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Supporters of KBRA to hold rally at festival
Event will be at 2 p.m. in MerrillM E R R I L L — Proponents of the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement will have a rally Saturday during the Potato Festival, according to a press release.
by Ty Beaver, Herald and News 10/16/10
H&N Staff Reporter
Those organizing the rally are expected to urge voters to vote no on Measure 18-80, an advisory measure on Klamath County’s November ballot asking voters whether the county should stop being involved in the KBRA.The rally will be at 2 p.m at Carleton Farms Scale and Storage at Main Street and Hill Road in Merrill.
Speakers include:• Klamath County Commissioner Cheryl Hukill
• Cheri Little, a Wood River Valley rancher and director of Upper Klamath Water Users• Karl Wenner, a Klamath Falls surgeon
• Cheri Unruh who is from a Malin area farm family• Don Gentry, vice chairman of the Klamath Tribes
A “yes” vote on the measure means the county should cease participating in the KBRA, while a “no” vote means the county should continue to participate.The measure is advisory and the Klamath County Board of Commissioners are not legally required to abide by its result.
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