Retired KFalls farmer seeks Distr. 28 senate

Retired wheat farmer, Karl Scronce, whose family has been in Klamath Falls for 100 years, is running for the District 28 Senate seat against incumbent Doug Whitsett. Both are Republicans. Scronce has spent a total of 12 years on the Klamath, Oregon and National Association of Wheat Growers Board of Directors. He has been on…

Balancing state budget is the most important challenge

{gallery}/03_01_11/town{/gallery} People are quick to voice their feelings on some bills pending in the legislature, said State Senator Doug Whitsett in a town hall meeting in Eagle Point, pointing to over 200 emails in a day regarding criminalizing dredging in the Rogue. On the other hand, when it comes to the budget that same vigor…

Sen. Whitsett on BM 49

By Sen. Doug Whitsett (R-KFalls Dist 28) (Editor’s note- Sen. Whitsett was the higher bidder at the D-9 Foundation   for the right an editorial opinion in the Upper Rogue Independent.)                     Ballot Measure 49 The voters of Oregon have twice restored property rights taken by the state through its unique land…

Senator Whitsett to seek 2nd term

Senator Doug Whitsett Sen. Whitsett to run for 2nd termSenator Doug Whitsett (R-Klamath Falls) announced his candidacy Friday for a second term in the Oregon Senate. Whitsett filed the required documents with the Secretary of State’s office on Wednesday, Oct. 3. "I have been privileged to serve the citizens of Senate District 28 during two…