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29 May 2015

Federal Judge reportedly sides with Jackson County on GMO ban

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- According to the anti-GMO group, Our Family Farms, a federal judge has upheld an ordinance that banned cultivating and growing genetically modified crops in Jackson County.   The ru ...

06 May 2015

UPDATE: DA's Office not pressing charges in fatal pedestrian accident

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Update (5/26 12 p.m.) The District Attorney's office announced today that there will be no charges filed in the death of a Medford man who was hit and killed in the north Medford Walmart parking lo ...

29 May 2015

Southern Oregon High School mascots may undergo a name change.

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore -- The Oregon Department of Education makes a ruling against Native American themed mascots, and if that ruling sticks, public schools across the state will have to make a big chang ...

29 May 2015

Josephine Co. officials say Tiger Preservation Center's allegations are false

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Josephine County, Ore. -- Josephine County commissioners say an animal preserve is making false statements about the county. Commissioners said the Tiger Preservation Center, a non-profit organizati ...

29 May 2015

Chiloquin shooting victim identified

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. - A Chiloquin man is recovering from a gunshot wound to the chest...but no arrests have been made. The Klamath County Sheriff's Office says the shooting took place at around 5:30 Thu ...

29 May 2015

Officials in Klamath County searching for missing pilot

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Klamath County, Ore. -- A search is underway in Klamath County for a missing pilot from Kingsley Field. The 173rd fighter wing has confirmed that an airman failed to report for duty, and is conside ...

29 May 2015

Klamath Falls program trying to help reduce child abuse and neglect cases

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Klamath County ranks sixth among Oregon counties in terms of child abuse and neglect.Bob Pickel of Lutheran Community Services is working to improve those numbers.The agency ...

29 May 2015

The RRRink offering free skating for youth with disabilities

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Medford, Ore. ---  Come celebrate on ice with the Southern Oregon Junior Spartans special hockey team.The RRRink on Center Drive will host a free skating session for youth with disabilities from 11 ...

29 May 2015

Josephine County Oathkeepers demobilizing

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- The Oathkeepers of Josephine County say they're moving operations out of the Sugar Pine Mine area for good, but they say their work is far from over. The group began security op ...

29 May 2015

City of Medford’s grass ordinance takes effect June 1st

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Medford, Ore. -- The City of Medford’s weed and grass ordinance takes effect in just a couple days.On June 1st, the City of Medford will require home owners to maintain their grass at 10 inches o ...