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03 October 2013

Grand Bargain Agreement Reached In Salem Special Session

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Signed, sealed and headed for the Governor. The legislative special session adjourned just before 5 o'clock Wednesday night, but not before taking care of business.  Lawmakers voted yes on pension ...

02 October 2013

Swim Program For Third-Graders To Kick Off

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Third-graders in Klamath Falls will have access to swimming lessons at Ella Redkey Pool starting on Monday, in part thanks to a $50,000 donation from Sky Lakes Medical Center. Community Development ...

02 October 2013

Some Members of Congress Giving up Their Paychecks

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54 Republicans and 47 Democrats of Congress."I think that the politicians just need to show that they would be in favor of doing something, it's the first step," says Oregon resident Elaine Schlecte ...

02 October 2013

Kingsley Jets Still Flying, Despite Federal Shutdown

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Jets are still flying at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, despite a federal shutdown. 173rd Fighter Wing Commander Colonel Jeremy Baenen says F-15's will continue flying out of Kingsley Field... "Th ...

02 October 2013

Pet Talk Pet Of The Week: October 2nd

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This week's pet is Bo. Bo is a five year old male Chow Chow Mix who is a sweetheart. He just seems to have a little problem getting along with other dogs. He loves people, I mean he really loves peo ...

02 October 2013

Early Morning Crash Pins Pedestrian Under Car

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Medford Police are investigating the cause of an early morning car accident on Highway 99 and South Stage road. Officials say they responded to the accident around 6:30 Wednesday morning. They say a ...

01 October 2013

Americans Anxious, Irritated As Gov't Shuts Down

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The partial government shutdown that began Tuesday threw into turmoil the household finances of some federal workers, with many facing unpaid furloughs or delays in paychecks. Park ranger and fathe ...

01 October 2013

Cover Oregon Sign-up Launch Delayed

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Enrollment for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act was set to launch Tuesday, October 1st, but computer glitches got in the way. Sign-ups came to a standstill in parts of the country, incl ...

01 October 2013

Government Shut Down Hampering Housing Market

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Carie Thorne and her family, thought in just a couple weeks they would be happy new homeowners in Eagle Point."It frustrates me, very much so," says Carie..But because of the government shut down, h ...

01 October 2013

Federal Shutdown Forces Crater Lake National Park Closure

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The federal shutdown is resulting in a closure of 59 national parks...including Crater Lake National Park. Brad Cummings is celebrating his retirement with his partner at Crater Lake Lodge...but he' ...