SALEM — State Rep. E. Werner Reschke (R-Klamath Falls) has been appointed by the Speaker of the House to serve as vice-chair of the House revenue committee during the 2020 legislative short session, according to a news release. This allows him to play a leadership role on a committee he curr…
Despite the accumulation of recent snow in the mountains and the snow water equivalent hovering around average levels, the possibility for providing drought relief funds remains of high importance to Klamath County Commissioners, Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors, the Klamath Water Users …
With the Senate impeachment trial starting Tuesday, the push by Democrats — including Oregon’s two Senators — for additional witnesses to testify is intensifying.
The Klamath Falls City Council will discuss proposed changes for the Oregon Department of Human Services building planned for the TimberMill Shores development at Tuesday’s council meeting.
LAKEVIEW – The Lakeview Federal Sustained Yield Unit, also known as the Lakeview Federal Stewardship Unit, on the Fremont-Winema National Forest was officially discontinued Thursday, according to a Forest news release.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) announced Tuesday his nomination of 13 Oregon students — including Klamath County’s Connor Cherpeski — for acceptance to one of the prestigious United States service academies, according to a news release. Walden’s Service Academy Nomination…
CHILOQUIN – Smoke from 12 wood debris piles ignited Monday on the Chiloquin Ranger District stagnated due to high atmospheric pressure Thursday, creating smoky conditions which impacted the nearby area, including the Sage School, which was evacuated Friday morning, according to a Fremont-Win…
The Klamath Lake Forest Health Partnership (KLFHP) was honored with an Oregon State University Extension Service Cooperator Award Dec. 4, for its contributions to Extension programming, at the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis.
A request from Klamath Falls Police Chief Dave Henslee that $90,000 budgeted for operating costs of a planned sobering center be instead reallocated toward construction of the facility was approved by the Klamath Falls City Council at its Monday night meeting.
2019 was a good year for what is now the Tule Lake National Monument and steps are moving forward to make more visible improvements this year.
Fifty new Chromebook laptops have been purchased by the Klamath Falls City Schools and soon will be available for short- or long-term check-out from Klamath Union High School’s media center. Funds for the laptops were provided by Ballot Measure 98 and the federal Every Student Succeeds Act.
SACRAMENTO — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the shooting of an endangered gray wolf found along County Road 91, Modoc County, in December 2018, according to a news release.
The possibility of a war between the United States and Iran was among a throng of questions U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley faced as he stopped through Klamath Falls for his sixth town hall of the New Year on Friday afternoon at Oregon Tech.
Federal agency representatives on Friday night kept the conversation going with U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley about continued efforts to save two Klamath Basin sucker species from extinction.
Oregon’s U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley kicks off 2020 with 12 town halls across Southern and Central Oregon, according to a news release. The town halls will be Jan. 2 through 5, in Klamath, Douglas, Coos, Curry, Josephine, Jackson, Deschutes, Jefferson, Crook, Wheeler, Grant and Gilliam counties.
The Yurok Tribe and Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Association is suing the Bureau of Reclamation and National Marine Fisheries Service in objection to the 2018 Biological Opinion, with their objections including insufficient flows in the Klamath River in May and June.