Klamath County Health Department

Klamathon smoke impacts Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Smoke from the Klamathon Fire is making it all the way to Klamath Falls and beyond. As of noon Monday, Mount Shasta was still visible from Klamath Falls, but a shift of wind can change that quickly. “The …

Flu season arrives in Oregon

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The leading edge of flu season is just starting to hit Oregon. So far, there have been 14 confirmed cases of influenza in Oregon. None of those were in southern Oregon. “That doesn’t mean there are some isolated …

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 …