On Thursday, April 17, 2014, at approximately 6:12 a.m. Klamath Falls Police Department officers responded to the 1800 block of Laverne Avenue on the report of a murder.
A former Lake County deputy who turned himself in Sunday morning, April 13, after a warrant was issued for his arrest was taken into custody again by Oregon State Police (OSP) detectives that evening and is now lodged in the Klamath County Jail.
MARRIAH ANDREWS, a missing 17-year old Lakeview, Oregon girl, was found safe Sunday afternoon after she contacted a law enforcement officer in Lakeview.
Oregon State Police (OSP) is asking for the public's help to find a 17-year old missing, endangered female who may be with a former Lake County Sheriff's Office deputy wanted on charges related to an alleged sexual relationship with the missing juvenile female.
Oregon State Police (OSP) Criminal Investigations Division detectives are continuing the investigation into the death of a 66-year old man whose body was found Wednesday morning in the back of a burning pickup on a dirt road south of Highway 140W west of Klamath Falls.
Oregon Institute of Technology President Chris Maples announced today that the Oregon State Board of Higher Education approved the request for the university to establish its own independent Board of Trustees to govern Oregon Tech.
Oregon Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, and Reps. Peter DeFazio, Greg Walden, Kurt Schrader, and Suzanne Bonamici applauded the Forest Service announcement that it will soon release $67.8 million in payments to 18 Oregon counties under the Secure Rural Schools program.
The investigation centered on alleged criminal conduct toward a known female victim when she was less than 12 years of age. In October 2013, OSP arrested VALENCIA related to another sex abuse investigation into allegations involving a second known female victim who at the time was also under 12 years of age.
Compared to last year’s data, this year Klamath County moves up three spots to number 23 in Health Factors, comprised of key indicators representing health influences, while moving down two spots in Health Outcomes, representing how long and how well we live.
Former Running Y Ranch general manager will fill role for Pacific Power’s service territory in Klamath, Lake Counties and Northern California.
An Oregon State Police (OSP) traffic stop Tuesday night led to the arrest of a 30-year old Klamath Falls woman after the trooper found counterfeit $20 bills in her purse along with a small amount of methamphetamine.
Jeff Houston, candidate for Klamath County Commissioner, held a press conference this morning in response to a story printed in the local newspaper.
The Klamath Tribes, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Governor Kitzhaber, Senator Wyden, Senator Merkley, and Upper Klamath Basin irrigators announce proposed agreement on water and natural resource management issues
“Oregonians are rightfully concerned about the failure of Cover Oregon. Hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent on this broken website, and taxpayers have little to show for it. The GAO will take an independent look into what went wrong."
In a press conference this past Tuesday, the Klamath County Sheriff unveiled a large number of stolen items recovered in a burglary investigation involving 26 commercial break-ins that occurred over a 2 week period.
“If this were a car you’d been sold, you’d get it taken back under the Lemon Law. The car dealership would be held accountable,” Walden said
Testimony at trial revealed that Bray had told others before the shooting she was mad and going to shoot her husband.
"The state of Oregon’s exchange website, Cover Oregon, has been such a technological failure that the site was unable to enroll anyone months after the start of the open enrollment period,”
Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patridge announced that in January the District Attorney’s Office has put substantial resources into putting perpetrators of domestic violence behind bars.
During the Public Comment period of last week's BOCC meeting, the author of the proposed Klamath County Charter challenged assertions made by Commissioner Mallams in a guest editorial printed in the Herald and News and posted on Klamath Online.
Two people were injured Wednesday morning in a commercial truck crash on Highway 97 about three miles north of Gilchrist. Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation and would like to remind all travelers to be aware of the need to slow down as temperatures may drop and area roadways become unexpectedly icy.
Two commercial truck drivers and a passenger were uninjured Tuesday night following separate crashes in the same location on Highway 58 about ten miles west of Highway 97 in north Klamath County. The crashes, which were both ice-related, partially blocked the highway for several hours.