14 March 2013

Oregon Cheese Festival

Posted in Joe's Journal

 Are you a cheese lover?  Than this Saturday in Central Point it will be your dream world.  Artisan cheese makers from across the state will take over the field just outside the Rogue Creamery fo ...

14 March 2013

Senators Work to Prevent Air Tower Closures

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Senate amendment could help avert closure of the airport tower at Kingsley Field...1 of 5 air traffic control towers in Oregon threatened by 'sequestration' cuts. Klamath Falls Airport Director Jo ...

14 March 2013

Budget Plans

Posted in Politics

Washington, D.C.

The President met with both Republicans and Democrats in separate meetings to try and win over Senate Republicans to find a common ground on getting a budget passed. Jennifer Johnson reports.

14 March 2013

Popular Antibiotic Zithromax May Be Harmful To Some Users

Posted in U.S. & World News

Popular antibiotic Zithromax, commonly administered as a Z-pack, may cause potentially fatal heart problems according to a new FDA warning. The FDA says that Zithromax, commonly used to treat many ...

14 March 2013

El Lobo Returns To Eastern Oregon

Posted in Regional

After spending more than a year wandering around Northern California, Oregon's favorite wolf is back. The US Fish and Wildlife service announced he returned to oregon crossing the border into West ...

14 March 2013

Oregon Senate Votes To Outlaw Smoking With Kids In Your Car

Posted in Regional

The Oregon Senate has voted to make it illegal for adults to smoke in a car with children. Violators would face a maximum fine of $250 for a first offense and$500 for any offenses after. The senate' ...

14 March 2013

A New Pontiff: Local Catholics Welcome Pope Francis, First Latino Pope

Posted in Local

There was white smoke over the Vatican Wednesday as the Catholic Church elected its new leader.  Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, once Archbishop of Buenos Aires, took the name Pope Francis the firs ...

13 March 2013

H&R Block Mistake Delays 600,000 Tax Refunds

Posted in Local

An H&R Block mistake causes delays for 600,000 tax refunds.  So if you filed your taxes through the company between February 14th and 22nd, and you claim educational credits, you could be waiti ...

13 March 2013

Senate Bill to Allow "Tykes on Bikes"

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's being called "tykes on bikes"...a bill that has just passed the Oregon Senate and would allow kids age seven and under to ride off-road motorcycles on public land. NBC 5 spoke with 17-year-old ...

13 March 2013

Senior Meals Program Facing Cuts

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Funding that helped to provide over 80 thousand meals for seniors in Klamath County last year is continuing to drop...and even bigger cuts are on the horizon. Paul Shipman says his 3 dollar daily me ...