Articles tagged with: Klamath Basin

13 May 2015

Low snowpack levels raise concern in southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- We may be experiencing cooler weather and showers, but it's doing little to help drought conditions in southern Oregon.While the region has received about average rainfall, we've seen recor ...

12 March 2015

Utility credits possibly available for Klamath Falls senior residents

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Seniors living in Klamath Falls may be eligible for $65 utility credits.Applicants must be 60 or older, and have had a utility account with the city for all of the 2014 calen ...

23 December 2014

Congressman Walden takes closer look at Klamath water legislation

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Congressman Greg Walden says he's taking a closer look at Klamath water legislation.Walden has been under strong pressure to take a position on a water settlement agreement; ...

09 October 2014

California Fish and Game commission meets with Oregon Fish and Wildlife for first time

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- In a historic meeting, the California Fish and Game commission meets with the Oregon Fish and Wildlife commission for the first time under one roof.The joint workshop is to b ...

10 June 2014

Klamath Basin water shut-offs

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - About 200 ranchers in the Klamath Basin have received letters telling them to shut off their irrigation water...and that number could soon grow. Rancher Richard Spink got his l ...

22 May 2014

Klamath Basin water legislation introduced in Senate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A senate bill has been introduced, aimed at solving water conflicts in the Klamath Basin...but the legislation isn't without opposition. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley int ...

18 April 2014

WaterWatch of Oregon doesn't approve of Klamath Basin River Agreement

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A historic agreement signed today could help ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. But the signing wasn't without controversy. The deal signed by state and federal leaders makes ...

09 April 2014

Water flowing to Klamath Irrigation District

Posted in Local, Weather

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Water is flowing, as of Wednesday, to farmers and ranchers on the Klamath Project. The Bureau of Reclamation announced Tuesday that the project will get about 239-thousand ac ...

05 March 2014

'Historic' Klamath Basin water agreement

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A agreement on Upper Klamath Basin water issues has been reached that the Governor is calling 'historic'...but that agreement could still face some opposition. The agreement in the ongoing fight ove ...