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22 May 2015

Governor Kate Brown declares drought emergencies for eight more counties

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Salem, Ore. -- Eight more Oregon counties have been declared drought emergencies by Governor Kate Brown including Jackson and Josephine counties. Deschutes, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, and Wasco were ...

22 May 2015

Roseburg woman arrested, tried to eat evidence on way to jail

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Roseburg, Ore. -- A Roseburg woman is now in jail with charges of tampering with evidence. Roseburg Police arrested Danielle Justus for a parole violation on Wednesday. Police say that on the way t ...

22 May 2015

Bing mapping car spotted in Rogue Valley

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Rogue Valley, Ore. -- A piece of technology from Microsoft has been driving Rogue Valley streets this week. At least two cars with 360 degree cameras have been spotted taking pictures of Rogue Vall ...

22 May 2015

Why are the Owls flying away?

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Why do so many Oregon Tech students leave Klamath County when they graduate?  Some OIT honor students are working to answer that question. Over 80% of Oregon Tech students say ...

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 ...