Blue Zones Project

Smoke-free zone proposed for downtown Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Klamath Falls city council hears a proposal to make the downtown area smoke-free. Backers say the proposal would reduce cigarette butt litter, second-hand smoke, and make the downtown area more family-friendly. If the ordinance is passed, those …

Sherm’s Thunderbird goes ‘blue’

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A supermarket in Klamath Falls is recognized for helping customers make healthier choices. The designation for Sherm’s Thunderbird Market is the first in the region. “They’re the very first Blue Zones Project approved grocery store in the entire …

Making your own personal ‘Blue Zone’

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The ‘Blue Zones Project’ has kicked off in Klamath Falls, with a goal of helping people live longer, happier, healthier lives. NBC5 spoke with the Blue Zones founder about what steps you can take to achieve those goals. …

Blue Zones Project kicks off in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A 3-year project aimed at helping people in Klamath Falls live longer, happier, healthier lives kicked off today. It’s called the ‘Blue Zones Project’. Project founder Dan Buettner explains:  “Blue Zones are parts of the world where people …

Blue Zones Project gearing up in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. — The ‘Blue Zones’ Project could soon help people in Klamath Falls to live longer, happier, and healthier lives. The Blue Zones Project is based on an 8-year worldwide study on longevity. “Geared towards helping people live longer, healthier …