Klamath County

Cultivating agritourism in Klamath County

Klamath County, Ore. – If you like good food, and a slower, quieter pace, you might consider a farm or ranch for your next vacation. Efforts are underway to expand ‘agri-tourism’ in Klamath County. Farms are growing in popularity as tourist destinations. …

Ussing murder trial delayed

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The trial of a Klamath County man facing murder charges that had been scheduled to begin Wednesday has been delayed. Gary Duane Ussing was arrested in August of 2017 for the murder of David Stringer. The incident happened …

Sen. Merkley visits Klamath County for town hall

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Senator Jeff Merkley spent Saturday morning in Klamath Falls, hosting a press conference and a town hall meeting. Senator Merkley says the latest federal spending package includes funding for forest wildfire prevention and suppression, Pacific Coast salmon, and …

Klamath Falls snow day

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Schools in Klamath Falls were closed for a snow day Wednesday. Moore Park was a popular place for sledding. Tuko Saluskin spent the morning at the park with his family. “I’m trying to beat my dad’s record right …

Search and Rescue summit in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Sheriffs from ten counties met Tuesday in Klamath Falls to discuss Search and Rescue cooperation. The ‘California / Oregon Regional Search and Rescue, or ‘CORSAR’ group was formed in 2006. The group met Tuesday to discuss agreements that …

Klamath County school bus winter challenges

Klamath County, Ore. – Klamath County school busses cover more than 1,300,000 miles in the course of a school year – and the winter months pose special challenges. Shawn Snoozy is the Transporation Supervisor for the Klamath County School District.  “We run …