Klamath Falls

‘Klamath Works’ crosswalk improvements

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Safety improvements are being made at a busy overpass in Klamath Falls. Construction is now underway on the south side of the Sixth Street overpass. The project is aimed at improving pedestrian access to the ‘Klamath Works’ social …

Lake Ewauna trail nearing completion

Klamath Falls, Ore. – There’s a big paving project underway in downtown Klamath Falls, but you won’t be able to drive your car on it. Klamath Falls City Engineer Scott Souders says he’s excited about the Lake Ewauna trail project.  “I think …

Honoring 911 dispatchers

Klamath Falls, Ore. – 911 dispatchers in Oregon answered nearly 2 million calls last year. Dispatchers at Klamath County 911 take over 4 thousand calls each month. “We are the busiest 911 center in the state of Oregon, per seat.”  Notes Klamath …

Citizens For Safe Schools hits 20 years

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A mentoring program in Klamath Falls is celebrating a 20 year anniversary. Citizens For Safe Schools got its start in 1999. Robyn Pfeifer serves as Executive Director.  “Kids get referred to our program, and we pair them with …

Mister Pelican pageant

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Some of the hottest hunks from Klamath Union High School will compete for the title of ‘Mister Pelican’ Friday night. The pageant contestants are rehearsing at the Ross Ragland Theater. “It’s a men’s pageant.”  Explains contestant Brandon Wolfram.  …

Lawsuits challenge Klamath Project water allocations

Klamath Project irrigators have filed lawsuits challenging new federal limits on water supplies. Tricia Hill of the Klamath Water Users Association believes a new biological opinion sets aside too much water for endangered fish.  “Quit using the Klamath Project as a button …

173rd Fighter Wing ‘Race to Zero’

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A 5K run focusing on sexual assault prevention is coming up this weekend in Klamath Falls. The run is hosted by the 173rd Fighter Wing’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Team. Coordinator Amber Spotten explains the event is …