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24 April 2015

Stolen goat leaves Medford family without it's medical benefits

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is investigation a rare case. Baby, a West Medford's family pet goat, was stolen on April 11th. It's owner, Leonardo Calvillo said it happened at ...

24 April 2015

Klamath Tribes make water call

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. - For the third year in a row, the Klamath Tribes are making a 'call' to exercise their senior water rights. Demands on water are outpacing availability...and the Klamath Tribes have ...

24 April 2015

Multiple animals found in Klamath Falls home filled with rotting garbage

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Animal Control officers in Klamath County are asking the District Attorney to file multiple charges of animal neglect against three people.Animal Control officer Gale McMahon ...

23 April 2015

Sugar Pine Mine supporters rally at Medford BLM office

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Sugar Pine Mine co-owner George Backes spoke loud and clear at a rally Thursday. "This is my pursuit of happiness." And he wasn't alone.  Dozens gathered outside the Bureau of Land ...

24 April 2015

Hyatt Lake opening for the weekend, despite low water levels

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Ashland, Ore. --- Despite lower than normal water levels.Hyatt Lake will re-open to fisherman this weekend.The Bureau of Land Management will be opening one of two boat ramps at the lake.The BLM say ...

24 April 2015

Medford officer saves woman's life

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Medford, Ore. --- A Medford Police officer is being credited for saving the life of a 35-year-old woman.Medford Police say Officer Kenneth Lehman was responding to a reported overdose on the 800 blo ...

24 April 2015

Bill may allow motorcyclists to pass between cars in traffic

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Ore. --- Motorcyclists in Oregon may not have to sit in traffic jams much longer.On Thursday, April 23rd, the Oregon Senate voted 18 to 10 to back a bill allowing motorcycles to pass between cars in ...

24 April 2015

Medford Police responding to more suicide and suicide attempt calls

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police say they have been busier than usual responding to calls of suicides or attempted suicides.The department says they average about 40 calls a month, but as of Tuesday ...

24 April 2015

Medford man arrested after stealing a truck from Litha

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Medford, Ore. --- A man is arrested after allegedly stealing a new Dodge Ram pick of truck from LithiaMedford Police say they spotted 37-year-old David McDaniel around 5:00 a.m., the morning of Apri ...

23 April 2015

SOU classified employees rally amid contract negotiations

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Contract negotiations are becoming heated as Southern Oregon University's classified employees rallied Thursday on campus. "We're gonna ask ask ask for a fair contract," chanted uni ...