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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 …

Proposed Klamath Falls DHS move sparks conflict

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Some people in Klamath Falls aren’t happy with a proposed move by the local Department of Human Services office. The Oregon D.H.S. announced recently that a new Klamath Falls office would be constructed at ‘Timbermill Shores’, the former …

Klamath Falls Police get body cameras

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The next time you’re dealing with a police officer in Klamath Falls, be sure to smile for the camera. It cost about $227,000 for 40 new car and body cameras. Captain Ryan Brosterhous said the officers like them. …

Tobacco-free zones proposed for Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – An effort is underway to make downtown Klamath Falls, and city parks tobacco-free. The Klamath Falls city council asked the public who was in favor, and who was against the proposal Monday night. Feelings were strong on both …

Crime statistics down in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Klamath Falls Police Chief David Henslee says statistics for 2016 are in, and crime is down. Chief Henslee briefed city council members at a work session Monday night. Henslee says overall crime is at a 7-year low. “We’ve …

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 …