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Klamath Falls to consider ending fireworks ban

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath Falls is getting ready to amend its ordinance regarding fireworks. If you’ve been celebrating Independence Day with fireworks in Klamath Falls, you’ve been breaking the law. “Currently, our code bans all fireworks displays, unless they’re approved by …

Fire hits two homes in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Emergency crews were called to a fire threatening multiple homes on Adams Street near Orchard Avenue in Klamath Falls shortly before 2:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Amy Allen says she was in her home when her nephew smelled smoke. …

Klamath Falls woman charged with arson

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A Klamath Falls woman faces arson charges following a fire at her home Thursday morning. A trailer at the Plaza Gardens Mobile Home Park on Summers Lane caught fire Thursday. “It got called in as a structure fire.”  …

Klamath Falls arson suspect arrested

Update:  Klamath Falls, Ore. – A suspect is in the Klamath County Jail on arson charges, accused of starting a fire that caused heavy damage to a Klamath Falls furniture store. Police say a man broke into Emmet’s Auto Repair early Sunday …

Debris burn sparks 20 acre Chalet Fire

Klamath Falls, Ore. – It may be mid-January, but that didn’t stop a wildfire from burning on a hillside south of Klamath Falls on Monday. The ‘Chalet Fire’ broke out shortly before 2 Monday afternoon just off of Chalet Drive on Stukel …

Freight train derails in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A freight train traveling from Vancouver to Barstow derailed Tuesday morning in Klamath Falls. The crash happened just south of the rail yard near Altamont Drive just before 11. Devon Brown of Klamath County Fire District #1 was …