Community banks and one regional bank in the West are hoping to profit from buying almost 60 branches from Wells Fargo & Co.

The most significant gain occurred in Oregon, where Klamath Falls-based Klamath First Bancorp nearly doubled its size last week with its purchase of 25 former First Interstate Bancorp branches that Wells divested after it bought the Los Angeles-based regional.

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