27 January 2012

Oregon Students Have Lower Graduation Rates

Posted in Local

New figures were released today showing Oregon high schools failed to graduate one of every three students in 2011. While the state's on-time graduation rate rose from 66 to 67 percent for the class ...

26 January 2012

Sams Valley Bust Reveals "Boxed Meth" Lab

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(1/26/12) Police have made an unusual bust in Sams Valley by arresting a man for possessing a boxed meth lab among other things.  Police say the boxed lab found in Kevin Lyle Cory’s trailer was n ...

26 January 2012

Timber Counties Fear Bankruptcy

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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What does Oregon do for money? As rural counties teeter on bankruptcy, politicians have two ideas: Open up forests for timber cutting *and* ask the feds for more money until they can do it.It's all ...

26 January 2012

Trash Fire in Medford

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A trash fire that spread to a house was quickly extinguished by Medford fire crews this morning.The fire happened on Thomas road just before nine. A candle in side the house had set a dog bed on fir ...

26 January 2012

Restoration Economy

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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A healthy watershed in the Upper Klamath Basin could also help to create a healthy economy, thanks to a 400 thousand dollar grant from the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board. Shannon Peterson of the ...

26 January 2012

Boxed Meth Lab Bust

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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Boxed meth labs like these contain everything needed to make meth...''Glassware, chemicals, sludge..."     And they're a rare find in Jackson County these days.   ''Last year we had one in the ...

26 January 2012

Facebook's Impact on Oregon's Economy

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Nearly 50-percent of Oregonians are now active users on Facebook spending an average of fifteen minutes a day on the social media website. Business owners from all over Southern Oregon came out to a ...

26 January 2012

Former Roseburg teacher facing child sex abuse charges

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A former teacher at Fullerton IV Elementary in Roseburg pleaded guilty Tuesday afternoon to encouraging child sex abuse. Our partners at KPIC-TV say Steven Derlacki, 30, was facing 40 counts, but af ...

26 January 2012

Ice Hockey Roof Colapse

Posted in U.S. & World News

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The roof of a new ice hockey rink collapses-- all while a game is being played! This happened in Slovakia and the video comes from you-tube. Former NHL player Richard Zednik and some kids were skat ...

26 January 2012

Decision 2012: The Latest

Posted in U.S. & World News

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In politics this morning: A new NBC polls shows Americans are more optimistic about the economy. That's good news as the President spreads his clean energy message out west today... Mr. Obama's in L ...