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31 July 2015

Smoke From Fires Settles into the Rogue Valley

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Smoke from regional fires in Oregon and Northern California is affecting air quality for the Rogue Valley. The haze was slightly visible Friday morning, and became more thick as the day wore on."It' ...

31 July 2015

Community and firefighters concerned but hopeful about Stouts Fire

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MILO, ORE. -- The Stouts Creek Fire in Douglas County has burned at least 6,000 acres about 11 miles east of Canyonville. Smoke from the fire covered much of the surrounding area on Friday, somethi ...

31 July 2015

ODF crews ready for aggressive start to wildfire season

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Medford, Ore.-- All hands are on deck for the Oregon Department of Forestry as they prepare for what will likely be a busy weekend ahead.  As fire season finally picks up. ODF said they're fully st ...

31 July 2015

Sentry Eagle

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Skies over Klamath and Lake counties are buzzing this week with the sounds of 'Sentry Eagle'. Retired Colonel Steve Harper hosted the first Sentry Eagle back in 1986. He'd seen ...

31 July 2015

Organization giving out free backpacks and school supplies for children

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Ashland, Ore. --- An organization is giving out free school supplies for children ahead of the new school year.Saturday, South Valley Human Services in Ashland will give away several backpacks fille ...

30 July 2015

Stouts fire "blows up" to 6,000 acres

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

(Updated 7/31 9:06am) A major wildfire in Oregon burning this morning, July 31st. You can see the huge smoke cloud in the Rogue Valley and today there's a smoky haze across the region.It’s from th ...

30 July 2015

Homeless after storm

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. - A Talent family was left homeless after the storm that hit Southern Oregon in early July. A tree fell on their mobile home and they can't afford to move the old structure or replace i ...

30 July 2015

Teen alerts Central Point apartment residents of fire

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Central Point, Ore. -- Fire crews responded to the 1200 block of Cherry street in Central Point, for a reported air conditioning unit that had caught on fire. Once on scene, fire crews learned that ...

30 July 2015

West Medford once again the victim of violence

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- The call came in at 1:37  Thursday morning, as half a dozen shots were fired from a car driving south on Columbus Avenue.  An 18 year old woman that was hit has been released from ...

30 July 2015

Public meetings for the recent marijuana legislation being held in Jackson County

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Medford, Ore. --- If you have an opinion on marijuana legislation, your chance to speak is coming soon.    Jackson County commissioners will be holding a series of town hall meeting throughout th ...