 years old over a 40-year period.
Thu May 02, 2013
Freddie Mac reaches settlement with family that unknowingly bought a meth lab
You may remember the story of Jonathan and Beth Hankins, the couple in Klamath Falls, Oregon who bought a Freddie Mac home only to have to move out a few weeks later after finding out it had been a meth lab.
State Advocacy Commission Chair Apologizes for Racially Insensitive Remarks
Critics wonder why Gov. John Kitzhaber booted two members off the Oregon Commission on Black Affairs last year -- but the governor refuses to explain why he did it.