The Klamath Rant

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Announcing a Change of Direction

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November 17 2016 5:25

Klamath.net is very happy about some recent events. Due to the electorate cleaning house in Klamath County and the City of Klamath Falls, this entire […]

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Election Results 2016 – Klamath, State of Or

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November 13 2016 21:11

We’re providing a better summary of election results for everyone frustrated that nobody else has aggregated the high points in one convenient location. KLAMATH COUNTY […]

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Kellstrom and Hart’s Worst Decision –

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November 3 2016 17:33

Recently the most compelling downtown historical facade went away as the tears of those who admired it rained like acid. There should have been a […]

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IT COULD HAPPEN! This blog will go away…if

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October 30 2016 22:04

Sometime in the past year, an editor at the newspaper monopoly groused about websites that portay Klamath negatively. This site wasn’t referenced directly, no doubt […]

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Klamath Voters Beware: Linthicum

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October 22 2016 17:47

As anyone walking in rattlesnake country knows, what can harm you most is what you don’t see. Fangs and venom of rattlesnakes are well-known and […]

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Hypocrisy Klamath Election 2016

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October 5 2016 23:49

Eastern Oregonians often bitch about the lopsided population spread that gives the Portland area control over electing the Governor. Even if everyone outside of the […]

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Burning Man Avoid Klamath Falls

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August 16 2016 11:01

Around a quarter of the traffic to Burning Man passes through Oregon. In Reno, the economic multiplier effect of the Burning Man migration is estimated […]

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Klamath’s Rigged Primary Election

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May 12 2016 22:08

The greatest insult to an American flag isn’t burning it. Far more shocking is when someone you trusted—in this country—in a position of power metaphorically […]

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County Leadership: Hope for Change

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May 10 2016 2:59

IN ALLAH WE TRUST  Imagine seeing that painted on the walls of the Klamath County Courthouse. The only group this would not offend are Muslims. […]

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Republicans Force Election of First Female Preside

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April 20 2016 5:51

Kelley Minty Morris, the youngest person ever to be elected county commissioner, is smart and competent, but she would have never been elected if she […]

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What’s our government (NOT) smoking?

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March 14 2016 20:41

Call it proof of (insert word here): stupidity, arrogance, dysfunction, denial, oppression. The decisions and actions Klamath County and the City of Klamath Falls have […]

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Klamath Bumped From Highest Ranking

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October 1 2015 22:04

Klamath Falls remains in the top three, but has lost top rank, moving to number two in the list of the Oregon cities where the most people […]

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Blind Driving

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September 21 2015 19:43

Not many people are aware of this: it is illegal to leave auxiliary driving lights on when approaching another vehicle. Those fog lights or driving […]

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Captain Kangaroo Named New Economic Development Di

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May 31 2015 18:10

After an exhaustive nation-wide search for a replacement for Trey Senn, the Klamath County Economic Development Association has selected Captain Kangaroo for the position. Wait…sorry, […]

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To Newspaper: Stop Helping Burglars

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December 12 2014 21:03

The First Amendment of the US Constitution establishes the freedom of the press, but it does little to protect citizens from tyranny of the press. […]

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Politics, the Community College, and an Alternate

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November 4 2014 22:51

Community College? What of it? What does the college have to do with anything in politics or the economy? Bear with us, the point will […]

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Basin Transit Service

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September 5 2014 6:49

A reader submitted a rant about Basin transit we felt worthy of posting. Note: Staff at The Klamath Rant have never ridden the Basin Transit […]

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Klamath’s Burning Man Circle Jerk

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August 21 2014 18:48

Few mental images are as nonsensical, depraved and immoral as the idiocy of a group of guys excitedly masterbating in a circle. What began as […]

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Klamath’s Futile Ineptitude Harms Economy

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June 24 2014 4:07

The water wars. Guess what? Agriculture has lost the irrigation battle. The rest of the economy continues to suffer damage for a collective failure to understand […]

Beware CenturyLink

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June 14 2014 1:28

If you are familiar with the tale of Alice in Wonderland, take a moment to ponder whether Alice would have entered the rabbit hole with […]