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2 dead, 4 shot in Chiloquin, deputy crashes on way to scene

Nov. 15, 2021 15:44 PM EST

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Four people were shot, two of them fatally, and a sheriff’s deputy was hospitalized after a two-car accident on the way to the scene, authorities said. Andrew Lee Noe, 30, of Klamath Falls, Oregon, was arrested in the Sunday night shootings...

Another illegal marijuana operation found in southern Oregon

Oct. 19, 2021 21:02 PM EDT

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Another large illegal marijuana operation has been discovered in southern Oregon, authorities said. On Tuesday, law enforcement executing a search warrant in a downtown Klamath Falls warehouse found marijuana with a street value of more than...

Massive marijuana operation discovered in southern Oregon

Oct. 09, 2021 12:54 PM EDT

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Deputies stumbled into a significant illegal marijuana operation in southern Oregon this week, finding an amount of marijuana with a street value conservatively estimated at more than $100 million, authorities said. A 27,000-square-foot...

'I saw death and destruction': Passenger recalls train crash

Oct. 07, 2021 16:12 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — An Oregon man said he survived a recent train derailment in Montana by holding onto a grab bar in the bathroom of a passenger car that ended up on its side and separated from the rest of the train. “I was on the left side (of the train car) and...

Ex-official calls out city for ending equity group

Sep. 20, 2021 19:23 PM EDT

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — In the summer of 2020, after racial justice protests roiled Klamath Falls and many other American cities, the Klamath Falls City Council created a task force to examine local issues of racial and social fairness and advise city government on ways to make the city...