'Earthshine' Event Planned for Saturday

'Earthshine' Event Planned for Saturday

An astronomy event to observe “earthshine” on the surface of the moon will be offered by the Klamath County Museum at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 9.

The free event will be held in the parking lot of Foothills Christian Fellowship, at the north end of Patterson Street.

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2019 Agri-Tourism Meet and Greet Event

2019 Agri-Tourism Meet and Greet Event

Rural Klamath Connects, Gold Dust and Walker Farms, Discover Klamath, and Travel Oregon are proud to be hosting the second annual Agri-tourism Meet and Greet on Saturday March 16th.

The event is open to all farmers, ranchers, and producers in the Klamath Basin who are interested in getting involved in agri-tourism and it is FREE to attend.

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173rd FW Hosts Awards Banquet to Honor Superior Performers

173rd FW Hosts Awards Banquet to Honor Superior Performers

Klamath Falls, Ore. - The 173rd Fighter Wing congratulated its top performers during an awards banquet, March 2, 2019, held at the Oregon Institute of Technology campus in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

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Three Entertainers to Headline 2019 Fair

Three Entertainers to Headline 2019 Fair

The Klamath County Fair Board is pleased to announce its music line-up for the 2019 Klamath County Fair. Three headliners will take the stage inside the Klamath County Event Center Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night of the fair.

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Community Health Fair Saturday

Community Health Fair Saturday

In addition to an assortment of free health screenings and demonstrations at the annual Sky Lakes Medical Center Community Health Fair, you can also have your golf swing analyzed and get improvement tips, learn how to “Stop the Bleed,” and walk through a giant-sized colon.

The 21st edition of the free event begins at 8 a.m. Saturday in Exhibit Hall 1 at the Klamath County Fairgrounds, 3531 S. Sixth St. The event runs until 2 p.m.

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Local Civil Air Patrol Change Command

Local Civil Air Patrol Change Command

For the last three years, Captain Brian Smith has led the Klamath Falls Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) successfully. On February 7 CAP held a Change of Command Ceremony as Captain Smith was honored for his commitment to the Squadron. The ceremony was performed by Oregon Wing CAP Commander, Colonel Billy Ray, and Vice Wing Commander, Lt. Colonel Rogers Walker.

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Coming Soon to Linkville Playhouse

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Coming Soon to Linkville Playhouse

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels The Musical, opens at Linkville Playhouse March 1st, the musical comedy is based on the popular 1988 MGM film, and takes the audience to the French Riviera for high jinks and hilarity. It is a sophisticated and suave tale with a good dash of mischief.

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Hispanic Advisory Board Launches Cinco de Mayo Festival Website

Hispanic Advisory Board Launches Cinco de Mayo Festival Website

In preparation for the 16th Annual Cinco de Mayo Festival, the Hispanic Advisory Board, sponsored by Lutheran Community Services Northwest, recently launched its website at cincodemayokfalls.org. The site is accessible in English and several other languages, including Spanish. 

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SLMC Funds Everyone Swims Program at Ella Redkey Municipal Pool

SLMC Funds Everyone Swims Program at Ella Redkey Municipal Pool

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Ella Redkey Municipal Pool received a grant from Sky Lakes Medical Center to provide funding for the Everyone Swims program for the next three years.

The Everyone Swims program give all third graders from Klamath Fall and Klamath County a week’s with of swim lessons at no cost to student or family. The program includes five, 30-minute swim lessons where students develop skills, build confidence and have fun with their peers in the water.

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Monster Truck Insanity Tour Roars Into Klamath County [VIDEO]

Monster Truck Insanity Tour Roars Into Klamath County [VIDEO]

The Monster Truck Insanity Tour has never been seen before in Oregon and includes some of the nation’s biggest and baddest monster trucks, along with wild side by side tough truck and UTV races for locals, and the Monster Truck Ride Experience where spectators can take a ride in a REAL monster truck!

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Program on Wocus Set for February 4th

Program on Wocus Set for February 4th

A program on efforts to restore populations of wocus plants in the Klamath Basin will be presented next week during a meeting of the Klamath Basin Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Oregon.

The program is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, at the Klamath County Museum, 1451 Main St. in Klamath Falls. The meeting is open to anyone interested. Presenters will be Megan Skinner, acting water operations chief at the Bureau of Reclamation’s Klamath Basin Area Office, and Christie Nichols, a biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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KCSO Search and Rescue Sharpens Skills in 24-Hour Training Event

KCSO Search and Rescue Sharpens Skills in 24-Hour Training Event

Over this past weekend, Klamath County Search and Rescue (SAR) volunteers conducted an annual training at the Annie Creek Snow-Park. The exercise culminated in eleven volunteers participating by setting up a snow camp, with only what they could carry on their person, and surviving overnight (24 hours).

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Running Y To Host 4th Annual Bridal Show

Running Y To Host 4th Annual Bridal Show

Brides who attend this event will have the opportunity to meet with some of the best vendors in the Klamath Basin and Southern Oregon to plan the details of their wedding. This year’s vendors include those who specialize in photography, jewelry, catering, wedding cakes, DJs, spa services, hair beauty, wedding dresses, financial planning, and flowers and more!

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Greg Walden Fields Questions in Klamath Falls Town Hall [VIDEO]

Greg Walden Fields Questions in Klamath Falls Town Hall [VIDEO]

Around 150 people braved the weather to attend a town hall by Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River). A long list hoped to ask Walden a question during last Fridays town hall meeting at Oregon Tech.  

“We hear from a lot of people in a lot of different ways,” says Walden. “We have responded to more than 168,000 emails, letters, phone calls just in the last 2 years. Of which Klamath County has accounted for 9,610. There are so many ways we hear from people, like town halls like this.”

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Sky Lakes to Host Class Helping Cancer Patients During and After Treatment

Sky Lakes to Host Class Helping Cancer Patients During and After Treatment

“Mindfulness Through Cancer,” an eight-week course designed to help cancer patients during treatment and after treatment, begins at 5 p.m. January 21 at the Sky Lakes Community Health Education Center, 2200 N. Eldorado Blvd.

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