4th of July Events Around the Region

The fourth of July is here,  and there are plenty of ways for you to welcome it in. This afternoon Southern Oregon has many exciting events celebrating the country’s independence.   Here’s a list of events happening around the region today:     Central Point - “Red White and Boom” – Jackson County Fairgrounds - 7:00 p.m. Festivities started … Continue reading »

New Shuttle From Klamath Falls To MFR

MEDFORD, Ore. — Southwest Point Shuttles has been running with several stops from Brookings to Klamath Falls for nearly 14 years. Now, they will have one more to help out air travelers in the area. When United Express stopped flights in Klamath Falls at the beginning of the month, it left several travelers frustrated and … Continue reading »

Metal Thieves Get Prison Time

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. — Two men were sentenced to more than 15 years in prison after being arrested for stealing metal. A Klamath County Circuit Court Judge sentenced Marty Lynn Holloway to 8 years and 11 months in prison for Criminal Racketeering. Holloway was the ringleader of a group of thieves that stole over $100,000.00 … Continue reading »

Arrests Made in “Operation Gold Card”

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. — The Klamath County Sheriff’s department has made 28 arrests so far in the investigation they are calling, “Operation Gold Card.” “Operation Gold Card” revealed suspects using their Oregon Trails Card at a store front called “Mi Pueblo” on East Main in Klamath Falls. Funds would be charged to people’s cards, but … Continue reading »

Major Fraud Arrests in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Law enforcement officials say this is possibly one of the biggest fraud cases in Southern Oregon history. Law enforcement in Klamath Falls held a press conference on Thursday announcing a major fraud investigation involving more than 60 people. About 30 arrests were made Thursday morning, and law enforcement is seeking at … Continue reading »

Crash Near Klamath Falls Kills One

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into the cause of a Tuesday night’s single vehicle crash that killed one person. The crash occured along Highway 97 about two miles north of the Highway 58 junction in Klamath County. OSP responded to the area at about 9:35 p.m. Tuesday to … Continue reading »

Man Hit and Kills Woman Near Klamath

NEAR KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A man is behind bars, accused of driving under the influence and causing a fatal traffic crash. The crash happened Sunday night on Rosewood Lane in Sprague River, near Klamath Falls. Sheriff Deputies said 23-year old Joseph Schuster hit and killed 63-year old Barbara Malo. Officials said she died at … Continue reading »

Governor Signs Basin Agreement

NEAR CHILOQUIN, Ore. – Governor John Kitzhaber and other Oregon and California leaders are gathering this morning for the official signing of the historic Upper Klamath Basin Comprehensive Agreement. Members include Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, Undersecretary of the Department of Commerce Kathryn Sullivan, California Resources Secretary John Laird, Klamath … Continue reading »

Simulation Teaches About Drunk Driving

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.– Students in Klamath Falls are getting a graphic simulation of the consequences of drinking and driving. Nearly 1,000 high school students from Henley, Bonanza, and Triad were at the Henley High School football field Thursday morning, for “Operation Prom Night”. Organizers say the event simulates a realistic head-on collision between two cars. … Continue reading »

Death Investigation Near Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) are continuing to investigate the death of a 66-year old man whose body was found Wednesday around 8:00 a.m. in the back of a burning pickup on a dirt road. The Rocky Point Fire department and EMS, along with OSP responded to the dirt road, south of … Continue reading »

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