Senator criticized for linking man's death to tobacco taxes

Democratic members of the Oregon House criticized a GOP senator for referencing the death of Eric Garner, a black man killed by police, in a statement opposing
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Scaled-back Klamath groundwater regulation debated

Oregon water regulators may scale back the number of wells subject to pumping shutdowns in the Upper Klamath Basin but some irrigators remain uneasy about the p
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Unique firefighting crew has common trait: Military service

Most of those on a new elite wildfire crew have a common background: They're military veterans
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Veterans find community, hard work in rare firefighting crew

After being in firefights in Afghanistan and Iraq, members of a new elite crew are tasked with fighting fires in extremely rugged country back home
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SkyWest eyes offering flights out of Klamath Falls

Utah-based SkyWest Airlines is taking a look at offering commercial air service out of Crater Lake-Klamath Regional Airport but has not made any commitments
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Federal agency withholds $500K for Oregon water study

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is withholding $500,000 allocated for a water quality study of Oregon's Upper Klamath Lake, citing potential budget cuts
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Crater Lake saw few visitors because of wildfire smoke

The number of summer visitors to Crater Lake National Park in south-central Oregon has dropped for the second consecutive year because of smoke from wildfires
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Reclamation agrees to reimburse Drought Response Agency

The federal government has agreed to reimburse the Drought Response Agency for water given to the Tulelake National Wildlife Refuge and the Lower Klamath Nation
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Oregon plans meetings on proposed controlled burn rules

Oregon agencies are holding a series of public meetings on measures aimed at reducing wildfire smoke by increasing controlled burns during non-fire seasons
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The new face of the American carnival

Within just four hours, the carnival rides, games and ticket booths at the Klamath County Fair were folded up and packed away as the crew prepared to make their
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Motorcyclist killed, 3 injured in Klamath Falls crash

Authorities say a motorcyclist was killed and 3 others were injured in a traffic crash in Klamath Falls
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Oregon man accused of hammer attack on ex-girlfriend, others

Authorities say a Klamath Falls man struck his ex-girlfriend and her brother with a hammer, seriously injuring them
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Oregon prosecutor rehired 4 years after gun incident

An Oregon prosecutor is back on the job nearly 4 after he threatened two men with a gun during an argument outside a bar
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K-Falls man sentenced to prison for attack on grandmother

A Klamath Falls man pleaded no contest to a charge that he assaulted his grandmother last month in Bly
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Oregon couple, fugitives for 18 years, found in Mississippi

A woman who fled child molestation charges in Oregon 18 years ago has been arrested in Mississippi and will be extradited to Klamath County for prosecution
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'Spandex Mafia' fights backlash against bike lane in K-Falls

'Spandex Mafia' fights backlash against bike lane in K-Falls
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Pro-Second Amendment measure to appear on Klamath ballot

Klamath County voters will decide a pro-Second Amendment measure this fall
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Marijuana petition qualifies for November ballot

A petition to allow the sale of recreational marijuana within the city of Klamath Falls has garnered enough signatures to qualify for the November ballot
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F-15 dogfights shatter the calm in SW Oregon wilderness

F-15 dogfights shatter the calm in SW Oregon wilderness
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Taco Bell Gives Year of Free Food to Trapped Man Who Survived Blizzard on Sauce Packets

Jeremy Taylor survived five freezing days in the snow along with his dog, Ally, with nothing to eat but Taco Bell sauce packets. Now the Mexican-style fast food
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Whole Foods Announces It's Closing All of Its Cheaper 365 Offshoots

Say goodbye to" 365 by Whole Foods Market" stores! The short-lived, nominally cheaper versions of the upscale supermarket have flopped and are being transformed
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Californians lose millions of dollars in recycling deposits

California consumers are losing out on at least $308 million in nickel deposits on cans and bottles, largely because it's increasingly difficult to find a recyc
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Amtrak service unlikely to resume soon due to Sierra storm

Amtrak passenger train service between Reno and Sacramento, California is unlikely to resume until at least Friday because of a lingering winter storm that sent
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