Articles tagged with: Klamath Falls

17 February 2014

Budget battle brewing in Klamath Falls

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A budget battle is brewing between the Klamath County Sheriff and the board of commissioners. Sheriff Frank Skrah said last week that drastic cuts in patrols and jail capacit ...

12 February 2014

Oregon Tech takes on Special Olympians

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Sports

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Oregon Tech men's and women's basketball teams had some 'special' Olympic moments Tuesday night. None of Coach Danny Miles 1000+ wins have come against the Special Olympians.. ...

12 February 2014

Klamath County facing Sheriff, jail budget cuts

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath County Commissioners said this morning that they won't put a jail funding issue on the May ballot...even though the Sheriff says proposed cuts could shut down the ...

11 February 2014

Local skier living out Olympic dreams

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Laurenne Ross grew up watching the Olympic games. Now the Klamath Union High School graduate and Bend resident is living out her dream by competing in them.  Ross is in Sochi as a part of the U.S. ...

10 February 2014

Proud Olympic dad talks about Laurenne Ross

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Sports

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Union High School graduate Laurenne Ross is a member of the U.S. Olympic Ski Team competing in Sochi. Robert Ross says his daughter Laurenne was fearless on the slopes ...

03 February 2014

1000 wins for Oregon Tech Coach Danny Miles

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Sports

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- 1000 wins, Oregon Tech Men's basketball coach Danny Miles hit that magic milestone Saturday night. 1000 wins is a remarkable achievement. But coach Danny Miles says he isn't d ...

31 January 2014

New bunks going in at Klamath County Jail

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- More bunks are being installed to increase capacity at the Klamath County Jail. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah says he wants to make sure criminals have a place to stay... ...

30 January 2014

Klamath Union grad makes U.S. Olympic Ski Team

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Sports

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A Klamath Union High School graduate is headed to the Olympics...as Laurenne Ross has made the U.S. Olympic Ski Team. K.U. Athletic Director Mike Herron says he's not surprise ...

23 January 2014

Crash Victim Rescued By Kingsley Air Traffic Controller

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath County man is back home tonight after a crash put him in the hospital for 4 days...That man may owe his life to an air traffic controller from Kingsley Field. John Crowe helps planes take ...

17 January 2014

Budget Tightens For 'Meals On Wheels' In Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Nearly 40 seniors are on a waiting list for 'Meals on Wheels' in Klamath County - there's not enough money in the program to feed them. Aiden Cook of Mills School is helping t ...