Articles tagged with: Klamath County

08 September 2014

Klamath Falls Sheriff introduces new policy

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- The Klamath county sheriff says drug dealers with guns and money don't deserve 'Oregon trail' cards.32 year old Jimmy Perez, 32 year old Joshua Hefington and 50 year old Davi ...

07 August 2014

Klamath Police trying to identify drowning victim

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Police in Klamath County are trying to find the identity of a man who drowned at Lake of the Woods Wednesday night.Dive rescue crews were called to the east shore of the lake ...

27 July 2014

Ferguson Fire 50% contained

Posted in Local

Klamath County, Ore. -- Firefighters are making progress with the Ferguson Fire.  The blaze which started Friday, has burned 200 acres and is  50 percent contained. Sunday, firefighters created a ...

25 July 2014

Ferguson fire burning near Beatty

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Beatty, Ore. - The 'Ferguson' fire has blackened nearly 200 acres in Klamath County. The fire broke out shortly after noon in the Ferguson Mountain area. Bob Dillon of the Beatty Community Action Te ...

18 July 2014

OSP arrests attempted murder suspect

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Klamath County man wanted for attempted murder is now in jail in Josephine County. Oregon State Police arrested 41 year old Michael Horn in Williams Tuesday, after getting a tip t ...

09 July 2014

Animal abuse investigation

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A disturbing animal abuse investigation is underway in Klamath Falls. WARNING: Some story content may be disturbing. Animal control says someone is killing and skinning dogs ...

06 June 2014

Klamath County Sheriff gets 'MRAP' armored vehicle

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - It's nearly 10 feet tall, can go 65 miles an hour, and stops bullets. It's a million-dollar vehicle, and it's now in use at the Klamath County Sheriff's Office. During a recent ...

02 June 2014

Fire season begins today in three Southern Oregon counties

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire season begins in three counties across Southern Oregon today. Those counties include Jackson, Josephine and Klamath. With the start of fire season, backyard burning and debris ...

28 May 2014

Klamath, Lake county wildfire dispatch operations consolidate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Fire season in Klamath and Lake counties is expected to go into effect on Monday...and there's a big change this year in the way fire crews will be dispatched. When a wildfire breaks out on Klamath ...

21 May 2014

Klamath County passes 2 levies, hires new commissioner

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Klamath County voters hired a new commissioner, and passed two tax levies Tuesday night. Commissioner-elect Kelley Minty Morris says she'll have one top priority when she takes ...