The Klamath Rant

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Bad Politics Featuring Linthicum

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July 15 2019 23:16

Recently (June 20, 2019) eleven state senators went AWOL ten days before the scheduled end of the legislative session. They said it was to protest […]

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Klamath County’s Continued Property Con

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January 28 2019 22:10

“…from my cold, dead hands.” Charlton Heston’s passionate quote about gun rights could also be applied to how government seems to feel about relinquishing ANY […]

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Follow the Money

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November 5 2018 22:55

The problem of excessive campaign financing has been with us for many decades, but has grown to staggering proportions in recent years. From record presidential […]

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Pitiful Klamath Political

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June 1 2018 5:46

There’s a decent argument that the last presidential election sucked because it was a clear dilemma of voting for whom you disliked least; a choice […]

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Klamath County Scams Property Tax

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November 11 2017 22:57

Nobody enjoys paying taxes, but we accept it with the understanding that the taxes are fair and just. Property tax is a mainstay that most […]

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Another Boom for Klamath Gone Bust

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April 13 2017 21:17

Klamath’s home grown wood products company and largest private employer was recently purchased by a Canadian investment firm who moved the corporate headquarters from Klamath […]

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Chamber of Commerce Uselessness

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March 31 2017 23:29

Complacent acceptance must ebb from the same rote stupor as so many rituals lingering in our common minds. Get up, get ready, warm up the […]

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Jeld-Wen Goes Public

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January 28 2017 20:02

Now anyone can buy stock in the largest door and window manufacturer in the world. Quite an accomplishment for a company with humble beginnings in […]

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New County Commissioners Disappoint from Get-Go

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January 6 2017 0:20

It would have been so wonderful to offer nothing but praise for the new County leadership: all they had to do was think and act […]

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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

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April 20 2016 5:51

Update 2/8/2017: Admit to being wrong about Clinton becoming president. We weren’t wrong about her winning, she did win with 2 million more votes than […]

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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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