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20 September 2012

USDA Discrimination Claims

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

  The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it wants to mend fences with Hispanic and female farmers who may have been discriminated against. Gail Lennon is a farmer and rancher from the Lookout, Cal ...

20 September 2012

Klamath Falls Couple buys Meth House

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A Klamath Falls family can't live in a home they're paying on after a test reveals traces of toxic chemicals and meth. The family says the realtor didn't disclose the history of the home, but the re ...

20 September 2012

Good & Bad News For Two Southern Oregon County Jails

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County commissioners in Josephine County are expected to meet Thursday morning. On the agenda, a vote which could increase the number of beds in the Josephine County Jail by 39. The county released ...

20 September 2012

Rogue River Man To Receive Carnegie Medal

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A Rogue River man is receiving a Carnegie Medal, recognizing an act of heroism. John Haight is one of 19 people nation-wide receiving the medal, for pulling Leonard Wrobel out of the Rogue River, a ...

20 September 2012

One Suspect Still Loose After Overnight High Speed Chase

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An early morning chase sends multiple law enforcement agencies after a stolen car reaching speeds over 100 miles per hour. Around 1 am Thursday morning, officials attempted to pull over a silver B ...

19 September 2012

Firefighters Called-Off From Emergency Training Confrence To Battle Dangerous Grass Fire

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

When the call came in around 2 p.m. fire crews were in training, that prompted Jackson County Fire Chief to call on volunteers to begin battling the grass fire. The fire spread quickly up hill throu ...

19 September 2012

Jeld-Wen Staying

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Jeld-Wen officials say they have no intention of moving corporate offices out of Klamath Falls...despite published reports to the contrary, however, North Carolina still plays a role in the future o ...

19 September 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: September 19th

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  This week's pet is Hazel.     Hazel is a 6 month old female Manchester Terrier/Mix who just arrived at Southern Oregon Humane. Hazel has recently underwent surgery for an amputation of her back ...

19 September 2012

Algae Prompts Health Advisory For Lost Creek Lake

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If your plans take you to Lost Creek Lake you may want to think again. Local health officials have issued a health advisory due to high levels of blue-green algae. If possible all contact with the w ...

19 September 2012

Providence Hospital Holding Free Prostate Exams Wednesday

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Providence Cancer Center will offer free prostate screenings Wednesday.The screening coincides with National Prostate Cancer Awareness month.Men over the age of 50 who are uninsured or without a pri ...