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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 …

Badger to Owl program unveiled in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Higher education officials in Klamath Falls are working on ways to transform badgers into owls. The ‘Badger to Owl’ program is aimed at helping Klamath Community College students continue their education at Oregon Institute of Technology, with a …

Winter Wings Festival lands in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The 40th annual Winter Wings Festival is now underway in Klamath Falls. Over 400 bird lovers from around the world have registered for the event, which uses Oregon Tech as a nest. Photographer Kevin Hume notes the basin …

4 College cooperation

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Oregon Tech, Southern Oregon University, Klamath Community College, and Rogue Community College are combining forces. “We are agreeing to work together more than ever before.”  Notes KCC President Dr. Roberto Gutierrez. The heads of OIT, SOU, KCC, and …

Oregon Tech hosts InventOR collegiate competition

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Inventions of the future were on display at Oregon Tech Friday. The ‘InventOR Collegiate Competition’ poses a broad challenge to students. “What can you build with $2500, in 90 days.”  Explains Organizer Juan Barraza of Portland State University.  …

Girls got STEM

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A special camp coming up this summer at Oregon Tech could help give young women an inside track at careers in science and technology. The week-long camp is a first for Oregon Tech. “This is our first year …