Klamath County

Person injured in Klamath Falls drive-by shooting

Update (11-19-19, 10:18 a.m.) – A suspect who was wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting in Klamath Falls turned himself in to authorities. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said Randall Holmes was booked in the Klamath County Jail on the afternoon …

Animal Control changes in Klamath County

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath County Animal Control is operating under new management. Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy Terry Brown investigates complaints of animal neglect and abuse. “Our job is to speak for the animals.”  Notes Deputy Brown.  “Because they can’t speak for …

Steen Sports Complex founder to retire

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The man who spearheaded an effort to develop a sports complex in Klamath Falls is hanging up his cleats. 76-year-old Dave Steen has announced his retirement. “It’s time that somebody else be here,” explained Steen. “So I can …

3 arrested, suspected in ATM theft in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. —The Lake County Sheriff’s Department with the help of several other agencies has identified and arrested three people in connection with an ATM theft in Klamath Falls. Christine Elizabeth Ray, Robert Michael Jones, and Michael Paul Vaughn, all of …

Clinics in Bonanza, Merrill face possible closure

Merrill, Ore. – New regulations could force closure of two clinics that serve patients in southern Klamath county. Family Nurse Practitioner Michael Sheets operates clinics in Merrill, and Bonanza.  “9,000 patients a year is what we average – we also do 2,000 …

Crunch at Once

Klamath Falls, Ore. – In celebration of National Farm-to-School month, more than 3,000 students at Bonanza, Chiloquin, Malin, Merrill, Shasta, Stearns, Henley, Pelican, and Conger schools ‘Crunched at Once’ Tuesday afternoon, by simultaneously biting into Oregon-grown apples. “This is a fun and …