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22 May 2015

Fire officials respond to structure fire overnight in O'Brien

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O'Brien, Ore. -- (Press Release) At approximately 3:30 a.m. Friday the Illinois Valley Fire District, AMR and Rural Metro were tone out and responded to a reported structure fire at the 100 Block ...

22 May 2015

Lane Co. head-on crash kills Bonanza woman, sends 2 to hospital

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Lowell, Ore. --  Oregon State Police Troopers are continuing to investigate a fatal two vehicle crash on HWY 58 Thursday afternoon that claimed the life of Bonanza woman Katherine Gonzalez. The hea ...

21 May 2015

Sky Park development appeal accepted by Medford City Council

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Medford City Councilors approve moving forward with a major development in downtown Thursday night. 26 bungalow style apartments across from the Medford Library have been in the work ...

21 May 2015

Oath Keepers standing down from Sugar Pine Mine, awaiting appeal decision.

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Galice, Ore. -- Armed members of the Oath Keepers in Josephine county are standing down from the Sugar Pine Mine in Galice tonight. Last night the Interior Board of Land Appeals announced that they ...

21 May 2015

Medford City Council votes to upgrade Foothill Road

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- One of Medford's most dangerous roads will soon get a little safer as the City Council pledges millions to upgrade Foothill Road in east Medford.   The council approved a loan agree ...

21 May 2015

AAA: Memorial Day travel busiest in 10 years

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --  It's been a dangerous week on Southern Oregon's roads with fatal accidents on both Tuesday and Wednesday.   Now with Memorial Day weekend traditionally one of the busiest travel w ...

21 May 2015

Farmers relying on creeks concerned about possible dry up

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Earlier-than-normal heat in Southern Oregon has forced many crops to come in early and along with them, concerns about what this summer's drought will mean for farmers. It was busy ...

21 May 2015

Govnernor Brown reminds Oregonians of fire safety for Memorial Day weekend

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Ore. --- With Memorial Day weekend approaching, many have plans for camping and other outdoor activities, but Oregon Governor Kate Brown is asking for everyone to use basic fire safety.Governor Brow ...

21 May 2015

Grants Pass shooting continues under investigation

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- The Jackson County sheriff's office is still investigating a shooting that sent a Grants Pass man to the hospital.It happened early in the morning on Thursday, May 14th, on the ...

21 May 2015

Crews finish up final touches on the Boatnik festival

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner, and that means Boatnik is about to get under way.Crews spent the first half of today, May 21st, putting finishing touches on thi ...